15th Annual Autism Awareness Walk Sponsor

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Colligan Law is a proud sponsor of the Autism Awareness Walk. The event will be held Saturday, April 26th at 10:00am. The 2014 Autism Awareness Walk is a family-friendly event benefiting Summit Educational Resources. The Walk is centered around a 2.2-mile or a 0.9-mile walk from Summit Central (150 Stahl Road) along the Amherst Bike Path, and back to Summit. The post-walk picnic will feature food, beverages, children’s activities, a basket raffle, and live entertainment. Please join us for this fun-filled day and help us to raise awareness about autism. Click here for more information.

Colligan Heads to Houston for Lawyers Associated Worldwide Americas Meeting

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David Colligan will be in Houston, Texas for the LAW Americas Regional Meeting, March 6 – 8, 2014. Colligan Law is a proud member of Lawyers Associated Worldwide, a global organization comprised of 100 independent law firms located in over 180 commercial centers throughout the world. As a member we are able to provide our corporate clients legal services from well known, pre-vetted and respected law firms in other states or other countries while maintaining accountability over a legal matter. Colligan Law can also provide referrals at no cost for other area attorneys.   Whether you’re a Western New York company doing business internationally or a fellow attorney who needs an easy connection to an out of state or foreign firm Colligan Law can help.

Colligan Law Sponsors Gatsby Event, Saturday, November 16, 2013 at the Statler.

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Colligan Law is proud to announce their sponsorship of the Gatsby event to benefit the Summit Foundation, Inc., being held on Saturday, November 16, 2013 at the Statler.

The Summit Foundation is a local not-for-profit organization providing educational, behavioral and therapeutic support to children and adults with autism and developmental and mental health disabilities.

Carolyn’s practice focuses on Education Law, advocating for students with disabilities and the parents of students with disabilities, including children with autism and other developmental disabilities.

Colligan Law Sponsors Girls on the Run 5k, Sunday, November 10, 2013 in Delaware Park

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Colligan Law is pleased to announce their sponsorship of the Girls on the Run 5k series this fall.  Girls on the Run of Buffalo will serve close to 800 girls in 3rd through 8th grade representing over 30 school districts and 8 counties of Western New York.  The goal is to equip girls with the necessary tools to handle many of life’s challenges, including bullying, gossip, establishing healthy friendships and standing up for themselves.  Approximately 1500 runners and over 1000 spectators will help the girls celebrate as they reach their goal at the finish line.

The fall event will be held on Sunday, November 10, 2013 in Delaware Park.

Carolyn’s practice involves the representation of students with physical, emotional, developmental, and mental health disabilities to ensure the placement of those students in an appropriate school setting so that they are able to thrive in and out of school.

Carolyn and Colligan Law believes in the mission of Girls on the Run.  Carolyn volunteers her time to the organization’s fall race committee. Carolyn is also a marathon runner having competed in the Boston Marathon in 2008, Buffalo Marathon in 2007 and 2013, as well as many locally held running events