Mark Schuh, an attorney in Orange County, NY and Town Justice in Crawford, NY joins Sarah and Michael to talk about how he went from a police officer to a lawyer and what it’s like to have your pilot’s license. Schuh, a veteran of the Middletown, NY Police Department now owns the firm, the Law … Continued
Daniel Marotta, attorney at the firm Gabor & Marotta, joins Michael and Sarah to discuss his band The Resistance, a popular cover band on Staten Island. Marotta is an original member and lead guitarist talks about how the band came together and what they’re doing to help local music venues and restaurants impacted by the … Continued
Orin Cohen, a personal injury lawyer from Staten Island joins Sarah and Michael to talk about his love for cooking and recommends some dishes to make for the upcoming holiday season. Cohen has practiced personal injury law for over 30 years but too many in the State Bar Association, he is known for hosting parties … Continued
Jerry Goldfeder, the chair of NYSBA Task Force on the Presidential Election joins Sarah and Michael to talk about the results of the presidential election and predicts what legal battles are on the horizon should the vote-counting process be challenged in court. Goldfeder, who is special counsel with Stroock & Stroock & Levan, LLP and … Continued
Hank Greenberg, immediate past president of the New York State Bar Association joins Sarah and Michael to talk about his term, including some of his proudest accomplishments. They also discuss how the role of technology is changing the legal profession and how the legal community responded to the COVID-19 global pandemic. Greenberg served as NYSBA’s … Continued
Quentin Sims is a third-year law student at Case Western Reserve Law School and also a standout wide receiver, having played in the Arena Football League most recently for the Albany Empire. He joins Sarah and Michael to talk about what inspired him to attend law school while achieving his dream to play professional football … Continued
Elen Krut, an associate at Vaslas, Lewpowsky, Huass & Danke in Staten Island, joins Sarah and Michael to talk about her decision to transition from being a psychology major to attending law school and how she makes time to write and self-publish several non-fiction and poetry books. Krut who has published three books this past … Continued
Judge Mae D’Agostino joins the show for a wide-ranging conversation where she discusses how growing up in a household that valued education led her to become a lawyer as well as her passion for educating young people and attorneys about the benefits of civics.
Michael Schmidt, the newly elected district attorney for Portland, Oregon joins the show to talk about, his path to the law, growing up in upstate New York, and what it’s like being deemed an ‘Anarchist Jurisdiction’ by the Department of Justice within the first few months on the job.
Smith discusses the role NFL players can take within their communities by getting involved in the political process as well as some of the tangible things players have negotiated with NFL owners including using several NFL stadiums as polling sites, giving the players off on Election Day and how proud he is of players continuing to find ways to protest.