Mr. Wood represents clients in a wide range of business transaction matters, including business formation, business acquisitions and sales, supply and distribution agreements, corporate governance, HIPAA compliance, and intellectual property matters. Mr. Wood is a member of the firm’s corporate department and also has extensive civil litigation experience.
His civil litigation practice focuses primarily on commercial litigation, real property disputes, commercial evictions, and trust and estate litigation. He has successfully handled cases involving breach of contract, shareholder disputes, covenants not to compete, breach of employment agreements, defense of employment discrimination claims, defense of constitutional claims arising out of zoning and planning decisions, surface water discharge, property damage, and personal injury.
Prior to joining Boylan Code, LLP, Mr. Wood was a partner at Chamberlain D’Amanda Oppenheimer & Greenfield LLP. Additionally, while an associate at Chamberlain D’Amanda, Mr. Wood served for over a year in an in-house counsel capacity in Eastman Kodak Company’s Marketing, Antitrust, Trademark, and Litigation legal group, providing legal counsel for a wide range of marketing, distribution, sales, service, and licensing transactions.
Mr. Wood is admitted to the New York State Bar, the United States District Court for the Western District of New York and the Northern District of New York, and the United State Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of New York.
Honors & Achievements
Listed in Super Lawyers®, Upstate New York, 2015, 2016 and 2017 Editions
Listed in Best Lawyers®, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, and 2021 Editions
Named an Up and Coming Attorney, The Daily Record, 2002
Speaking & Writing Engagements
Boylan Code April Newsletter, Impact of the New Tax Law’s Qualified Business Income Deduction on Pass-through Entity Selection
The Daily Record, Securing and Protecting Software Code for Start-ups