Established in 1817, Hodgson Russ is one of the leading law firms in the United States. It has expertise in tax-exempt financing, document negotiation, asset protection, medical malpractice, and premises and product liability issues. The firm offers insurance recovery, wealth planning, bankruptcy filing, health care liability, and trademark and corporate litigation services. Hodgson Russ also handles matters associated with toxic tort, police misconduct, breach of contract, regulatory compliance, and business and intellectual property valuations. In addition, the firm supports several community and charitable organizations, such as the American Heart Association and the Stroke Prevention Foundation. Hodgson Russ has more than five branch locations, including New York City; Boca Raton, Fla.; and Johnstown, N.Y.