The law firm of Lewis & Lewis is pleased to announce the addition of Laurie M. Beckerink as an associate attorney at their Jamestown and Olean offices. Beckerink is a graduate of Clymer Central School (1998) and St. Andrews Presbyterian College (2002) where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. Beckerink earned her Juris Doctor in 2005 from the State University of New York at Buffalo Law School. She is admitted to practice in the Courts of New York State in 2006 and is also admitted to practice in the United States District Court, Western District of New York. Beckerink comes to Lewis & Lewis as a seasoned attorney, most recently serving as an Assistant District Attorney for Chautauqua County for the past seven years. Ms. Beckerink's practice will be focused in civil litigation and worker's compensation. Her extensive trial experience is a welcome addition to Lewis & Lewis. The firm has five offices located in Buffalo, Niagara Falls, Batavia, Jamestown and Olean and is one of the largest firms representing injured parties in western New York.