Bruce Scott Zeftel

Bruce Scott Zeftel

Land Use / Zoning Attorney

Buffalo, NY





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About Me

In October 2008, after 30 years of practice and 27 years at large law firms I decided to open my own firm. I enjoyed the large firm experience and training but over theyearsit seemed thatmy ability to represent potential clients wasbeing limited more and more oftenbyclient andissue conflicts.This may be the inevitable consequence of being in a large firm in the smaller upstate New York market. I...

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Posted by: DAVID MANCUSO almost 6 years ago.

This guy wasbeyond greatness! He did a great job every step of the way! I felt he really fought hard and cared about my situation. We would most...

Col. Robin Pfeil

Posted by: Robin almost 6 years ago.

I have worked with Bruce Zef tel for over 20 years on varfious legal matters. He had done two Real Property Assessment challenges for us,...
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Jeffrey M. Freedman
Jeffrey Freedman

Buffalo, NY

About 3 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. I have known Bruce for over 25 years. He is a brilliant attorney, a scholar as well as a statesman. Whenever he is our...
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1978 License Status: Currently registered for the state of New York.
Last updated by Avvo: 08/27/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2002 – 2008

Hiscock & Barclay LLP


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1977 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law


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2009 Super Lawyer

Super Lawyers


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1996- present Member

New York State Bar Association

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Speaking Engagements

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2009 Challenging Your Real Property Tax Assessment

at Real Estate Title and Litigation Issues Annual Real Estate CLE Update

2008 Real Estate Title and Litigation for Surveyors

at New York State Surveyors Association Annual Convention

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