ABOUT THE GLENNON LAW FIRM
The Glennon Law Firm draws on a unique combination of business insight and substantive legal experience to help business leaders in Rochester and throughout New York State address legal issues.
We are, first and foremost, litigators representing clients in a variety of business disputes and complex legal matters. Equally important, we leverage the insight we have gained inside the courtroom to provide strategic business advice to help business owners and executives reduce the risk of legal disputes arising in the first place.
We are among only a handful of litigation firms with a commitment to working proactively with clients to prevent against risk and address problems early and before they have time to percolate into bigger legal issues.
PETER J. GLENNON
- Contract disputes
- Intellectual property issues
- Partnership, LLC, & shareholder disputes and dissolutions
- Business Divorces
- Employment law cases
- Franchise and distribution law cases
- Divorce and matrimonial matters
- Civil rights issues
- Aviation law matters
Peter served as law clerk for the Honorable Elizabeth W. Pine, Associate Justice of the New York Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Fourth Department, and as an extern law clerk to the Honorable David R. Homer, Federal Magistrate, Northern District of New York.
With more than 24 years of military service, Peter is a former Deputy Staff Judge Advocate and served as a Squadron Commander, where he oversaw all the business operations of a military logistics center—a role that included managing a staff of more than 100 enlisted soldiers at its peak. This unique business perspective helps him understand the demands facing today’s business owners and executives.
But it is Peter’s genuine commitment to service and creating successful outcomes for clients that makes him an ideal advocate, both inside and outside the courtroom. Peter is co-founder and chairman of Honor Flight Rochester, a non-profit organization that provides complimentary trips for World War II and other veterans to Washington, D.C. to tour their memorials. In addition, he is vice president of the Rochester Rotary and a town leader of the Pittsford Republican Party.
Peter has been recognized repeatedly as a “Best Lawyer in America” and as a Super Lawyer. He previously was recognized by the Rochester Business Journal as a 40 Under 40 lawyer and is a member of the Monroe County and American bar associations. Peter lives in Pittsford with his wife and four children.
“I strongly recommend Peter for his highly ethical and professional representation of clients in cases involving executive and professional employment law. He is truly a superb lawyer in our community.”—Glennon Law Firm client
FRANK J. FIELDS, III, ESQ.
Frank Fields brings to the firm more than 30 years of experience. He previously served as senior corporate counsel – litigation and employment and as vice president and senior counsel at Level3/Global Crossing Telecommunications; and as senior associate attorney at the firm of Nixon, Hargrave, Devans & Doyle. Most recently, Frank Fields was corporate counsel to EarthLink. A graduate of New York Law School and Canisius College, he resides in the city of Rochester.
CRAIG D. PETERSON, ESQ.
Craig Peterson previously served as Chief Appellate Court Attorney with the New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Fourth Department for more than 30 years, retiring in 2016. In that role, he reviewed cases submitted to the Appellate Division and made resolution recommendations to the Court. He also supervised the operations, developed policy and established procedures for the central research staff of more than 20 appellate court attorneys. He reported directly to the supervising justice for all state courts in western and central New York.
Prior to serving as Chief Appellate Court Attorney, Craig enjoyed substantial trial experience as an assistant District Attorney in Erie County and in a Buffalo-area civil litigation firm. He earned his juris doctor degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo Law School and his bachelor’s degree in industrial and labor relations from Cornell University.
LAURA K. FIGUERAS, ESQ.
JULIANNA L. PARMENTER
Julianna Parmenter is our Lead Paralegal and supports the attorneys with all phases of business, employment, and private matter litigations. She is a Summa Cum Laude graduate of St. John Fisher College, with a bachelor degree in Political Science and Legal Studies. She then excelled as a law student at Ohio Northern University, Pettit College of Law before joining the firm. Julianna previously interned with the New York State Attorney General, Consumer Frauds Bureau.
EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT & PARALEGAL
Khatereh Khozooei is the firm’s Executive Assistant and supports the firm’s attorneys as a paralegal. She earned her bachelor’s degree in criminal investigations and her associate’s degree in criminal justice from SUNY Canton. She previously served as a paralegal and as a law clerk in other area law firms.
BENJAMIN D. BLASLAND
Benjamin D. Blasland earned his bachelor’s degree in legal studies and economics from St. John Fisher College in 2017. He assists the firm’s lawyers with all phases of business, employment, and private matter litigations, and has knowledge of relevant cybersecurity issues. Most recently, Ben served as an intern at the firm. He previously worked at JGB Enterprises, where he coordinated and facilitated e-commerce orders.
“Thanks for being the level-headed voice of reason in this matter.”— Scott Lippa
When you work with The Glennon Law Firm, P.C., you will have an experienced litigator on your side who has handled countless business, professional, and private litigations, including:
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