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Harter Secrest & Emery LLP Names New Partners: Mario C. Fallone and Brian M. Feldman

January 12, 2015
Harter Secrest & Emery LLP

The law firm of Harter Secrest & Emery LLP is pleased to announce that Mario C. Fallone and Brian M. Feldman have been elected partners of the firm.

Mario C. Fallone leads the firm’s venture capital practice and focuses his practice on venture capital, private equity, and general corporate matters, with particular emphasis on start-up companies, strategic investors, and venture capital funds. He has extensive experience related to offerings of debt and equity securities, including SEC registered offerings, Rule 144A/Regulation S transactions, and private placements. Mr. Fallone has broad experience as a business professional in the alternative investment space, most notably with venture capital/angel, real estate, and feature film investments. Mr. Fallone has lived and worked in London, United Kingdom and New York City before returning to his hometown of Rochester, New York. He is a graduate of Harvard Law School, and earned his B.A., summa cum laude from Hamilton College. Mr. Fallone resides in Rochester, NY with his wife and three children.

Brian M. Feldman is a litigation partner who focuses on government and internal investigations. He represents organizational and individual clients, and has noteworthy experience in the health care, education, and non-profit sectors on a regional and national scale. Mr. Feldman previously served as an Assistant U.S. Attorney in the Southern District of New York in Manhattan. He was Senior Litigation Counsel in the Civil Frauds Unit, where he directed complex corporate investigations by agents at the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and the U.S. Department of Education, among others. He is an experienced trial lawyer and appellate advocate who clerked for the Honorable Richard C. Wesley of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. Mr. Feldman is an Order of the Coif graduate of the University of Virginia School of Law and received his A.B. with Honors from Dartmouth College. He resides in his hometown of Pittsford with his wife and children.

Harter Secrest & Emery LLP

The firm with the most US News/Best Lawyers Top Tier rankings in Western New York, Harter Secrest & Emery provides legal services to clients ranging from individuals and family-owned businesses to Fortune 100 companies and major regional institutions. With offices in Rochester, Buffalo, Albany, Corning, and New York, NY, the firm comprises more than 120 attorneys and total staff of 260.

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