LaMarche Safranko Law Scholarship to deserving Waterford-Halfmoon Senior

Every year LaMarche Safranko Law provides a scholarship to a graduating Waterford-Halfmoon senior.  The LaMarche Safranko Law Scholarship Award is given to a deserving senior that demonstrates the following qualities: heart, compassion, work ethic and leadership skills.  In addition, the student should be involved in National Honor Society and athletics or other school activities.  The […]

Animal Abuse Response Vehicle

A few days ago, the Albany County District Attorney’s office in conjunction with Mohawk Hudson Humane Society announced a new animal abuse response vehicle that will be used to assist the Animal Cruelty Taskforce (ACT) during responses and investigations into hoarding and animal abuse cases.  This van will allow task force members to treat animals […]

Happy New Year

2013 was a great year for us at LaMarche Safranko Law. George and Andy were selected in the 2013 edition of Superlawyers ; George was honored as one of the Capital District Business Review’s 40 under 40; and Andy was selected for the fifth consecutive year in Best Lawyers in America. We continued to successfully […]

Pro Bono

On May 22, 2013, a public notice was issued for a rule change to the Official Compilation of Codes, Rules, and Regulations of the State of New York (“NYCRR”).  The rule that was changed – entitled “Voluntary Pro Bono Service” – now strongly encourages attorneys in the State of New York to provide at least […]

Giving Back

Over the last year, LaMarche Safranko Law has had the pleasure of sponsoring and supporting many wonderful causes in the Capital District. In keeping with our passion for athletics and community service, we have thoroughly enjoyed sponsoring many athletic teams, including the Waterford Youth Council baseball and soccer teams and a Capital District flag football […]

LaMarche Raises Over $5,000 for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

I am proud to announce that thanks to the support of wonderful friends and family, I have raised $5,360 to help stop leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin lymphoma and myeloma from taking more lives. As a member of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) Team In Training, I have surpassed my fundraising goal and successfully completed my […]

Avoid a DWI Misdemeanor Conviction and Save Almost $200,000!

For most individuals, a DWI (Driving While Intoxicated) misdemeanor arrest and/or conviction is a devastating event.  The whole process of being arrested, much less convicted, of a DWI misdemeanor is typically enough of a warning to prevent a person from getting behind the wheel of a car after drinking alcohol ever again. We can all […]

Q&A with the Rensselaer County Chamber’s Leadership Institute

George LaMarche is active with the Rensselaer County Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Institute. Read this Q&A with George as printed in the Troy Record to learn more about the Institute and George’s perspectives on being a lawyer. Q: What does the Leadership Institute offer its students? A: Basically, it’s an opportunity for us to meet […]