HSE Announces New Leadership Appointments

Dan Collins


Rochester, New York, January 4, 2024 – Harter Secrest & Emery LLP, a full-service business law firm with offices throughout New York, is pleased to announce several new leadership appointments:

“All five of these partners demonstrate exceptional leadership and vision in their respective offices, practices, and communities,” said Craig S. Wittlin, Harter Secrest & Emery LLP managing partner. “I look forward to working with each of them in their new leadership roles for their practice groups and the firm.”

Collins represents private businesses in a wide variety of corporate and transactional matters including mergers and acquisitions, commercial matters, formation, capitalization and organizational considerations. He is recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® for Business Organizations: Closely Held Companies and Family Business Law, Corporate Law and Mergers and Acquisition Law. Collins earned a J.D., summa cum laude, from the New England School of Law and a B.S. from Cornell University.

Menasco uses his technical expertise to assist clients through the process of preparing and prosecuting patents in the U.S. and in countries around the world. He is recognized in the Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America® for Intellectual Property Law. Menasco earned a J.D. from University at Buffalo School of Law and a B.S. in Mathematical Physics, cum laude, from University at Buffalo.

Murillo advises publicly-traded and privately-held companies on accessing and utilizing capital markets while ensuring federal and state securities law compliance. He is recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® for Corporate Governance Law. Murillo earned a J.D. from New York University School of Law and a B.A., cum laude, from Claremont McKenna College.

Schieck works with employers of all sizes seeking immigrant and nonimmigrant status for employees in diverse fields and specialties. He is a member of the Board of Directors for JustCause. Schieck is recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® for Immigration Law and by Chambers USA. He earned a J.D., magna cum laude, from Brooklyn Law School, and a B.S. from Cornell University.

Tomovic represents insurers in complex coverage litigation, including some of the nation’s largest insurers in significant product liability and environmental insurance-coverage disputes. He has also handled high-exposure disputes involving director and officer liability, property and casualty errors and omissions, securities, and toxic torts, among others. He is recognized by Chambers USA in the field of Insurance: Dispute Resolution Insurer. Tomovic earned a J.D. from University at Buffalo School of Law, an MBA, cum laude, from Niagara University and a B.S., Honors, from University of Western Ontario.

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