Chamber of Commerce Installs New Chairman
The Huntington Township Chamber of Commerce announced the installation of Lawrence (“Larry”) Kushnick as the newly appointed Chamber Chairman during the Chamber’s Annual Meeting and Networking Breakfast. The Chairman’s role is to provide leadership in the execution of the Chamber’s agenda representing the interests of business, industry, financial service, not-for-profit and other professionals within the greater Huntington area. The Chairman also provides direction for the Chamber’s mission in promoting business, economic development and job creation through the coordinated effort of its membership.
Kushnick is the Founder of Kushnick Pallaci PLLC, a leading New York law firm with offices in Melville, NY which is dedicated to the practice of construction, commercial and real estate litigation and arbitration. The firm represents owners, general contractors, construction managers, subcontractors, design professionals, architects, engineers, surveyors, municipalities, manufacturers, installers, and suppliers, in all aspects of construction disputes and claims. The firm also serves as local counsel for numerous out-of-state firms.
Kushnick has over 25 years of litigation experience, is a past Law Review Editor and a frequent lecturer on topics involving construction law. He represents matters relating to commercial, residential, public and private construction projects in the New York Metro area and throughout New York State. He is a member of numerous organizations including the Suffolk County Bar Association, the New York State Bar Association, the Nassau County Bar Association, the American Bar Association, the Long Island Builders Institute, The National Association of the Remodeling Industry, American Institute of Architects, General Building Contractors of New York State, and Associated General Contractors. In addition, he has served as Vice Chairman and Legal Consul to the Huntington Township Chamber of Commerce and presently is the Festival Chairman for one of the most anticipated festivals in the tri-state area, the LI Fall Festival.
Kushnick has been honored by the Long Island Business News. His firm received the Business of the Year Award from the Huntington Township Chamber of Commerce and Law Firm of the Year award from Long Island Press Newspaper. He has also been selected several times for inclusion in the prestigious New York Super Lawyers magazine.
“I am honored and look forward to my new role as Chamber Chairman”, explains Kushnick. “I plan to work closely with the Chamber Board, the staff, local community leaders and our membership to build upon our past successes and to vigorously support the mission of Chamber and advance efforts which will provide value for membership and which will help our members build their businesses and careers, stimulate the local economy and create new opportunities.”
About the Huntington Township Chamber of Commerce: Incorporated in 1925 as a Chamber of Commerce in the Village of Huntington, the Huntington Township Chamber of Commerce represents the interests of business, industry, financial service, not-for-profit and other professionals within the greater Huntington area. Its mission is the promotion of business, economic development and job creation through the coordinated effort of its membership.