Trevett Cristo is pleased to announce that five attorneys from the law firm have been named to the 2018 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list. Super Lawyers is an acclaimed rating service of outstanding lawyers who have obtained elite recognition from peers, as well as exceptional professional achievement. The multiphase selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations to ensure a credible and diverse resource for other attorneys and consumers.

The 2018 recognized attorneys include:

● Louis B. Cristo - Personal Injury
● Michael T. Harren - Employment & Labor
● William N. LaForte - Real Estate
● Don H. Twietmeyer - Estate Planning & Probate
● James A. Valenti - Family Law

In addition, Colin R. Bruckel and Alan J. De Peters were recognized on the 2018 Upstate New York Rising Star list.

Bruckel, an associate at the firms, skillfully assists clients in the purchase and sale of businesses; commercial and residential real estate transactions; and estate planning and administration. De Peters, a partner with the firm, and an experienced trial lawyer, has developed a particular focus on litigating construction defect cases and matters involving architectural and engineering claims.

“Our attorney’s work diligently to get to the best legal outcome for every client,” explained Bill LaForte, partner at Trevett Cristo. “They are committed to making a positive impact at the firm and in the community.”

Trevett Cristo P.C. is a general practice law firm headquartered in Rochester, NY. The firm focuses on a range of practice areas, including civil and criminal litigation, commercial law, residential and commercial real estate law, business transactional law, personal and family law, estate planning and labor matters. For more information, visit