Uniondale, Long Island, New York, December 7, 2011 – Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, P.C. announced today that partner Arthur “Jerry” Kremer, has been named a 2011 Lifetime Achievement Award recipient from the Advancement for Commerce Industry and Technology (ACIT). This award recognizes Long Island Business Leaders for their entrepreneurial spirit, commitment and hard work which have contributed to the civic and economic growth and development of the communities in Nassau and Suffolk Counties. This award was presented to Mr. Kremer during the ACIT’s Annual Business Leadership and Awards Luncheon, on Friday, December 2, 2011 at the Crest Hollow Country Club, in Woodbury, New York.
Mr. Kremer chairs the firm’s Municipal and Regulatory Affairs Department and is also a member of the firm’s Corporate & Securities Department and Energy Practice Group. Kremer continues his active involvement on behalf of clients with matters at the federal, state and local level. He also leads the activities of Empire Government Strategies, named by New York Public Interest Group as one the fastest growing lobbying firms in New York State.
Kremer has enjoyed a long and distinguished career in law as well as government. He is a 23-year veteran of the New York State Assembly where he was the only Long Island legislator to ever head the prestigious Ways and Means Committee. Kremer served in that post for 12 years, and served by appointment of the Governor on the Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s Capital Review Board and the Public Authorities Control Board. Kremer is actively involved in the political scene, both on Long Island and throughout New York State and has served as a political analyst for News12 for over 15 years.
For more than 40 years, Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, a sixty member professional firm, headquartered in Uniondale, New York, has built a reputation as one of the region’s leading providers of innovative legal services. Its attorneys are practical, experienced advocates who measure their success by their clients’ success. Cornerstone groups in all major practice areas of the law are represented at the firm, including corporate & securities, financial services, commercial litigation, energy, intellectual property, health care, real estate, employment and trusts & estates. Clients include large and mid-sized corporations, privately held businesses, institutions and individuals.