SYRACUSE, N.Y., Jan. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- On January 16, Meggesto, Crossett and Valerino, LLP (MCV LAW) partner and Workers' Compensation lawyer William Crossett will be recognized at the New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) Annual Meeting.
Crossett will receive the 2019 NYSBA Mary M. Russo and John Sciortino Award. This award recognizes the recipient's "outstanding contribution to the practice of law in the field of workers compensation." Crossett is an active member of the Torts, Insurance and Compensation Law (TICL) Sections Workers Compensation Law Division.
Crossett has appeared before the Workers' Compensation Board and the Courts of New York since 1982. He is a past President of the Injured Workers Bar Association of New York. Crossett has also been inducted as a fellow in the College of Workers Compensation Lawyers. Crossett has testified before the New York State Senate and has presented Continuing Legal Education programs.
"William Crossett has protected the rights of injured workers for more than 37 years. He is a professional who genuinely cares about helping his clients. I am proud to have worked so closely with him throughout the years," said Gary Valerino, Crossett's partner at MCV LAW.
"I am honored to receive this award and to be recognized by the New York State Bar Association," said William Crossett.
The NYSBA's Annual Meeting, which attracts thousands of lawyers from around the state, the nation and the world each January, honors attorneys who provide extraordinary service to the public and the profession.
About MCV Law: MCV Law is a law firm with office locations in Syracuse, NY and Watertown, NY. MCV Law has been representing clients since 1983. The firm concentrates its practice areas in Workers' Compensation, Social Security Disability, Personal Injury, Real Estate, Traffic Law and Estate Administration and Wills. MCV Law's team of attorneys include members who have been recognized by SuperLawyers and the College of Workers' Compensation Lawyers.
SOURCE MCV LAW