I have been an Attorney for 30 years. Nothing angers me more than seeing injustice in our court system caused by Attorney's who are incompetant or simply do not care. I care about my community, my reputation and most importantly , my clients. I represent my clients in a manner that I would like a member of my family to be represented.
If you or a loved one are injured in an accident, please call me. I am one of the few personal injury attorney's who have completed training in accident investigation at the New York Police Academy. My experience, as a former New York State Trooper, has helped me obtain fantastic results for my clients who have been involved in accidents.
A significant portion of my practice involves representing people accused of crimes. I understand that many times people are falsely accused of wrong doing. I also understand that sometimes good people make mistakes and deserve a second chance. I do not accept every criminal case that comes into my office. I am willing to help those who are falsely accused, as well as those who have made a mistake and are looking for help and opportunity to improve their lives.
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I endorse this lawyer. John is highly skilled criminal defense attorney and, as a former state trooper for over 20 years, I had cases where John represented the Defendant. He is very knowledgeable in the law, diligent, in and truly cares about his clients and ensuring they receive the best legal outcome.
Randall Inniss Criminal defense Attorney
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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2015|
|Criminal Justice Award||Erie County Bar Association||N/A|
|Community Service Award||Minority Bar Association||N/A|
|Citizen of the Year||Buffalo News||N/A|
|Medgar Evers Civil Rights Award||NAACP||N/A|
|Partner||Law Offices of Steve Boyd & John Elmore||2014 - Present|
|Senior Trial Counsel & Managing Attorney||Brown Chiari, LLP||2009 - 2014|
|Partner||Harter Secrest & Emery, LLP||2006 - 2009|
|Owner||Law Offices of John V. Elmore||1989 - 2006|
|Assistant Attorney||New York State Attorney General's Office||1987 - 1989|
|Assistant Attorney||New York County District Attorney||1984 - 1987|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Minority Bar Association of Western New York||Past President||1989 - Present|
|Bar Association of Erie County||Member||N/A|
|4th Department Judicial Screening Committee||Chairperson||N/A|
|Amber Books||Fighting For Your LIfe : The African American Criminal Justice Survival Guide||2006|
|Syracuse University||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1984|