Frank received his law degree from the State University of New York School at Buffalo School of Law in 1993 where he was selected for the Buffalo Law Review as well as a Ford Fellowship, which he served at the United Nations in Geneva.
Frank began his law practice in 1994 in the New York Legislature as Counsel to a Member of Assembly. In 1996, Erie County District Attorney Kevin Dillon appointed him an Assistant District Attorney, where he served six years as a felony trial prosecutor.
Frank entered private practice in 2005. He was trial counsel to one of New York’s largest insurance companies and associated with the litigation department of one of Buffalo’s oldest law firms before he established the Housh Law Offices in 2010. Frank’s practice is litigation-based including negligence, federal criminal defense, and medical malpractice.
In 2012, he became Trial Counsel to the Buffalo firm of Bernhardi & Lukasik, P.L.L.C., and works closely with their clients in their six offices throughout Western New York.
Languages Spoken: French, Spanish, Mandarin
Licensed since 1994
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|NY||Due to reregister within 30 days of birthday||1994||03/13/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Award of Merit||New York State Bar Association||1997|
|Owner||Housh Law Offices||2010 - Present|
|Assistant District Attorney||Erie County District Attorney's Office||1996 - 2005|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Bar Association of Erie County||Past Chair||1994 - Present|
|Jane Doe v. Major University System||Confidential, significant financial settlement|
|Mongielo vs. Town of Lockport||Sentence reversed on Appeal|
|John Doe vs. Major International Hotelier||settlement before trial|
|Harvard Law and Policy Review||Edwin Hart Turner and the Politics of Executing the Mentally Ill||2012|
|Buffalo Law Journal||The Scarlet Letter: U.S. v. Gementera and the Role of Shame as Punishment||2004|
|Buffalo Law Journal||Expert Testimony Challenging Eyewitness Testimony||2004|
|State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1993|
|University of Kansas||Philosophy||BA - Bachelor of Arts||N/A|
|Conversations with Jim Anderson||Race Issues in the US Today||2015|
|Third Annual Supreme Court Review and Preview||Supreme Court Decisions||2013|
|NYSBA Regional Program Chair||Representing the Political Candidate in New York: Follow the Money||2012|
|American Constitution Society & BAOEC|| Supreme Court Review and Preview||2012|
|Buffalo State College||Is the Death Penalty Justified in America?||2011|