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Nelson Salvatore Torre

Nelson Salvatore Torre

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Criminal Defense, Car Accidents, Wrongful Death

About Me

Languages Spoken: Spanish, German

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1989

  1. Personal Injury: 40%
  2. Criminal Defense: 30%
  3. Car Accidents: 20%
  4. Wrongful Death: 10%



Hourly ($125-225/hour), Contingent (25-33%), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Always), Free Consultation (20 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Nelson. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Christopher Daniel Leroi

    Mr. Torre is an exceptional attorney. Although I have been practicing law for 24 years as a judge, magistrate, law professor, prosecutor, and private attorney, I learn from his responses on Avvo every time that he posts. If I needed an attorney, I would hire him. I recommend him with no reservation. It would be the best investment of your life to hire him to represent you.


    Christopher Leroi Mediation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Nelson S. Torre Attorney at Law

438 Main Street, 9th Floor
Buffalo, NY, 14202



NYDue to reregister within 30 days of birthday 198903/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Adjunct ProfessorUniversity of Buffalo Law School2002 - Present
Assistant District AttorneyNYC District Attorney's Office1988 - 1992


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Bar Association of Erie CountyMemberN/A
New York State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMemberN/A
New York State Defenders AssociationMemberN/A


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
New York Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1988
Vanderbilt UniversitySpanish and Latin American StudiesBA - Bachelor of Arts1983