Zetlin & De Chiara Adds Alana T. Sliwinski to Its Construction Law Practice

NEW YORK (September 17, 2013) —

Zetlin & De Chiara LLP is pleased to announce the arrival of new attorney Alana T. Sliwinski to the firm.

Alana T. Sliwinski has joined the firm as an Associate. She focuses on the representation of corporations in complex litigation, including construction defects, real estate, environmental and professional liability matters, in both state and federal court. Alana is an active member of the New York County Lawyers’ Association. Alana received her J.D. from New York Law School, where she participated in the Moot Court Association and competed in two national Moot Court competitions. During law school, she was a summer law clerk for Hon. Loren Baily-Schiffman, in New York State Supreme Court, Kings County. Alana also interned in the in-house legal department for an international real estate and development and investment firm headquartered in New York. She received her undergraduate degree from Sarah Lawrence College and is currently a member of its Young Alumni Leadership Society.

Michael J. Vardaro, Managing Partner of Zetlin & De Chiara, said “Alana will be a tremendous asset to our team. She has a strong background that will serve our clients well.”

About Our Firm

Zetlin & De Chiara LLP is a leading national construction law firm committed to providing sophisticated and innovative legal and business advisory services related to real estate, design and construction for a wide spectrum of industries. Our attorneys include individuals with in-house construction counsel experience, degrees in the design professions, and LEED accreditation. The firm provides counsel throughout the planning, design, and construction process — from drafting and negotiating contracts to advising on risk management strategies. We have extensive experience representing clients in litigation and alternative dispute resolution, and also advise on business formation, licensing and corporate issues.