We could not be more pleased to have Richard Mitchell rejoin us, particularly given his historical perspective and his well-recognized leadership in so many aspects of community life in the Hudson Valley
Albany, New York (PRWEB) July 03, 2012
Richard A. Mitchell, a partner in the law firm of Iseman, Cunningham, Riester & Hyde, LLP, has been selected to join the board of directors of Family Services. As a member of the board, Rick will support Family Services’ mission to help families and individuals help themselves through direct services, collaboration and advocacy. “We could not be more pleased to have Richard Mitchell rejoin us, particularly given his historical perspective and his well-recognized leadership in so many aspects of community life in the Hudson Valley” Board Chair Sandra Ludlum said in a prepared statement. Rick, a lifelong resident of Poughkeepsie, served on the Family Services board prior to 2012, but had left in 2007 to serve as the Board Chair of the United Way of Dutchess County.
Family Services forges community partnerships through collaboration and advocacy in health and human services as well as cultural and educational opportunities to improve the lives of individuals and families in the Hudson Valley. Its programs include youth development, counseling and support, case management, education, staff training and development, program design and evaluation – all geared to helping people help themselves.
Head of ICRH’s Charitable Contributions committee, Mr. Mitchell concentrates his practice in the areas of banking, bankruptcy, workouts and commercial litigation, as well as health care, corporate and transactional matters. His banking practice includes representation of major banks and corporations as lenders, both secured and unsecured, in Chapter 7, 11 and 13 cases throughout New York. He has handled bankruptcies in such diverse fields as construction, health care and retail. Rick's health care practice includes representation of physicians with respect to practice formation, choice of entity, governance, employment agreements, and regulatory compliance. He has negotiated exclusive contracts, recruiting agreements, and other contracts with hospitals, and has represented health care clients in mergers and acquisitions.
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