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Powers & Santola, LLP, Adds Two New Attorneys and a Rochester Office

Posted on November 6, 2017 by Kelly Wolford

ALBANY, NY (Oct. 30, 2017) – Powers & Santola, LLP, is pleased to announce the addition of two attorneys to the firm and the opening of a new office in Rochester, NY.

Amber L. Wright, Esq.Amber L. Wright, Esq., joined Powers & Santola, LLP as an associate in July. Wright will be representing clients throughout Upstate New York.

Prior to law school, Wright developed a passion for working with seriously ill or injured people during her numerous years as a radiology cardiovascular technologist. Upon graduating magna cum laude from Albany Law School, Wright accepted a position as an associate in the litigation department of a Capital District area law firm, focusing on personal injury cases.

Joining Powers & Santola, Wright brings both her passion for helping others as well as her outstanding legal and medical background, making her a perfect addition to Powers & Santola’s Albany location.

Kelly Wolford, Esq.Kelly Wolford, Esq., has joined the firm as the resident partner of the firm’s new Rochester, NY office.

As an Assistant Monroe County District Attorney, Wolford worked tirelessly for the victims of crime for more than 20 years, prosecuting many of Monroe County’s most violent criminals. She is known in Rochester not only for her trial skills, but also as an accomplished appellate lawyer, having argued numerous cases before the New York State Court of Appeals and Second Circuit Court of Appeals. Wolford is a former Monroe County Court Judge and is a frequent lecturer for the New York State Prosecutor’s Training Institute and local law enforcement training programs.

In Rochester, Wolford will continue the tradition of Powers & Santola, LLP, seeking justice for those seriously or catastrophically injured.

About Powers & Santola, LLP

Founded in 1987, the law firm of Powers & Santola, LLP, assists individuals in Albany, Rochester and and throughout New York State who have suffered serious, catastrophic injuries due to the carelessness of others. The firm primarily focuses on medical malpractice, including cases involving the delayed diagnosis of cancer, and construction site accident cases. The firm’s main office is located at 39 North Pearl Street, Suite 6, Albany, NY 12207. Please contact the firm to learn more.