Leanne M. Shofi, Special Counsel at Cuddy & Feder LLP was recently elected to serve on the Board of Directors of the Women’s Business Development Council and the Alumni Board of the Elisabeth Haub School of Law.
Ms. Shofi, a Special Counsel in Cuddy & Feder’s Litigation Group, handles all aspects of federal and state complex commercial litigation and alternative dispute resolution. Her practice includes the representation of corporations and individuals in telecommunications and land use litigation, financial industry and business litigation, Article 78 proceedings, appeals, employment disputes, and title disputes.
The Women’s Business Development Council (WBDC) supports economic prosperity for women and helps strengthen communities through entrepreneurial and financial education services that create and grow sustainable jobs and businesses across Connecticut. From starting or growing a business to increasing income, the Women’s Business Development Council drives business success in a tangible and accessible way.
The Alumni Association at the Elisabeth Haub School of Law strives to build connections between alumni and the School, developing opportunities for alumni to interact with students and network with fellow alumni. Members of the Board are focused on furthering the Law School’s mission by supporting alumni in their professional development, encouraging alumni to provide financial support for the Law School, and assisting the Law School in its efforts to recruit students and place both students and alumni.
“It’s an honor to serve these two important organizations. I’m excited to help empower women to launch and grow new businesses as well as support law school alumni to pursue professional endeavors,” said Ms. Shofi.
Ms. Shofi will serve a three-year board term with each organization.
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Cuddy & Feder LLP proudly serves clients in the areas of real estate; public and private finance (including tax-exempt and taxable bond financing); litigation & appellate practice; land use, zoning & development; telecommunications; energy & environmental; non-profit organizations; and trusts, estates & elder law. Over 45 years, we have established ourselves as the leading law firm serving a vast region that includes Westchester, New York City, Connecticut and the Hudson River Valley. Our foundation is local, and we enjoy enduring relationships with leaders, institutions and decision-makers in the communities we serve.