Hiscock & Barclay
Hiscock & Barclay

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CONVICTION VACATED

Hiscock & Barclay attorneys successfully appeal a federal conviction following a four-week jury trial.

Real Property Tax & Condemnation

Real Property Tax & Condemnation
STRATEGY SUCCEEDS

Hiscock & Barclay attorneys successfully resist a municipality’s effort to impose real estate taxes on a tax-exempt property.

Health Care & Human Services

Health Care & Human Services
DISPUTES RESOLVED

Hiscock & Barclay attorneys help non-profit maintain health accounts for workers.

Professional Liability

Professional Liability
VICTORIES WON

Hiscock & Barclay attorneys make case for the defendant and a lawsuit against an accounting firm gets dismissed.

TORTS & PRODUCT LIABILITY

TORTS & PRODUCT LIABILITY
VICTORIES WON

Hiscock & Barclay successfully defends City of Syracuse from negligence claim

IMMIGRATION

IMMIGRATION
WAY CLEARED

Hiscock & Barclay attorneys help married couple stay together in America.

Commercial Litigation

Commercial Litigation
STRATEGY SUCCEEDS

Hiscock & Barclay Attorneys Win in Federal Appeals Court

Regulatory

Regulatory
STRATEGY SUCCEEDS

Our attorneys helped spare a client from a new and burdensome reporting requirements.

IMMIGRATION

IMMIGRATION
WAY CLEARED

Hiscock & Barclay attorneys help a Canadian business owner move to and invest in America.

Labor & Employment

Labor & Employment
VICTORIES WON

Hiscock & Barclay attorneys successfully defended employer against claims of discrimination, harassment and retaliation.

Torts and Products Liability Defense

Torts and Products Liability Defense
VICTORIES WON

Hiscock & Barclay represents whistleblower in $30 million settlement.

Health Care & Human Services

Health Care & Human Services
DISPUTES RESOLVED

Hiscock & Barclay helps expose regulator's faulty statistical method.

Health Care & Human Services

Health Care & Human Services
GOALS REALIZED

Hiscock & Barclay assists developer of assisted living facility with competitive bidding process.

Health Care & Human Services

Health Care & Human Services
STRATEGY SUCCEEDS

Hiscock & Barclay attorneys helped a speciality pharmacy stand up to regulators.

Energy

Energy
CONNECTIONS MADE

Hiscock & Barclay attorneys work to integrate power line with state’s grid.

Health Care & Human Services

Health Care & Human Services
REGULATIONS REFORMED

Hiscock & Barclay helps pharmacists defeat rules that would have sent patients out of state for prescriptions.

Labor & Employment

Labor & Employment
DISPUTES RESOLVED

The Firm successfully negotiated a consent decree to resolve a lawsuit commenced by the United States Equal Employment Opportunity.

ENVIRONMENTAL

ENVIRONMENTAL
CONNECTIONS MADE

Hiscock & Barclay attorneys help power project move forward.

Real Property Tax & Condemnation

Real Property Tax & Condemnation
DISPUTE RESOLVED

Hiscock & Barclay successfully defends Arizona Department of Revenue and several affected counties in $125 million dollar property tax assessment dispute with an international telecommunications company.

Commercial Litigation

Commercial Litigation
DISPUTES RESOLVED

Hiscock & Barclay wins for client, defeating claims rights were violated, services denied

Torts & Products Liability Defense

Torts & Products Liability Defense
VICTORIES WON

Jurors side with Hiscock & Barclay client, awarding plaintiff a fraction of the original claim.

Energy

Energy
CONNECTIONS MADE

Hiscock & Barclay attorneys are assisting a utility company to manage complex regulatory and compliance issues tied to a half-billion-dollar infrastructure upgrade.

Project Development

Project Development
VICTORIES WON

Hiscock & Barclay client wins ruling from Divison of Tax Appeals.

Energy

Energy
RISKS MITIGATED

Hiscock & Barclay attorneys move for exemption to expanding regulations.

ENVIRONMENTAL

ENVIRONMENTAL
WAY CLEARED

Hiscock & Barclay assisted client in getting preliminary OK from regulators.

Real Property Tax & Condemnation

Real Property Tax & Condemnation
VICTORIES WON

Hiscock & Barclay attorneys take tax assessments to court.

Environmental

Environmental
CONNECTIONS MADE

Our attorneys are helping clear the way for a pipeline that would carry natural gas nearly 100 miles in New York.

Corporate

Corporate
GOALS REALIZED

In December 2011, Hiscock & Barclay represented Norse Energy Corp in the sale of approximately $27 million of oil and gas property interests in Central New York.

IP Litigation

IP Litigation
IDEAS PROTECTED

Hiscock & Barclay defended a Global 500 company against patent infringement claims brought in the Eastern District of Texas.

Regulatory

Regulatory
WAY CLEARED

Hiscock & Barclay attorneys help regulators see power-producer’s case.

Regulatory

Regulatory
DISPUTES RESOLVED

Hiscock & Barclay successfully defends energy service companies’ discount program as pro-competitive.

Energy

Energy
GOALS REALIZED

Hiscock & Barclay assists a power company create one of the world’s largest renewable energy platforms.

