We look for a lot of professional excellence and people who give back to the community and are committed to making the Hudson Valley a better place.
Albany, NY (Vocus/PRWEB) March 21, 2011
On March 14, 2011, Iseman, Cunningham, Riester & Hyde, LLP associate, Omer Gil was among the honorees at the sixth annual Forty under 40 “Shaker Awards” hosted by the Dutchess County Chamber of Commerce. The event recognizes the accomplishments of those under the age of 40 who display excellence in both their professional and personal lives.
Gil was selected as a finalist out of 100 nominees for his passion in and out of the office. “We look for a lot of professional excellence and people who give back to the community and are committed to making the Hudson Valley a better place,” explains Kimberly Hunt Lee, co-chairwoman of the award celebration. This year’s event, which was sponsored by Iseman, Cunningham, Riester & Hyde, LLP, and several other local businesses, attracted approximately 800 attendees.
Gil practices in the areas of insurance fraud law and litigation. He is a licensed agent of the International Basketball Federation, or FIBA. As such, he represents athletes looking to play professional basketball overseas. Gil received his M.B.A. and J.D. degrees from St. Thomas University, and has been with ICRH since 2008. He is also committed to being active in his community. Gil serves as co-chair of United Way of Dutchess County Young Leaders United, and is a member of the board of directors of Rebuilding Together Dutchess County (RTDC), which works to preserve affordable homeownership and revitalize communities.
Additionally, Gil served as a team leader for the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life event in Fishkill, NY, in 2010 and will do so again this year. He is a member of the 2010 class of Leadership Dutchess, a nine-month program dedicated to the development of participants’ leadership skills by encouraging them to build an effective network of business professionals willing to accept leadership roles within the community.
About Iseman, Cunningham, Riester & Hyde, LLP:
The mission of Iseman, Cunningham, Riester & Hyde, LLP is simple and straightforward: to diligently and effectively represent and protect clients’ interests while adhering to the highest standards of ethics, integrity and professionalism. The firm does this by offering the level of professional skill and sophistication found in the country's largest law firms, with the personal service you can receive only from a small firm.
Iseman, Cunningham, Riester & Hyde’s clients are individuals, small businesses, large regional firms and Fortune 500 companies. They include health care systems, construction and engineering firms, health care and liability insurers and service companies, hospitals, banks, government contractors, manufacturers, retailers, trade associations, not-for-profit corporations, nursing homes and physicians.
As experienced counselors, negotiators and litigators, Iseman, Cunningham, Riester & Hyde handles multimillion-dollar transactions and disputes, but the firm also serves the everyday needs of its clients for corporate counseling, tax planning, document preparation and review, professional licensing and other basic services.
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