Winning. Attitude.

Success is much more than an expectation.  It’s the highest calling we have.  It takes extraordinary preparation, intensity, experience, insight, uncompromising standards and a Winning Attitude. Our passion for litigation is more than just a business. For us, it’s personal; for us, it’s about WINNING.


Our objective is always to develop legal strategies that win. When doctors, lawyers, judges and other professionals need legal representation, they turn to our battle-tested trial and appellate attorneys for help. They don’t just want advice – they want to win.

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Smith Sovik News

Hulslander and DeBernardis Win Dismissal of alleged Sex Abuse/Medical Malpractice Case

March 12, 2024

Kevin Hulslander and Tom DeBernardis secured dismissal of a medical malpractice lawsuit in which plaintiff

Big Win for SSKS in Madison County

February 7, 2024

Vic Prial and Tony Brighton won summary judgment dismissal of a Labor Law complaint brought

Smith Sovik Welcomes Two Attorneys to Syracuse Office!

February 2, 2024

Smith Sovik Kendrick & Sugnet, P.C., is pleased to announce the addition of Gabriela C.

In a little over an hour, a State of NY Supreme Court, Erie County jury returned a unanimous defense verdict. The case was tried by partner Matthew Germain.  Great job Matt!!

Keith Henaman
Sr. Vice President Claims
NCMIC Group, Inc.

I want to sincerely thank you and your firm for all of your efforts in my defense.  Matt Germain and Jim Lantier were outstanding.  I could not have asked for better men to represent me.  Jim's wisdom was invaluable and Matt is an indisputable rising star in his field.

Kevin Clauser DDS
President, Good Neighbors Dental Management