Health Care & Human Services

Health Care & Human Services
COMPLIANCE ATTAINED

Hiscock & Barclay assists hospital in enforcing its contracts with insurers.

Real Property Tax & Condemnation

Real Property Tax & Condemnation
MISSION ACCOMPLISHED

Hiscock & Barclay attorneys help municipality defend assessment.

ENERGY

ENERGY
RISKS MITIGATED

Hiscock & Barclay attorneys aiding utility facing management and service audit.

PROJECT DEVELOPMENT

PROJECT DEVELOPMENT
COMPLEXITIES MANAGED

Hiscock & Barclay attorneys help maintain tax credits and incentives.

PROJECT DEVELOPMENT

PROJECT DEVELOPMENT
STRATEGY SUCCEEDS

Hiscock & Barclay attorneys help turn audit into a victory for power generating company.

ENVIRONMENTAL

ENVIRONMENTAL
RISK MITIGATED

Hiscock & Barclay actions spares clients millions in cleanup costs.

HEALTH CARE & HUMAN SERVICES

HEALTH CARE & HUMAN SERVICES
EXCLUSION AVOIDED

Hiscock & Barclay attorneys help nurse continue her career.

REAL PROPERTY TAX AND CONDEMNATION

REAL PROPERTY TAX AND CONDEMNATION
GOALS REALIZED

Hiscock & Barclay helps plant achieve reasonable assessment.

ENVIRONMENTAL

ENVIRONMENTAL
CONNECTIONS MADE

Hiscock & Barclay helps power plant owner get to negotiating table.

ENVIRONMENTAL

ENVIRONMENTAL
STRATEGY SUCCEEDS

Hiscock & Barclay helps generator navigate water quality certification process.

Regulatory

Regulatory
HURDLES OVERCOME

Hiscock & Barclay helping telecommunications giant get its message through.

Regulatory

Regulatory
RISKS MANAGED

After Superstorm Sandy, Hiscock & Barclay stands up for telecommunication company customers.

Health Care & Human Services

Health Care & Human Services
OPPOSITION OVERCOME

Our attorneys helped protect a provider from overzealous government agents.

Environmental

Environmental
DISPUTES RESOLVED

Hiscock & Barclay attorney organized, defended owners of “Superfund” sites.

Environmental

Environmental
DISPUTES RESOLVED

Hiscock & Barclay attorneys help client reach settlement on lawsuits.

Real Property Tax & Condemnation

Real Property Tax & Condemnation
GOALS REALIZED

A producer of renewable energy turned to us to help it challenge property taxes.

Commercial Litigation

Commercial Litigation
DISPUTES RESOLVED

Hiscock & Barclay successfully represents company's founder in complex commercial trial.

Torts

Torts
RISK MITIGATED

We were successful in defending our clients when a plaintiff, who fell from a barge while working as a welder, filed a suit.

Commercial Litigation

Commercial Litigation
GOALS REALIZED

Hiscock & Barclay helps put client in better position for future dealings.

Health Care

Health Care
COMPLIANCE ATTAINED

Hiscock & Barclay attorneys have been successful in taking on cases to challenge aggressive agency audit practices, demonstrating that it is achievable to take on and win legal battles with these agencies that were previously thought to be futile.

ENVIRONMENTAL

ENVIRONMENTAL
GOALS REALIZED

Hiscock & Barclay attorneys help client complete $1.8 billion acquisition.

Torts

Torts
RISK MITIGATED

Hiscock & Barclay obtained a defense verdict following a six day jury trial in New York State Supreme Court on behalf of an insulation manufacturer.

Regulatory

Regulatory
GOALS REALIZED

Hiscock & Barclay helped a pipeline company overcome potential delays, clearing the way to a timely purchase of a gathering system.

Telecommunications

Telecommunications
CONNECTIONS MADE

Hiscock & Barclay represented a major wireless telecommunications carrier before the Adirondack Park Agency (APA) to secure the necessary permits and approvals for 24 cell sites.

Torts

Torts
RISK MITIGATED

Hiscock & Barclay defended an individual in Cayuga County who was sued for personal injuries stemming from an automobile accident on the New York State Thruway.

Labor & Employment

Labor & Employment
DISPUTES RESOLVED

One of the more vexing provisions of New York law for owners and construction contractors is the New York Labor Law section 240(1), which includes provision for strict liability against owners and contractors for workers who fall from heights.

Health Care

Health Care
COMPLIANCE ATTAINED

Hiscock & Barclay attorneys have been successful working with healthcare providers to expand their businesses, either through affiliation, combination or establishment of new facilities.

Telecommunications

Telecommunications
CONNECTIONS MADE

Hiscock & Barclay represented a major wireless telecommunications carrier in the Southern District of New York in an action under both the Telecommunications Act of 1996 and New York State Law regarding the wrongful denial of an application to co-locate antennas on an existing cell tower.

Products Liability

Products Liability
RISK MITIGATED

Hiscock & Barclay was retained as local trial counsel by an international manufacturer of forklifts and heavy equipment to defend it in a Products Liability claim venued in the Federal District Court for the Northern District of New York.

Labor & Employment

Labor & Employment
DISPUTES RESOLVED

The Firm successfully represented a large electric power generator, with nuclear power generation facilities located in Upstate New York, in litigation commenced in the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York by 18 former employees.