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Lynelle Bosworth focuses her practice on government law and policy issues and advises clients on renewable energy, environmental, transportation, finance, racing and gaming, insurance and health care related matters. Lynelle represents private and publicly owned companies and not-for-profit organizations regarding state and federal regulatory and policy matters.

In addition, Lynelle provides legal counsel to health insurers, HMOs and other health care clients in regulatory compliance matters, business negotiations, and corporate transactions. She has wide-ranging experience representing clients on regulatory matters before the New York State Department of Financial Services and the New York State Department of Health. Lynelle also represents clients on Freedom of Information Law issues.

Prior to joining the firm, Lynelle served as counsel to the Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Committee and Transportation Committee of the New York State Assembly where she drafted and negotiated legislation on critical policy issues such as the Public Authorities Reform Act. In addition, Lynelle served as counsel for the Health Committee of the New York State Assembly where she advised the Assembly Speaker and the Health Committee Chair on budgetary and policy priorities regarding Medicaid, public health and the Affordable Care Act.


  • Public transportation
  • Public finance
  • Racing and gaming licensing and regulatory issues
  • Solar power and wind energy economic development projects
  • Public authorities law
  • Insurance licensing issues
  • The Affordable Care Act
  • New York State of Health – The Official Health Plan Marketplace
  • HIPAA compliance
  • Medicaid and Child Health Plus


Recognition & Leadership

  • Listed, The Best Lawyers in America, Health Care Law, 2024
  • Listed,City & State
    • "Above & Beyond: Women," 2023
    • "Rising Stars 40 Under 40," 2013
  • Team Member, a Law360 “Environmental Practice Group of the Year, 2022
  • Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, Upstate New York Super Lawyers, "Rising Star," 2013-2019
  • Team Member, a U.S. News - Best Lawyers® "Government Relations Law Firm of the Year," 2014
  • Board Member, National Alumni Association, Albany Law School,  Board of Directors, July 2007-2013
  • Member, Democratic Assembly Campaign Committee, July 2008-2010
  • Alumni, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Citizen's Academy, Albany Bureau, Fall 2009


  • J.D., Albany Law School, 2006
  • B.S., California State University, Chico, 2002
  • New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York