Member/Partner, Pullano & Farrow PLLC
Years in current role: 10 years
Advice for someone just starting out in real estate law?
Focus on developing a strong foundation in the principles of property law and contractual agreements. Stay up to date with local and state regulations and gain practical experience by shadowing experienced attorneys. Cultivate your network by attending industry events and building relationships with real estate professionals. Effective communication, attention to detail, and problem-solving skills are critical to success in this field.
What do you enjoy most about practicing law in the Rochester area?
I truly enjoy practicing law in the Rochester area with many opportunities for networking and professional development within a closely connected legal community. Rochester is home to several prestigious firms, courts, and legal organizations that offer a range of practice areas and diverse clients. Additionally, the city’s culture, history, and community spirit provide a high quality of life and a supportive environment for legal professionals.
What are your expectations for the real estate legal practice for the next 12 months?
Current market indicators signal the real estate practice will continue to be active and dynamic over the next 12 months. We have all experienced the shift in how people view their homes and workspaces, leading to new interest for both residential and commercial real estate. This trend is likely to continue as more people embrace remote work and businesses look for new spaces to accommodate hybrid work models.