Orleans County, New York Lawyers

Julie Vaughn Mersereau
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New York Attorney with 33 years experience

JULIE V. MERSEREAU, ESQ. focuses her practice on Collaborative Family Law and Divorce Mediation. MEDIATION provides assistance to couples as they negotiate towards the resolution of divorce, separation, reconciliation,... Read More »
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Thomas Douglas Trbovich
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New York Attorney with 22 years experience

Thomas Trbovich has a history of recognition for outstanding legal service dating back to when he served as an assistant district attorney. His office receives many referrals from satisfied clients and other attorneys.... Read More »
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Tom Anelli
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New York Attorney with 21 years experience

Tom Anelli is the Senior Partner at Tom Anelli & Associates, a practice focused solely on defending DWI charges. For almost 20 years, Tom has invested all his time learning and practicing the best methods to defend... Read More »
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Nicholas James Shemik
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New York Lawyer

I practice in all areas of personal injury at The Dietrich Law Firm, fighting for the rights of those that were wrongly and seriously injured by someone else’s negligence. I welcome the opportunity to advocate for your... Read More »
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Orleans County, NY Attorney with 43 years experience
(585) 589-9400 109 North Main Street
Albion, NY 14411
Orleans County, NY Attorney with 45 years experience
(585) 798-2250 343 N Main St
Medina, NY 14103
Estate Planning, Municipal and Real Estate
Orleans County, NY Lawyer with 44 years experience
(716) 798-5555 539 Main St
Medina, NY 14103
Health Care and Real Estate
Orleans County, NY Attorney
(585) 798-1000 534 Main St
Medina, NY 14103
Orleans County, NY Attorney with 15 years experience
(585) 590-4130 13952 Albion Eagle Harbor Rd
Albion, NY 14411
Orleans County, NY Attorney with 19 years experience
3 E Bank St
Albion, NY 14411
Orleans County, NY Lawyer with 35 years experience
(716) 590-4132 13925 Albion Eagle Harbor Rd
Albion, NY 14411
Orleans County, NY Attorney with 36 years experience
(716) 589-8033 27 N Platt St
Albion, NY 14411
Divorce, Family and Real Estate
Orleans County, NY Lawyer with 24 years experience
(800) 836-7510 4232 Shelby Basin Road
Medina, NY 14103
Orleans County, NY Attorney with 14 years experience
(585) 798-2250 343 N Main St
Medina, NY 14103
Joseph E. (Jed) Dietrich III
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New York Attorney with 23 years experience

Jed Dietrich Esq. has settled 31 cases for 1 Million Dollars or more since 1999. Jed Dietrich Esq. has personally obtained over 150 Million Dollars for the injured since 2007. Jed Dietrich Esq. has been named a New... Read More »
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Brian Russell Wood
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New York Attorney

