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Robert Friedman

Practice areas:

DUI & DWI, Estate Planning, Criminal Defense, Elder Law, Real Estate, Landlord & Tenant, Probate

About Me

Welcome....I'd like to take a few moments to introduce myself.  My name is Bob Friedman.

Attorney Mike Ranzenhofer and I are the managing partners of the Buffalo NY area law firm of Friedman & Ranzenhofer, P.C.  

Mike and I have been helping WNY and Buffalo area residents since 1955 when my Dad started this law firm. So there's a very good chance that we've had the chance to help one of your friends or family members with their legal issues over the last five decades.

Mike and I practice in these areas.

Buffalo Area Personal Injury & Accidents


Buffalo Area Coporate and Business Legal Representation


Buffalo Area Criminal and DWI Defense
Buffalo and WNY Divorce and Family Law


Buffalo NY area Estate Planning and Elder Law


Buffalo Area Landlord and Tenant Law
Buffalo Area Real Estate Law

To better serve you we have 7 offices in WNY.

Buffalo


Akron


Batavia


Rochester


West Seneca


Williamsville


Niagara Falls


 


 


 


 


 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1979

  1. DUI & DWI: 35%
    36 years
  2. Estate Planning: 30%
    36 years
  3. Criminal Defense: 15%
    36 years
  4. Probate: 5%
    36 years
  5. Other: 15%
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Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

10 total 

  • Timothy J. Dwan

    I have known Bob Friedman for many years and I have always been impressed with his preparation and vast knowledge of DWI law.

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    Timothy Dwan Speeding & Traffic Ticket Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Michael Timothy Dwan

    Mr. Friedman is one of the most respected DWI attorneys in Western New York. You can't go wrong with this man in your corner.

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    Michael Dwan Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Friedman & Ranzenhofer,PC

70 Niagara Street
Buffalo, NY, 14202

Friedman & Ranzenhofer, PC

8207 Main Street-Suite 13
Williamsville, NY, 14221

Friedman & Ranzenhofer, PC

3686 Seneca Street
West Seneca, NY, 14224

Friedman & Ranzenhofer,PC

74 Main Street
PO Box 31
Akron, NY, 14001-0031

Friedman & Ranzenhofer, PC

113 Main Street
Suite 3
Batavia, NY, 14020,

Friedman & Ranzenhofer, PC

345 Buffalo Ave
Niagara Falls, NY, 14303

Friedman& Ranzenhofer, PC

70 Linden Oaks-3rd Floor
Rochester, NY, 14625

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NYCurrently registered 197903/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
Western New York Prosecutor of the YearProsecutors Association of Western New York2003

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Deputy Town ProsecutorTown of Newstead2004 - 2008
Town AttorneyTown of Clarence1998 - 2003
Legal CounselTown of Clarence, County of Erie IDA1998 - 2007
Prosecuting AttorneyVillage Of Akron1988 - 2008
Prosecuting AttorneyTown Of Clarence1985 - 2004
AttorneyFriedman & Ranzenhofer, PC1979 - Present

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Prosecutors Association of Western New YorkTreasurer2007 - 2008
New York State Bar AssociationN/A1979 - Present
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Genesee County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysN/AN/A
Bar Association of Erie CountyN/AN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Matter of WalterThe Erie County Supreme Court revoked the power of attorney
Lakeshore of NY, LLCSettled

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
BookHow to Form Your Own "S" Corporation and Avoid Double Taxation1999
BookThe Upstart Small Business Legal GuideN/A
Buffalo NewsReal Estate Law newspaper columnN/A
Thomson West publicationHow to Survive Legally as a Landlord-Am Jur TrialsN/A
Thomson West publicationInjury Victim's Legal Survival-Am Jur TrialsN/A

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Hamline University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1977
State University of New York at BuffaloPsycholgyBA - Bachelor of Arts1975

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Buffalo Investors & Exchangors GroupHow to Avoid Probate & Estate Taxes2012
FOURTEEN WAYS TO PRESERVE YOUR ASSETS WITH THE NEW MEDICAID LAWSNew Medicaid Laws2009