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Michael J. Stachowski

Litigation Attorney at Buffalo, NY

5.0   2 reviews
  • Licensed for 50 years
    State NY
    Acquired 1974
    Status
    Currently Registered No misconduct found

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About Michael

Learn Michael’s areas of practice.

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Location

Michael J. Stachowski, P.C.
2025 Clinton Street
Buffalo, NY, 14206

Reviews

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Posted by Taras | July 13, 2017
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| Hired Attorney
Highly Recommended!
Over the years I have retained Mike for various reasons including business law and family court. He is extremely thorough and I always have liked the fact that he is easily accessible. His results handling my issues speak for themselves and I have no problems recommending his services to others.
Posted by Michael K | July 13, 2015
i needed help
Michael Stachowski has what it takes to be good lawyer . He cares about you. Very knowledgeable and does a good job. Like he, s working for his family. Let him help you. Thank you for helping me mike.

Cost

Rates
  • Hourly Rates $ 250-400 per hour
  • Retainer Always
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 7.9 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • TOWN PROSECUTOR / LITIGATION ATTORNEY
  • Town Of Cheektowaga
  • 1986 - Present
  • MANAGING ATTORNEY
  • MICHAEL J STACHOWSKI PC
  • 1975 - Present
  • TOWN ATTORNEY
  • TOWN OF CHEEKTOWAGA
  • 2000 - 2007
  • LITIGATION /TAX CERTIORARI ATTORNEY
  • TOWN OF CHEEKTOWAGA
  • 1998 - 2000
  • COUNSEL
  • NEW YORK STATE ASSEMBLY
  • 1978 - 1982
  • CONFIDENTIAL LAW CLERK
  • New York Supreme Court
  • 1975 - 1978
  • ATTORNEY
  • DELAWARE NORTH COMPANIES
  • 1973 - 1975
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Education

  • State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1973
  • Canisius College
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1970

Sample of Legal Cases

  • People v Okongwu
  • Conviction vacated Charges ultimately dismissed.

Associations

  • New York State Defenders Association
  • Member
  • 1990 - Present
  • Bar Association of Erie County
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Western New York State Trial Lawyers Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association
  • Member
  • N/A
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • BV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2019
  • Official Member
  • Lawyers of Distinction
  • 2019
  • Official Member
  • Lawyers of Distinction
  • 2018
  • Who's Who in American Law
  • Marquis Who's Who in American Law
  • 2014
  • DI GAMMA HONOR SOCIETY
  • CANISIUS COLLEGE
  • 2003
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Speaking Engagements

  • New York State Association of Towns annual training
  • Administrative search Warrants
  • 2004
  • Erie Bar continuing legal education
  • tax certiorari
  • 2004

Attorney endorsements

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Given (2)
Endorse Michael
Appeals Attorney | Feb 12
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Stachowski is an excellent appeal attorney. He has handled many high profile cases, which have resulted in wrongful convictions being over turned."
Divorce and separation
Divorce and separation
Buffalo Litigation Lawyer Michael J. Stachowski
Michael J. Stachowski
Litigation Attorney
Buffalo, NY
Licensed for 50 years