Brian Wood is a personal injury attorney who is determined to obtain the maximum recovery for the injuries sustained by his clients and their loved ones as a result of the negligence of others. His diverse legal... Read More »
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Orleans County, NY Attorney with 16 years experience
(585) 798-4621 547 Main St
Medina, NY 14103
Orleans County, NY Lawyer with 16 years experience
(585) 798-6406 549 Main St
Medina, NY 14103
Orleans County, NY Attorney with 45 years experience
16909 Bald Eagle Drive
Kendall, NY 14476
Michael Francis Barrett
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Genesee County, NY Lawyer with 11 years experience
(585) 479-3838 104 Bank St.
Batavia, NY 14020
Bankruptcy and Family
SUNY Buffalo Law School
Assisting individuals in filing Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy, in Erie, Niagara, Genesee, Orleans, and Wyoming counties. I am a member of the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys. Following a brief telephone call, I can arrange to meet with you for a free consultation in my Buffalo, Niagara Falls, Hamburg, or Batavia office. I will go over all the required information with you, so you will not need to fill out a huge packet of papers on your own. We can review all of your options so you can determine whether bankruptcy, or another...
Emanuel N. Mouganis
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Monroe County, NY Lawyer
(585) 637-2123 62 Main Street
Brockport, NY 14420
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Divorce and Family
Attorney Emanuel Mouganis has the accolades you and your family can trust, including being ranked by the National Trial Lawyers as one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers in the State of New York. He is also ranked by the American Institute of Family Attorneys as one of the Top 10 Family Law Attorneys in the State of New York and has a perfect rating by AVVO. He is also ranked by the American Institute of Criminal Attorneys as one of the Top 10 Criminal Law Attorneys in the State of New York. Prior to becoming a...
Michael Ranzenhofer
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Genesee County, NY Lawyer with 39 years experience
(585) 343-0746 113 Main Street
Batavia, NY 14021
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Divorce and Family
State University of New York - Buffalo
My name is Mike Ranzenhofer. I assist residents of the Buffalo and WNY area with their legal needs in three specific practice areas. They are: * Injury Law * Divorce and Family Law * DWI and other Crimes I am one of the managing partners of Friedman & Ranzenhofer. Our firm has been helping Buffalo and WNY area folks since the late 1950's so it's likely we've helped a family member or friend in the past. In fact, we're told numerous times weekly just that. Area residents come to us for help for...
Kristie L. DeFreze
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Genesee County, NY Lawyer with 7 years experience
(585) 344-1994 18 Ellicott Street
Batavia, NY 14020
Free ConsultationBusiness, Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
SUNY Buffalo Law School
Donna Haslinger
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Genesee County, NY Attorney with 28 years experience
(585) 479-3838 16 Main St.
Batavia, NY 14020
Divorce and Family
SUNY Buffalo Law School
Tina Monshipour Foster
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Monroe County, NY Attorney with 18 years experience
5500 West Ridge Rd
Spencerport, NY 14559
Free ConsultationCornell University
Since 2006, the Law Firm of Tina Foster has been a leader in representing businesses, non-profit organizations, and individuals affected by post-9/11 national security policies and discrimination. Our firm specializes in finding innovative solutions to complex legal problems and has successfully represented clients in many sensitive matters, including: International business transactions and sanctions compliance Internal and government investigations Complex federal litigation Business formation and non-profit compliance Repatriation and resettlement of foreign nationals Political asylum International law Employment discrimination Civil rights and constitutional law Our clients come from across the globe, most often from the United States,...
Susan N. Burgess
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Monroe County, NY Lawyer with 31 years experience
(585) 391-3441 13 Market Street
Brockport, NY 14420
Education and Immigration
Vanderbilt University Law School
Jeff D. DeFrancisco Esq.
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New York Attorney with 19 years experience

Mr. DeFrancisco has achieved some of the best results known in Upstate, New York with 2 verdicts approximately $10,000,000 each. Mr. DeFrancisco clearly has extensive experience handling large injury cases which you can... Read More »
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Karen Menter Lowe Esq.
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New York Attorney with 10 years experience

SUNY Buffalo Law SchoolNew York
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Lisa Marie Kroemer
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Genesee County, NY Lawyer with 29 years experience
(585) 343-3700 121 Washington Avenue
Batavia, NY 14020
Divorce, Family and Workers' Comp
Steven Michael Cohen
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Niagara County, NY Attorney with 31 years experience
(716) 636-7600 770 Davison Rd.
Lockport, NY 14094
Civil Rights, Criminal, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law
From New York City originally and now residing and practicing law in Buffalo, New York, Mr. Cohen has been successfully trying civil and criminal cases, including numerous civil rights and constitutional law cases, for over 25 years. In addition to corporate clients and individual litigation clients, he regularly represents local, state and federal law enforcement officers from numerous agencies, defending them in civil, criminal and administrative proceedings. Admitted to practice in the States of New York and Pennsylvania, he has been admitted pro hac vice to conduct trials in many other states. Mr. Cohen is frequently brought in as...
Jeffrey J. Tyrpak
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Niagara County, NY Lawyer with 5 years experience
(716) 636-7600 770 Davison Rd.
Lockport, NY 14094
Employment, Estate Planning, Health Care and Real Estate
State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law
Jeffrey Tyrpak, an Amherst native, attended Fordham University and obtained his BA in International Political Economy in 2010. In 2013, he earned his JD at UB Law School with a concentration in Finance Transactions.

He started practicing law at a small firm in New York City before returning home and joining our team in December of 2016. While working in New York City, Mr. Tyrpak handled litigation in federal court regarding collective bargaining agreements and ERISA for employee benefit funds. He also worked on government compliance matters under the Affordable Care Act and ERISA.

