Tully Selected as Irish Echo “Top 40 Under 40” Honoree
February 10, 2009 – Albany, NY – Tully Rinckey PLLC is pleased to announce that founding partner Mathew B. Tully, Esq. has been selected as one of the Irish Echo’s “Top 40 Under 40” honorees for 2009.
The Irish Echo’s “Top 40 Under 40” annual awards honor 40 Irish-Americans who have achieved success in business and their professional lives under the age of forty. Past honorees include politicians, academics, and journalists
After starting a small practice out of the back bedroom of his ski home, Tully has propelled the law firm Tully Rinckey PLLC to become one of the fastest-growing and largest firms in the Capital Region of New York. The full-service firm maintains offices in Albany, NY and Washington, DC.
“It’s a privilege to be included in this year’s group of honorees,” said Tully. “I strive to apply my Irish roots to my work each day and take pride in displaying commitment to my heritage. I look forward to meeting the other honorees who have applied the same ethics to their achievements.”
In addition to his legal practice, Tully currently serves a Major in the New York Army National Guard. He is recognized as a national leader in military law, reflected through his role as a syndicated legal columnist for the Military Times. He also provides legal advisement to business owners in upstate New York through a monthly “Ask the Lawyer” column in The Saratogian and is host of the legal talk radio show the “Tully Rinckey Legal Power Hour” on WGY 810 AM.
Tully serves as General Counsel for the Emerald Society of Federal Law Enforcement Agencies, which is the only national organization representing law enforcement, military, and support personnel of Irish and Gaelic descent.
The Irish Echo is a weekly newspaper based in New York City serving the Irish-American community and is distributed in all major cities throughout the United States and Ireland. The 2009 “Top 40 Under 40” honorees will be recognized at a reception on February 26 at the Manhattan Club in New York City.