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Samuel L. Shapiro, Esq.


Samuel L. Shapiro, Esq.

Sam brings 40 years of legal experience to our team. Sam is a senior partner at Kavinoky Cook LLP and has unique credentials as an expert in contracts, Health Care law and Business/Corporate law. He represents nursing homes, adult homes, senior housing facilities, independent practice associations, and physicians.

Sam understands the hospital workplace. From 2004-2009, Sam served the Erie County Medical Center Corporation as Vice Chairman and Board Member and also from 2007-2009 as Treasurer and Chairman of the Finance Committee. He has achieved the highest Martindale-Hubbell rating (AV) for legal ability and professional standards. He is included for 2010 and 2011 in the Best Lawyers in America for Health Care Law and Corporate Law, and also for 2010 in New York Super Lawyers. Sam, in 1999, received from the University at Buffalo Law Alumni Association, the Distinguished Alumni Award for Leadership by Example as a Private Practitioner.

Sam is available for legal consultation and strategic planning for contract negotiations, workplace issues and other areas that require legal expertise.


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