Currently, Mr. Tyrpak resides in HoganWillig's Real Estate...
Steven Gabin Wiseman
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Niagara County, NY Lawyer with 42 years experience
(716) 636-7600 770 Davison Rd.
Lockport, NY 14094
Appeals, Divorce and Family
Georgetown University Law Center
40 years experience, the last 25 of which have been devoted exclusively to matrimonial and family law, including appeals, division of retirement plans, and high net worth matrimonial matters. I have been a frequent speaker at continuing legal education programs for local and NYS Bar Association programs as well as for judges.
Bruce Ikefugi
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Niagara County, NY Lawyer with 29 years experience
(716) 636-7600 770 Davison Rd.
Lockport, NY 14094
Business, Foreclosure Defense and Real Estate
State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law
Chair of the largest residential real estate department in Western New York. Extensive third party relocation, REO, commercial and residential lending representation. Recently closed a $3 Million dollar refinance, and a $965,000 commercial purchase secured by properties in Western New York and Florida. Experienced in time share, zoning, land use, condominiums and cooperatives, real estate negotiations and litigation. Voted for inclusion in "Best Lawyers in America" for the past four years.
Diane Tiveron
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(716) 636-7600 770 Davison Rd.
Lockport, NY 14094
Niagara County, NY Lawyer with 28 years experience
Bankruptcy, Business, Collections and Estate Planning
State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law
Diane Tiveron is the Managing Partner and Chairperson of the Corporate & Business Law Department at HoganWillig PLLC. With over 29 years of legal experience and a educational background in economics and business administration, Ms. Tiveron assists clients with business formations (sole proprietorship, partnership, corporations, and limited liability companies), acquisitions, sales or dissolutions, as well as the preparation of any commercial document/contract, ranging from an employment agreement to a lease. She counsels non-for-profit organizations on nonprofit law and governance, obtaining and maintaining tax-exempt status and 501(c) classifications.
Ms. Tiveron also advises individuals and businesses with bankruptcy issues (Chapter 7...
Paul Michael Pochepan
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Niagara County, NY Attorney with 30 years experience
(716) 636-7600 770 Davison Rd.
Lockport, NY 14094
Bankruptcy, Estate Planning, Personal Injury and Social Security Disability
Syracuse University College of Law
With nearly three decades of experience practicing Bankruptcy law and Social Security law in Buffalo, Paul Pochepan is able to help consumers facing financial hardships and disabled individuals and their dependents. He has helped many Western New York consumers navigate the bankruptcy system under chapter 7 or chapter 13. He also helps Buffalo-area residents apply for Social Security Disability (SSD) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) or appeal Social Security Administration decisions denying, reducing or revoking benefits. He has accumulated a wealth of knowledge regarding the multiple medical impairments afflicting disability claimants and dealing with the medical profession to secure the...
Michael Charles Cimasi
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Erie County, NY Attorney with 5 years experience
(716) 560-1171 66 Park Circle
Amherst, NY 14226
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI and Traffic Tickets
State University of New York - Buffalo
My practice pattern at the Cimasi Law Office is focused on DWI, criminal defense, and traffic matters (e.g. speeding, mechanical violations, unlicensed operation, etc.) in courts across Western New York. I also represent clients on parole violations and landlord-tenant matters. I am a highly meticulous and diligent practitioner who seeks to provide dedicated service to each client, regardless how big or small the matter. I am always available by phone, and there is no fee for initial consultations.

I also teach courses in sociology and legal studies to undergraduates at the University at Buffalo ("UB") and Buffalo State College....
Scott Michael Duquin
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Niagara County, NY Attorney with 16 years experience
(716) 636-7600 770 Davison Rd.
Lockport, NY 14094
Free ConsultationInsurance Defense, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Products Liability
State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law
Scott Michael Duquin focuses his practice on Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice and Civil Litigation. Prior to joining us, Scott spent the first 11 years of his career doing insurance defense. He holds an AVVO Super rating, Martindale Distinguished, and has been named a Super Lawyer in Personal Injury every year since 2013.

Scott has extensive trial and appellate experience representing individuals to multi-national corporations in automobile liability, medical malpractice, products liability, toxic tort and catastrophic personal injury matters. Scott has successfully represented several small business owners in various litigated commercial matters.

