1/27/2012Posted by MJ
The Buffalo news reported that the city attorney is switching firms.
The city’s attorney disclosed Thursday that he’s switching law firms and taking some of his municipal work with him.
Corporation Counsel John J. Ottaviano said as of Wednesday he’s leaving the Harris Beach firm and joining Rupp, Baase, Pfalzgraf, Cunningham&Coppola of Buffalo...
...Ottaviano said his duties as the city’s salaried attorney are independent of his ties to Harris Beach, but his work for the Greater Lockport Development Corp. and the Niagara Falls Water Board came through contracts bid by Harris Beach
He said he will take those with him to Rupp Baase and continue representing them as well as the City of Lockport.
Ottaviano said he will keep his private law office at the same Lockport location.