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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. DUI & DWI: 50%
    3 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 40%
    3 years
  3. Ethics: 10%
    3 years

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Richard R. Shaw

    I have known Mr. Killelea for over 15 years. He is an outstanding attorney and an even better person. He treats his clients with the utmost respect and he fights hard to make sure they receive the results they deserve. I give my highest endorsement to this lawyer.

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    Richard Shaw Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • John C Nelson

    Dan is an extremely knowledgeable attorney. When fellow attorneys have questions regarding DWI, they goto Dan. I highly recommend and endorse his services.

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    John Nelson DUI and DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Daniel M. Killelea, Esq.

121 Prospect Street
Suite 1
Attica, NY, 14011

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NYDue to reregister within 30 days of birthday 199807/10/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Who's Who in LawBuffalo Law Journal2012
Ten Young Litigators of DistinctionBuffalo Law Journal2005
Robert J. Connelly Award for Excellence in Trial AdvocacyWestern New York Trial Lawyers Association1997
National Trial Advocacy Competition Second Place AwardNew York State Bar Association--Trial Lawyers Section1997
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerDaniel M. Killelea, Esq.2014 - Present
InstructorErie County Central Police Services Law Enforcement Training Academy2006 - Present
PartnerMohun & Killelea2011 - 2013
AssociateLipsitz Green Scime Cambria LLP2007 - 2011
Assistant District AttorneyErie County District Attorneys Office1998 - 2007
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Wyoming County Chamber of CommerceMember2014 - Present
Erie County Bar Association, Judiciary CommitteeMember2012 - Present
Italian American Police Association of Western New YorkHonorary Member2011 - Present
Genesee County Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
Erie County Bar Association, Criminal Law CommitteeMember2011 - Present
Erie County Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
SUNY Buffalo Law Alumni AssociationMemberN/A
Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
The DocketSovereign Citizen Movement Overview2014
Strategies for Defending DWI Cases in New YorkAnalyzing Case Law Related to DWI Vehicle Stop Issues2012
Erie County Institute of Law, Ethical Year in ReviewSo You (or the Attorney You're Representing) Have Been Convicted of a Crime--What Now?2012
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
State University of New York at Buffalo School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1997
Cornell UniversityHuman DevelopmentBS - Bachelor of Science1992
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Continuing Judicial EducationMotions and Pre-Trial Hearings2015
Life After Law School Continuing Legal EducationThe Basics of Criminal Practice2014
Court Clerks TrainingDWI for Court Clerks2014
Continuing Legal EducationA Primer on the Effective Assistance of Counsel2014
Continuing Legal EducationHuntley Hearings2014
Continuing Judicial EducationCriminal Jury Trials in the Justice Courts2014
Members MeetingNew York State SAFE Act of 20132013
Life After Law School Continuing Legal EducationThe Basics of Criminal Practice2013
Continuing Judicial EducationYouthful Offender Procedures2013
Continuing Judicial EducationMotions and Pre-Trial Hearings2013
Continuing Judical EducationSearch Warrants2013
Annual MeetingThe Sovereign Citizen Movement and Its Impact on New York State Courts2013
Sentencing in State Court Continuing Legal EducationCertificates of Relief2012
Panel DiscussionPersonal Defense Under Article 35 (Defense of Justification)2012
Member's MeetingDWI Laws and Consequences2012
Life After Law School Continuing Legal EducationThe Basics of Criminal Practice2012
Crime Scene Detectives' TrainingChain of Custody and Search Issues2012
Court Clerks ConferenceUpdate to DNA Collection Law2012
Continuing Judicial EducationCriminal Jury Trials in the Justice Courts2012
Continuing Judicial EducationMotions and Pre-Trial Hearings2012
Continuing Judicial EducationMotions and Pre-Trial Hearings2012
Panel DiscussionHome Defense Under Article 35 (Defense of Justification)2011
Defending the DWI Defendant Continuing Legal EducationGetting Your Client Through It All--From the Late Night Phone Call to License Restoration2011
Buffalo Police Department Detectives' InserviceWhite Collar Crime2007
Buffalo Police Department Detectives' InserviceBasic Criminal Investigations2007
Project Safe Neighborhoods Firearms ConferenceNew York State Firearms Laws2006
Peace Officer Inservice TrainingLaws of Arrest; Search & Seizure2005