Bond, McDonald and Lehman, PC
 
Contact Us: 315-789-8480
 
91 Genesee St, Geneva, NY 14456
 
 

 
 
 
 
 

Workers' Compensation and Social Security Law in The Finger Lakes Area, NY


 
William J. McDonald, Jr. - Retirement Law Attorney's in Geneva, NY
 
William J. McDonald, Jr., Esq.

Bill was born and raised in Geneva, graduating from DeSales High School in 1970, LeMoyne College in 1974, and Albany Law School in 1977. He has been practicing law in Geneva since 1978.

Bill's legal practice is helping people who are unable to work obtain benefits under the Social Security Act. This includes applications for Social Security disability, SSI or both. Bill has been representing Social Security claimants since 1979 and has been a member of the National Organization of Social Security Claimants Representatives since 1988. He represents clients before the Social Security Administration and in Appeals to the United States District Courts for the Western and Northern Districts of New York State and the Second Circuit Court of Appeals in New York City.
 
Bill married his wife Sandy in 1982. They live near Geneva and have two children, Tristan and Felicity and one granddaughter, Ruby Tapscott. Bill's hobbies include tennis, bicycling, cooking and traveling.
 
Mark M. McDonald - Retirement Law Attorney's in Geneva, NY
 
Mark M. McDonald, Esq.

Mark M. McDonald was born and raised in Geneva, New York where he currently resides. He graduated from DeSales High School in 1976 as a member of the National Honor Society. He received a B.A. from Fordham University in 1980 and his Juris Doctor from Albany Law School of Union University in 1984, graduating Cum Laude and is a member of the Justinian Society.

Mark is admitted to practice law in the State of New York (1985), the United States District Courts for the Western (1991) and Northern (1997) Districts in New York and the United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit (1996). He has successfully prosecuted Appeals before the New York State Appellate Divisions in the Third and Fourth Departments, the Western and Northern U.S. District Courts and the U.S. Second Circuit Court of Appeals.
 
Mark began his career practicing in all areas of the law with a focus on civil trial litigation and appeals. Over the last 20 years he has narrowed his practice to represent clients seeking Social Security Disability benefits at all administrative levels before the Social Security Administration as well as appeals to Federal Court.

Mark is a member of the New York State and Ontario County Bar Associations and NOSSCR, the National Organization of Social Security Claimant's Representatives.
 
Bram S. Lehman - Retirement Law Attorney's in Geneva, NY
 
Bram S. Lehman, Esq.

Bram has been with the firm since 2002, concentrating in the representation of injured workers at all stages of the litigation process. He graduated from Hobart College in 1986 and from Syracuse University College of Law in 1991.

Prior to joining the firm in 2002, Bram worked with two Syracuse firms, Whyland & Richmond, LLP and Mackenzie, Smith, Lewis, Michel & Hughes, where his practice primarily focused on representation of insurance companies and self-insured employers.

Having represented both injured workers and insurers has given Bram the ability to see cases from many different angles, providing a unique ability to negotiate the workers' compensation system in the most effective and efficient way possible.

 
 
Bram S. Lehman - Retirement Law Attorney's in Geneva, NY
 
Aaron T. Sanders, Esq.

Aaron is originally from Rochester, New York. He obtained his Bachelor's Degree in Political Science from The State University of New York in Potsdam in 2002 and graduated from Hofstra University School of Law in 2006.

Aaron has spent his entire career practicing New York State Workers' Compensation law and has handled thousands of hearings in front of the Workers' Compensation Board. His practice is dedicated entirely to representing injured workers and he combines his extensive knowledge of the law with his litigation experience to make sure his clients receive the benefits and payments to which they are entitled.

Aaron is a member of the New York State Bar Association, the Monroe County Bar Association and the Injured Workers' Bar Association.

 
 
Wendy L. Hauck  - Retirement Law Attorney's in Geneva, NY
 
Wendy L. Hauck, Esq.

Wendy L. Hauck has been practicing in the area of New York Workers' Compensation since 2010. Wendy comes from a working class background in rural central New York. As a result, Wendy recognizes the significant impact being out of work can have on the various aspects of one's life.

Wendy attended St. Lawrence University in Canton, New York, where she achieved Dean's List recognition every semester and graduated with Honors in English literature. Wendy was fortunate to have the opportunity to study abroad for a semester in London, England. After college, Wendy attended law school at SUNY Buffalo.

Wendy is a member of the New York State Bar Association, Ontario County Bar Association, and Injured Workers Bar Association.

In her spare time Wendy enjoys reading, knitting/crocheting, working on various home DIY projects, and spending time with her husband, daughter and two cats.