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Dawn M. Schwartz, R.N.

073_CC_BLHFirm_12-21-15Dawn M. Schwartz, R.N. joined our firm in 2013 as a registered nurse and medical consultant.  Dawn has been a resident of the Olean, New York area for twenty-five years. She graduated from Jamestown Community College, Cattaraugus County Campus with an Associates Degree in Applied Science in Nursing and has additional nursing education through Daemen College in Buffalo, New York.  Her clinical nursing experience includes inpatient161_CC_BLHFirm_12-21-15 acute and postoperative care, hemodialysis, and numerous outpatient clinics including several years working with our area Veterans.

Dawn lives in Olean with her husband Dave and her daughter Abby.  In her spare time she enjoys hiking, cooking, painting and spending time with her friends and family.  She is also a certified USA Swimming Official and can frequently be found on the deck at area swim meets.

Dawn M. Schwartz, R.N.

dawn@blhfirm.com

Black, Lyle & Habberfield, LLP
129 N Union St.
PO Box 648
Olean, New York 14760
Tel: 716-373-1920
Fax: 716-373-3110
Toll Free: 1-800-524-9481

John C. Ensell – Investigator

023_CC_BLHFirm_12-21-15John is a Portville Central School graduate who attended Lock Haven State College earning a Bachelor of Science Degree in Education.  In between his junior and senior year he attended the Marine Corps Officer Candidate School in Quantico, Virginia and was commissioned a Lieutenant upon graduation.  John is a Vietnam era veteran serving 3 years active duty and maintaining his reserve status until resigning his commission with the rank of Captain in 1979.  His law enforcement career started that same year when he was sworn in as a Trooper in the New York State Police.  John served the State Police for 27 years.  For 20 of those years he was assigned to the167_CC_BLHFirm_12-21-15 Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI) and retired with the rank of Senior Investigator.  After a short retirement he joined the Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office for 8 years serving as an Investigator in the District Attorney’s Office, the Cold Case Unit and the Child Advocacy Center specializing in child sexual abuse investigations.  John has served the people as a law enforcement officer over 35 years and resides with his family in Portville, New York.

In his free time John has officiated football from youth level to the semi-professional level for over 20 years.  He is a member of the Town of Portville Planning Board, Portville American Legion Post 814 and the Benevolent and Protective Order of the Elks – Olean lodge #491.

John C. Ensell, Investigator

investigator@blhfirm.com

Black, Lyle & Habberfield, LLP
129 N Union St.
PO Box 648
Olean, New York 14760
Tel: 716-373-1920
Fax: 716-373-3110
Toll Free: 1-800-524-9481

Kimberly A. Harris, R.N.

Kimberly A. Harris, RN, was born and raised in Salamanca, New York and joined our firm in 2016.  In 1986, she graduated from the Ellicottville Boards of Cooperative Educational Services and earned her Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) degree.  She then attended Jamestown Community College and obtained an Associate Degree in Applied Science in Nursing.  She has additional nursing education through the University of Phoenix, working toward her Bachelors of Science in Nursing.

In the years since becoming a nurse she has worked as a Traveling Nurse with a focus in Emergency and Intensive Care in both adult and pediatric nursing.  After traveling for over 6 years, she settled down and worked at The East Tennessee Children’s Hospital in Knoxville, Tennessee for 7 years as a Clinical Research Nurse for the Hematology/Oncology Department.   Most recently, she has spent 14 years at the Rehabilitation Center in Olean, New York as the Treatment Coordinator in the Article-16 Clinic assisting people with developmental disabilities.

Kim lives in Salamanca, New York.  Her children, Jacob and Jorrie, are grown and in college.  In her free time, she enjoys spending time with friends and family, skiing, gardening, cooking, and relaxing with a good book.

Kimberly A. Harris, Registered Nurse

kim@blhfirm.com

Black, Lyle & Habberfield, LLP
129 N Union St.
PO Box 648
Olean, New York 14760
Tel: 716-373-1920
Fax: 716-373-3110
Toll Free: 1-800-524-9481