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Matthew S. Feldman graduated from the University of Rochester with a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature. Mr. Feldman also graduated from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs with a Master of International Affairs and a certificate from Columbia’s Middle East Institute before attending the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law, where he obtained his law degree and a certificate of concentration in international law.  Prior to entering the practice of law, Mr. Feldman worked in the technology sector specializing in business consulting, software development and support.


Rated as a Super Lawyer, Mr. Feldman concentrates his practice in corporate formations and transactions, foreclosure settlements, professional liability matters, personal and corporate tax matters, the renewable energy sector, contracts, negotiations, debtor/creditor issues, international, health, and labor and employment law, advising employers on the drafting and negotiation of non-compete agreements, and the preparation of employment policies and handbooks.  Mr. Feldman has defended against employment discrimination suits before the New York State Division of Human Rights (DHR) and the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), and represented employers in private labor arbitrations.  Mr. Feldman maintains a foreign language proficiency in both Arabic and Spanish to benefit his domestic and international clients.  السيد فيلدمان  يفهم اللغة العربية


Mr. Feldman is admitted to practice in New York State Courts as well as United States Federal and Bankruptcy Courts for the Western District of New York.


Mr. Feldman is a member of the New York State Bar Association and the Bar Association of Erie County, and serves as General Counsel and Board-member to Evergreen Health Services of Western New York.  Mr. Feldman also serves as a Board-member for the Lewiston Historic Jazz Festival, the Lewiston Public Library Foundation, and Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center.


Languages Spoken: Arabic

Practice Areas


  1. Commercial: 15%
    5 years
  2. Corporate & Incorporation: 15%
    5 years
  3. Contracts & Agreements: 15%
    5 years
  4. Health Care: 14%
  5. Other: 36%
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Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • Matthew L. Kolken

    Smart, hardworking, conscientious, knowledgeable, dedicated, professional, and results driven lawyer.


    Matthew Kolken Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

110 Pearl Street
Suite 400
Buffalo, NY, 14202


NYCurrently registered 201007/15/2010

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarSuperLawyers2015
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerFeldman Kieffer, LLP2011 - Present
AttorneyHoganWillig PLLC2008 - 2011
Association NamePosition NameDuration
New York State Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
SUNY BuffaloLaw, International LawJD - Juris Doctor2008
Columbia UniversityInternational Affairs, Middle East StudiesMaster of International Affairs2005
University of RochesterEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1995