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Carter Conboy Welcomes Libby Coreno as Director

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PROMINENT PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT ATTORNEY, M. ELIZABETH “LIBBY” CORENO, TO JOIN CARTER CONBOY AS DIRECTOR

Highly-respected Saratoga County attorney, M. Elizabeth “Libby” Coreno, will be joining Carter Conboy as a Director on May 18, 2015.

Ms. Coreno represents a wide-range of clients, from individuals to regional businesses to Fortune 500 companies. She has significant experience and specializes in zoning, planning and real property development; complex commercial and real estate transactions; SEQRA review process and procedure; litigation; environmental law; municipal law; and appeals. Ms. Coreno’s noteworthy representations include being co-counsel to GLOBALFOUNDRIES since 2008 in the development of its Fab 8 Campus in Malta; special counsel to Luther Forest Technology Campus Economic Development Corporation in its application for local legislation for future development; and, co-counsel to The Saratoga Hospital in the development of its medical campus, Saratoga Medical Park at Malta.

“Libby joining Carter Conboy is a significant achievement as we continue to grow and diversify our firm. She is an extremely talented, accomplished and respected lawyer and we are fortunate to have her”, said Michael J. Catalfimo, Carter Conboy’s Chief Operating Officer.

He adds, “In the past four years, Carter Conboy has achieved great success in diversifying our practice areas, deepening our bench, and broadening our geographic reach. Libby’s addition to the firm will build on that success, as her depth and breadth of experience will compliment and benefit both our firm and the clients and industries we represent.”

Ms. Coreno joins Carter Conboy after more than 10 years of practice in a Saratoga Springs law firm. She will continue her presence in the Saratoga legal community by working regularly in Carter Conboy’s Saratoga Springs office, while also assisting the firm’s Albany based real estate, banking, construction, litigation and appellate practices.

“I could not be more excited to join the distinguished and talented team of attorneys at Carter Conboy. Since the beginning of my career, I have been impressed by the depth of their collective knowledge and variety of practice areas which will now be available to my clients. I look forward to the opportunity to bring my unique practice experience to Carter Conboy.”

Ms. Coreno is a familiar face to the local legal and professional community as a frequent speaker on topics involving land use, SEQRA, and real property zoning, planning and development. She is the current Vice-President and President-Elect of the Saratoga County Bar Association, where she also serves as Newsletter Editor. Ms. Coreno is a 2003 cum laude graduate of Albany Law School of Union University and a 2000 graduate of the University of Kentucky, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in History. She is a member of the New York State Bar Association, Title and Transfer Committee and Real Property section.

She is committed to the local community through her involvement in several business and charitable organizations. She is President-Elect of the Leadership Saratoga Alumni Association; the Secretary of the Board of Directors for Coesa, Inc., a Saratoga Springs health and wellness center; and a committee member for the Capital Region Recovery Center, Inc. Additionally, she has volunteered in various positions with the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), the Stillwater Mock Trial Team, Saratoga READS!, Saratoga PLAN, the Literacy Council of Northeastern New York, and the Wellspring, Inc. (formerly Domestic Violence Rape Crisis Services of Saratoga).

Carter Conboy is a Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent™ peer rated full-service law firm committed to providing the highest quality legal representation to its clients. Founded in 1920, Carter Conboy has offices in Albany and Saratoga Springs, New York, serving clients throughout New York, Massachusetts, New Jersey and New Hampshire. For additional information about the firm, visit www.carterconboy.com or contact the firm’s Director of Marketing, Stacy A. Smith, at 518-810-0516 or ssmith@carterconboy.com.