CMM Brings Leading Authorities in Business, Law, and Sociology Together to Collaborate on Next Steps for Business in the #MeToo Era

By Lauren Kanter-Lawrence Director of Communications, Campolo, Middleton & McCormick Reflecting on this watershed movement toward gender equality, Hon. A. Gail Prudenti told the crowd at CMM’s April 17 Beyond #MeToo panel, “I’ve lived through the transition.” Over 150 guests joined moderator Joe Campolo at Crest Hollow Country Club for an engaging, solution-focused discussion featuring [...]

Panel: Men Must Speak Up in Fight Against Sexual Harassment

By Carrie Mason-Draffen When men witness women being sexually harassed in the office, they must speak up, a panelist said Tuesday at a Woodbury discussion. “We have to challenge other men,” panelist Michael Kimmel, a professor of sociology and gender studies at Stony Brook University told the morning meeting at the Crest Hollow Country [...]

Malafi Elected to Board of Directors of American Red Cross on Long Island

Ronkonkoma, NY – Campolo, Middleton & McCormick, LLP, a premier law firm with offices in Ronkonkoma and Bridgehampton, is pleased to announce that partner Christine Malafi, Esq. has been elected to the Board of Directors of the American Red Cross on Long Island, the preeminent nonprofit organization providing no-cost emergency and disaster relief to those in [...]

CMM Welcomes Michael J. Bignami II as an Associate

Campolo, Middleton & McCormick, LLP, a premier law firm with offices in Ronkonkoma and Bridgehampton, is pleased to welcome Michael J. Bignami II, Esq., to the firm as an Associate. He previously worked at the firm as a Summer Associate and a Law Clerk. A member of the firm’s Corporate department, Bignami works extensively on [...]

Middleton’s Approach to Jury Selection Featured in “Tough Seats to Fill”

Scott Middleton and Suffolk County Commissioner of Jurors Lawrence Voigtsberger. Photo by Judy Walker   By Adina Genn Long Island Business News March 30, 2018 In a pool full of prospective jurors, trial attorneys have lots to assess. Who’s biased? Who’s empathetic? Who can think for themselves? Those determinations can make or break a case, [...]

Campolo Spotlighted in “The Art of Negotiation”

By Nick Musumeci More than a hundred business professionals crowded into the ballroom at the Radisson hotel in Hauppauge. Some took notes, others simply listened, all intent on learning how to get the best deal possible. “We’re not playing to not lose; we’re playing to win,” said attorney Joe Campolo, the event’s speaker and coordinator. “You’re [...]

Campolo Selected as Speaker to Kick Off IMA Young Professionals Group Young Professional Event: Never Eat Alone: Put Your Network to Work By James L. Smith, CPA - VP of Membership Committee and Marvin Rosen - VP of Student Activities On February 13, 2018, IMA (the Institute of Management Accountants) hosted a Young Professional Committee’s event: Never Eat Alone - Put your Network to Work. This was a [...]

Campolo Graduates from Energeia Partnership, Long Island’s Premier Leadership Academy

Campolo, Middleton & McCormick is proud to recognize Managing Partner Joe Campolo on his “graduation” from the Energeia Partnership on February 7, 2018, joining an esteemed group of Long Island leaders who face the region’s challenges head-on. Energeia, named for a Greek word used to describe the demonstration of inner character in deeds, is a [...]

Eisenbud Elected At-Large Member of NYSBA Environmental Section Executive Committee

Frederick Eisenbud, Esq., chair of the Environmental and Land Use practice group at Campolo, Middleton & McCormick, LLP, a premier law firm with offices in Ronkonkoma and Bridgehampton, has been elected to a three-year term as an At-Large Member of the Executive Committee of the New York State Bar Association’s Environmental Section. The Environmental Section [...]

Recap: Everything Is a Negotiation!

By Arthur Sanders Whether you’re negotiating the release of hostages or negotiating with your toddler to try a new food, the common thread is that all negotiations are based on human interaction. To succeed in any negotiation, you must understand not only the basic building blocks that all negotiators need, but also the psychological and [...]