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I am the Principal Attorney at the McGrath Law Firm, PLLC, located in Buffalo, New York.  My firm prides its self on a four pillar approach and a fresh perspective on legal representation (review the firm's website to unserstand what this means:


The McGrath Law Firm is a full-service general practice firm.  That is, we are equipped to handle all of your legal needs.  Give us a call for a free consultation.  We will work diligently to resolve your legal issue.  For low cost/high quality legal representation in Western New York, contact the McGrath Law Firm.


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Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 22%
    5 years, 34 cases
  2. Family: 15%
    6 years, 31 cases
  3. Landlord & Tenant: 15%
    5 years, 124 cases
  4. Real Estate: 15%
    5 years, 66 cases
  5. Other: 33%
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Contact info

McGrath Law Firm, PLLC

3110 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY, 14217


NYCurrently registered 201303/07/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Family Law Attorney of the Year in New YorkGlobal Law Experts2016
Wills and Trusts Attorney of the Year in New YorkGlobal Law Experts2016
Lead Counsel RatedThomson Reuters2016
Lead Counsel RatedThomson Reuters2015
Top ContributorAvvo.com2013
Academic Distinction AwardKean University2009
Kean ScholarKean University2009
Kean ScholarKean University2009
Summa Cum LaudeKean University2009
Chapter ScholarPhi Kappa Phi2009
Kean ScholarKean University2008
MemberPhi Theta Kappa2007
Kean ScholarKean University2007
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Adjunct ProfessorCanisius College2016 - Present
Of CounselAmil Sarfraz, PLLC2013 - Present
Volunteer AttorneyErie County Bar Association's Volunteer Attorney Program2013 - Present
Principal AttorneyMcGrath Law Firm, PLLC2013 - Present
Law ClerkLaw Offices of Jaworski & Giacobbe2011 - 2012
Law ClerkLaw Office of Joseph Gervase2010 - 2011
Legal InternCity of Buffalo Law Department2010 - 2011
Association namePosition nameDuration
Western District of New YorkAdmitted to Practice2015 - Present
Bar Association of Erie CountyMember2015 - Present
New York Bar FoundationMember2015 - Present
WNY Wills on WheelsPresident2015 - Present
New York State Bar Association, Young Lawyers SectionMember2014 - Present
American Cancer SocietyMember2014 - Present
Young Lawyers ClubMember2014 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present
New York Appellate Division, Fourth DepartmentAdmitted to Practice2013 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
In Re KavanaughStipulation
In Re MattesonAn order affirming the order of the Family Court
Black v. City of BuffaloMotion for Summary Judgement Granted
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
State University of New York at Buffalo School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2012
Kean UniversityPsychologyBA - Bachelor of Arts, Summa Cum Laude2009
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Paralegal Certification CourseElementary Legal Research, Authority, & Citation Format2016
Paralegal Certification CourseCivil Procedure & Evidence, Interviewing, and Investigation, Pleading Format, Discovery, & Civil Litigation2016
Paralegal Certification CourseEthics, Introduction to Torts and Contracts, and Documents2016
Paralegal Certification CourseLegal Terminology and Introduction to Legal Process2016
Paralegal Certification CourseParalegal Certification Course2016
Will WorksopEstate Planning2015
Divorce CenterDivorce: The Easy Way2015
YWCA Speaker SeriesThe Legal System2013
Kean University Pre-Law SocietyApplying to Law School2011