Adam S. Walters
Partner, Phillips Lytle LLP
Years in current role: 27
What has been your biggest success over the past year?
Completion of the environmental impact review process for the new Buffalo Bills Stadium project
What are your expectations for the next 6-12 months?
While the economy and interest rate hikes continue to create headwinds, real estate development will continue in Western New York at a healthy pace.
What advice would you give someone just starting out in real estate law?
Learn as much as you can about basic project management. Every closing, every real estate development, every financing is a project to be managed. It is a skill set that will help you succeed.
What do you enjoy most about practicing law in the Rochester area?