In 2016, in a highly publicized case Scott was able to...
Brooke Barron
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Niagara County, NY Attorney
(716) 636-7600 770 Davison Road
Lockport, NY 14094
Elder, Estate Planning, Family and Probate
American University- Washington College of Law
Brooke Barron is an Associate Attorney in the firm’s Matrimonial & Family Law and Estate Planning & Administration Practice Groups.

Ms. Barron obtained her B.S. in Business Administration from SUNY Geneseo, and received her Juris Doctor in 2018 from American University- Washington College of Law.

While in law school, Ms. Barron was an Alternative Dispute Resolution Competition winner. Additionally, Ms. Barron was a law clerk for Commissioner Feldblum at the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) in Washington, D.C. and a student attorney for American University- Washington College of Law’s Civil Advocacy Clinic. Ms. Barron had also previously been employed at HoganWillig as...
Jonathan Sooriash
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New York Lawyer

Jonathan Sooriash Esq. LL.M. represents taxpayers to resolve and settle their tax debt with the IRS and State Tax Departments. J. David Tax Law LLC assists both individuals and businesses in becoming compliant with the... Read More »
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Peter J. Pullano
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New York Attorney with 32 years experience

Peter is the Managing Partner at Tully Rinckey PLLC’s Rochester Office, where he practices criminal defense. With over 30 years of criminal defense experience, Peter has handled thousands of criminal cases, including... Read More »
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Kenneth Olena
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Niagara County, NY Lawyer with 38 years experience
(716) 636-7600 770 Davison Rd.
Lockport, NY 14094
Business, Divorce and Family
State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law
Kenneth Olena has worked for the last 35 years as a family law practitioner. He specializes in divorce proceedings, ranging from small to multi-million dollar settlements. Since 1981, Kenneth has practiced across upstate New York and predominantly in the Western New York region, helping clients with over a thousand divorce cases; prior to his work at HoganWillig, Mr. Olena also provided excellent support to clients with Siegel, Kelleher & Kahn for more than 21 years. With expertise, he has handled actions of varying financial complexity involving difficult custodial battles, hardships regarding property ownership, and management of clients' personal businesses or...
MIchael Benz
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Niagara County, NY Attorney with 7 years experience
(716) 636-7600 770 Davison Rd.
Lockport, NY 14094
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Drexel University School of Law
Michael T. Benz is an associate attorney in the firm’s litigation department; handling personal injury, medical malpractice, and criminal defense cases. His motto and practice is to prepare every case as though it will be a jury trial; and he is confident that his trial preparation is the key to getting the best result for his clients.

Mr. Benz brings vast trial experience with him to HoganWillig, having tried hundreds of cases as an Assistant Defender at the nationally recognized Defender Association of Philadelphia, before starting his own private criminal defense practice in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. As a native “Buffalonian” he...
Kevin Scott Mahoney
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Niagara County, NY Lawyer with 22 years experience
(716) 636-7600 770 Davison Rd.
Lockport, NY 14094
Criminal, DWI, Divorce and Family
State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law
Kevin Mahoney received his B.A., Ed.M and J.D. all from the State University of New York at Buffalo. As a member of HoganWillig's Family and Criminal Law Departments, Mr. Mahoney regularly assists individuals who are in a very difficult time of their lives. He believes it is his task to calmly offer skilled advice and perspective during what is often a difficult or emotionally charged situation.

In the area of family law, Mr. Mahoney and his colleagues assist individuals with family court proceedings which most commonly involve custody/visitation and/or paternity and support proceedings. They also assist individuals in all aspects of...
Joseph E. (Jed) Dietrich III
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(716) 839-3939 1323 N Forest Rd
Buffalo, NY 14221
Free ConsultationErie County, NY Attorney with 23 years experience
Animal, Construction, Insurance Claims and Personal Injury
SUNY Buffalo Law School
Jed Dietrich Esq. has settled 31 cases for 1 Million Dollars or more since 1999.

Jed Dietrich Esq. has personally obtained over 150 Million Dollars for the injured since 2007.

Jed Dietrich Esq. has been named a New York Superlawyer from 2010 to the present.

Jed Dietrich Esq. is a highly competitive person who was a 14 time National Champion in the sport of rowing.

It is Jed’s passion to represent the seriously injured to the very best of my ability.

