MCB is excited to announce the Firm’s new Managing Partner, Patrice J. Koeneke, Esq.
Patrice, who began her legal career at MCB as a litigation associate after graduating from law school, said of her new role at MCB, “I’m excited to return to MCB and to put my experience from the client’s perspective to work at the Firm. I am looking forward to building relationships with everyone in the Firm and to continue MCB’s focus on client service along with exploring opportunities for strategic growth and other new and exciting initiatives.”
“We believe Patrice’s experience makes her a perfect fit for the role of the Firm’s Managing Partner. We warmly welcome her back and look forward to this new chapter for the Firm” said Peter T. Crean, Senior Partner and Member of the Firm’s Executive Committee.
As the Firm’s Managing Partner, Patrice is the main liaison to our clients on all case-related and client management issues. As Managing Partner, Patrice ensures that MCB meets the demands of our clients and that the Firm continues to provide effective, efficient and results-driven services to our clients. Patrice oversees the professional development initiatives and activities for the attorneys and legal staff, along with supervising the intake of all new cases, and managing attorney education, mentoring and training.
Patrice holds a J.D. from St. John’s University School of Law and a B.S. in Speech Pathology from Nazareth College of Rochester and was a Speech & Language Pathologist at Cleary School for the Deaf prior to pursuing her legal career. She is admitted to practice in New York and the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.