Maura McGuire is the partner in charge of Morgenstern DeVoesick’ s litigation practice. Maura concentrates her practice on complex business disputes and real estate litigation.
Maura represents small and large businesses, start-ups, real estate investment funds, and individuals in lawsuits as both plaintiffs and defendants. She counsels her clients through all stages of litigation, including drafting initial pleadings, coordinating the discovery process, drafting and arguing motions, drafting and arguing appeals, and successfully negotiating favorable outcomes for clients.
Maura also focuses on manufactured housing compliance, providing park owners with guidance on New York’s real property laws, advocating on their behalf in front of state agencies, and representing them in business, municipal, and tenant disputes.
In 2022, Maura was selected as a Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America™ for her work in Commercial Litigation. Maura has also been selected for inclusion on the Super Lawyers Upstate New York Rising Stars list annually since 2017. In 2015, Maura was selected as a New York State Bar Association Empire State Counsel® 2015 Pro Bono Honoree.
Maura received her J.D. from George Mason School of Law, where she graduated magna cum laude. She also received a B.A. from Binghamton University, where so also graduated magna cum laude. She and her significant other, Justin, live in Brighton with with their sheepadoodles Harvey and Winston, and regularly spend time on Sodus Bay.