Daltonís experience as an attorney includes work as a corporate
attorney in New York City, several years with a large well-known Albany
law firm and several years
as a practitioner in Saratoga Springs, New York.
Dalton began as an associate with Thacher Proffit & Wood, a firm of
over 200 lawyers, in New York City in 1986, having graduated cum laude
from Villanova University Law School. After
several years with TP& W, Ms. Dalton worked as a senior corporate
associate with Fox, Horan & Camerini, an international firm
that represents public and private companies and high-net-worth
individuals on legal matters in the United States and abroad.
During her years as a corporate lawyer in New York City, Ms.
Daltonís experience primarily focused on mergers and acquisitions,
joint ventures, entrepreneurial enterprises, financing arrangements,
private placements, shareholder and partnership agreements and drafting
and negotiating commercial contracts, including distribution, franchise,
and technology licensing agreements.
Having served as general counsel to corporations, Ms. Dalton has
drafted and negotiated a multitude of form contracts such as employment
contracts, confidentialty agreements, options, invoices, purchase
orders, lease agreements, construction contracts and stock purchase
agreements, to name a few. During
one of her years as counsel at Fox, Horan & Camerini, Ms. Dalton
worked in Italy.
1996, Ms. Dalton began working with the Albany firm of Hinman Straub, a
large Albany law firm with a general practice.
In her years at Hinman Straub, Ms. Dalton continued to work as a
corporate lawyer in the health care practice area, but branched out into
more a more generalized practice including estate planning and probate,
real estate and pension work. Ms.
Dalton has worked, and continues to work, with numerous physicians,
dentists and their practices in reorganizing practice structures,
admitting new partners, selling a practice and mergering with other