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Michael Anthony Donlon

Car accident Attorney at Corning, NY

5.0   1 review
  • Licensed for 12 years
    State NY
    Acquired 2012
    Status
    Currently Registered No misconduct found

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

About Michael

Learn Michael’s areas of practice.

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Practice areas
  1. Car accident
    30%

  2. Personal injury
    20%
    Attorney Donlon focuses his practice on litigation of construction accidents, motor vehicle accidents, premises liability, wrongful death, medical malpractice, gunshot wounds, products liability, insurance contract disputes, house fires, dangerous prescription drugs, dog bites, and natural gas explosion claims. If you have experienced an unfortunate incident as a result of someone else's carelessness please contact Attorney Donlon today for a FREE consultation.

  3. Brain injury
    10%

  4. Motorcycle accident
    10%

  5. Slip and fall accident
    10%

  6. Trucking accident
    10%

  7. Wrongful death
    10%

My law practice is focused on plaintiff's litigation. I represent victims of accidents and unfair insurance company practices. A few of my recent recoveries: Home explosion, $2,750,000; Construction site accident, Steuben County $1,000,000; Car crash, Ontario County $1,250,000; Construction site accident, Steuben County, $750,000; Construction site accident, Steuben County, $1,100,000, Slip and fall, Steuben County $450,000;Construction site accident, Steuben County  $600,000; Car crash, Steuben County $357,000; Slip and fall, Cattaraugus County $225,000; Fire loss, Steuben County $140,000; Car crash, Steuben County $250,000; Trip and fall, Steuben County $300,000; Car crash, Steuben County $200,000; Trucking accident, Steuben County $375,000; Car crash, Yates County $250,000; Car crash, Ontario County $215,000; Construction site accident, Schuyler County $245,000; Trucking accident, Steuben County  $300,000; Fire loss, Steuben County $137,000; Car crash, Chemung County $175,000; Car Crash, Steuben County $305,000; Car crash, Steuben County, $500,000; Trip and fall, Steuben County, $327,000; Construction site accident, Steuben County, $350,000; Construction site accident, Steuben County; $750,000; Car crash, Ontario County, $400,000; School bullying, Schuyler County, $200,000; Trip and fall, Steuben County, $285,000; Car crash, Schuyler County $500,000. These cases represent a tiny sample of my work. Past results do not guarantee future outcomes. 

I am admitted to practice in New York State where I have litigated injury and fire loss claims in New York State Supreme Court at both the Trial and Appellate level. I have also successfully litigated personal injury matters before the United States Federal District Court.

 

 

 

Location

Welch, Donlon & Czarples PLLC
8 Denison Parkway East
Corning, NY, 14830
Welch Donlon & Czarples
83 Main Street
Hornell, NY, 14830
Welch Donlon & Czarples
8 Denison Parkway, East
Sutie 203
Corning, NY, 14830
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Posted by Sienna | December 2, 2013
Dog Bite Injury Case
Michael is a hard-working conscientiuos lawyer that truly listens to his client and their needs/concerns and then delivers with excellent results. The incident that brought me into this office was tramatic in the few minutes that it occurred and also impacted ongoing aspects of my personal and professional life and Michael brought this to light and I am very happy with the end product.
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Cost

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  • Free Consultation 60 minutes
  • Contingency 33%-33%

Resume

AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Trial Attorney
  • Welch Donlon & Czarples PLLC
  • 2015 - Present
  • Trial Attorney
  • Law Office Of Jacob P. Welch
  • 2011 - 2015
  • Law Clerk
  • Feurestein & Smith LLP
  • 2009 - 2011
  • Law Clerk
  • City Of Buffalo, Ny
  • 2009 - 2009
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Education

  • State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2011
  • Binghamton University, Harpur College of Arts and Sciences
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts, Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa
  • 2008

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Car crash - Phenes v. Donnelly, 33 NY. J.V.R.A. 10:C6, 2016 WL 6839512 (Ontario County, NY 2016)
  • $1,250,000.00
  • NYS Labor Law 240(1) - Construction site accident (Steuben County, NY 2016)
  • $600,000.00
  • NYS Labor Law 240(1) - Construction site accident - King v. Malone Home Builders, Inc., 137 A.D.3d 1646 (4th Dept, 2016).
  • $1,000,000.00
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Associations

  • Corning Children's Center
  • Chairman, MSA Accreditation Steering Committee
  • 2016 - Present
  • Corning Children's Center
  • Board Member
  • 2014 - Present
  • Steuben County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2012 - Present
  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association
  • Member
  • 2012 - Present
  • New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers
  • Member
  • 2012 - Present
  • New York State Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2011 - Present
  • SUNY Buffalo Law Alumni Association
  • Member
  • 2011 - Present
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Member
  • 2008 - Present
  • New York State Trial Academy
  • Alumni
  • 2012 - 2012
  • Phi Alpha Delta
  • Past Treasurer
  • 2009 - 2011
  • Environmental Law Journal SUNY Buffalo Law
  • Associate
  • 2009 - 2010
  • Bar Association of Erie County
  • Member
  • 2008 - 2011
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Honors and Awards

  • Top 25 Motor Vehicle Trial Lawyers
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • 2019
  • Top 10 Nursing Home Negligence Trial Lawyers
  • National Trial Lawyers Association
  • 2018
  • Best Law Firm, Southern Tier of New York
  • Gatehouse Media Readers Choice
  • 2018
  • Top 25 Motor Vehicle Accident Trial Lawyer
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • 2018
  • Life Member
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • 2017
  • Top 25 Motor Vehicle Trial Lawyers
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • 2017
  • Voted Best Law Firm in the Southern Tier
  • Corning Leader
  • 2017
  • Top 40 Under 40
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • 2017
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Binghamton University
  • 2008
  • Phi Alpha Theta
  • Binghamton University
  • 2008
  • Magna Cum Laude
  • Binghamton University
  • 2008
  • Tau Sigma
  • SUNY Binghamton
  • 2007
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Attorney endorsements

Received (9)
Given (12)
Endorse Michael
Personal injury Attorney | Dec 21
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Car accident Attorney | Nov 21
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Great member of the legal community."
Car accident Attorney | Apr 07
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Michael is an excellent attorney committed to providing the highest quality representation to clients. I endorse this attorney without reservation."
Personal injury Attorney | Aug 09
Relationship: Family member
"I endorse this lawyer."
Personal injury Attorney | Jun 28
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Attorney Donlon is a superb lawyer and we are lucky to have him practice in our geographical area. His previous career as an electrician has enabled him to be a zealous advocate for injured construction workers. His success in motor vehicle collision cases is exceptional as well."
Personal injury Attorney | Oct 23
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Personal injury Attorney | Sep 13
Relationship: Friend
"I have known Mike for many years and have always been impressed with his drive, sincerity, and ability to offer help when asked of. I have no doubt he offers the same great qualities to his clients."
Personal injury Attorney | Jun 19
Relationship: Supervised lawyer
"I endorse this lawyer."
Personal injury Attorney | May 15
Relationship: Co-worker
"I endorse this lawyer."
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