The Dietrich Law Firm P.C., has been established to FIGHT for our clients to obtain MAXIMUM COMPENSATION for every person that we...
Dennis Charles Gaughan
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Erie County, NY Attorney with 35 years experience
(716) 648-8000 6161 South Park Ave
Hamburg, NY 14075
Free ConsultationAppeals, Bankruptcy, Business and Criminal
New York Law School
We chose to remain a small law office to provide personal, dedicated and aggressive service to our clients. My office costs a few dollars more but excellent service takes time and strategy. Offsetting our higher fees we have payment plans. We have seven lawyers working together to get the best solutions. As a small firm we call upon all areas of the law to form a comprehensive strategy and plan. As in a game making the right move determines the outcome of the case. A divorce case is often helped by a bankruptcy or our tax law knowledge. We create...
Adela Aprodu
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(716) 330-1006 50 Fountain Plaza
Suite 1400
Buffalo, NY 14202
Free ConsultationErie County, NY Lawyer with 4 years experience
Employment, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Products Liability
University of Pittsburgh School of Law
Adela graduated summa cum laude from the University of Pittsburgh with a triple major in Health Services, Administration of Justice and Communications. She obtained her J.D., cum laude from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law, with certificates in Civil Litigation and Health Services.

Following graduation, Adela spent almost three years in Boston, Massachusetts representing clients in a variety of matters, including personal injury, summary process, contract disputes, and class action cases. In 2017, she moved to Buffalo, New York where she concentrated her practice in litigation, medical malpractice defense, nursing home defense, employment discrimination defense, and corporate health care matters....
Donald Osborn Chesworth
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Monroe County, NY Lawyer with 47 years experience
(585) 492-4700 400 Linden Oaks #110
Rochester, NY 14625
Business
Yale Law School
Donald O. Chesworth, a Partner in the Rochester office of Tully Rinckey PLLC, focuses his practice on governmental compliance, business law, municipal liability, commercial law, employment law and management issues.

Donald was admitted to the bar in Connecticut in 1966 and in New York in 1972. He is no longer active in the Connecticut bar. He is admitted to the U.S. District Court for the Western District of New York, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and the U.S. Supreme Court.

Donald graduated from Graceland College, magnum cum laude in 1963 and from Yale Law School with a Juris...
Greta Katrin Kolcon
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Monroe County, NY Attorney with 24 years experience
(585) 987-2800 700 Crossroads Building
2 State Street
Rochester, NY 14614
Appeals, Arbitration & Mediation, Employment and Environmental
Stetson University College of Law
Practical, pragmatic advice and representation offered to clients to resolve real world complex problems.
Thoughtful dispute resolution and mediation services offered to litigants and their counsel.
Cost-effective strategies.
Depth of experience.
Individual focus.

The art of representing people.
Jason Alexander Richman
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Ontario County, NY Lawyer with 22 years experience
(585) 362-2787 P.O. Box 312
Victor, NY 14564
Free ConsultationAppeals, Construction, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Syracuse University College of Law and University of Miami School of Law
Jason A. Richman , Esq., Construction worker injury; medical malpractice; car accidents; wrongful death; other serious personal injuries. Since 1997.
James R. O'Connor
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Erie County, NY Lawyer with 4 years experience
5488 Sheridan Drive, Suite 500
Buffalo, NY 14221
Employment
Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
James R. O’Connor, Esq. is a labor and employment law associate in Tully Rinckey PLLC’s Buffalo office, where he focuses his practice on representing clients in federal and private sector employment law claims, including claims involving the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA), Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA), Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), National Labor Relations Act (NLRA), New York Labor Law, New York Executive Law and Qui Tam claims.

Prior to joining Tully Rinckey PLLC, James was...
Jeannie D. Michalski Esq.
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New York Lawyer with 20 years experience

Jeannie D. Michalski, Esq., is a private attorney with offices in Monroe and Livingston County, as well as the Conflict Defender of Livingston County, NY. Ms. Michalski graduated magna cum laude from Nazareth College... Read More »
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Adam H. Rosenblum
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New York Lawyer with 14 years experience

The Rosenblum Law Firm is the largest and highest customer rated traffic violations law firm in both NY & NJ. Experienced and skilled criminal defense and traffic violations attorneys, the Firm has a reputation for... Read More »
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Orleans County Legal Aid & Pro Bono Services

Orleans County Office for the Aging
(585) 589-3191
Albion,


Neighborhood Legal Services
(716) 847-0650
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