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  • Michael Kuzma
    1893 Clinton St, Buffalo, NY
    5.0 stars 39 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.7  
    Licensed
    Consult an attorney before talking to the police!
  • Matthew Kolken
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    Kolken & Kolken
    135 Delaware Avenue, Suite 101, Buffalo, NY
    5.0 stars 101 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Kolken & Kolken is a full-service U.S. immigration law firm handling cases in all 50 States.

    Practice area
    5% Criminal defense, 90% Immigration, 5% Asylum

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    License
    NY, Active since 1997

  • Dominic Saraceno
    Law Offices of Dominic Saraceno
    534 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY
    5.0 stars 53 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.8  
    Licensed
    Mr. Saraceno has handled many of the most high profile cases in Western New York over the last two decades, winning homicide trials, rape trials, kidnapping trials, assault trials, larceny trials and DWI/DUI trials. Mr. Saraceno has often appeared...
  • James Maloney
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    HoganWillig PLLC- Buffalo Office
    155 Summer St., Buffalo, NY
    5.0 stars 3 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.2  
    Licensed
    Mr. Maloney’s practice focuses on complex criminal defense matters with an emphasis on D.W.I. defense. He has an unparalleled commitment to providing clients the highest level of experience, professional qualifications, and skill. In addition to ...

    Practice area
    51% Criminal defense, 49% DUI and DWI

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    License
    NY, Active since 1992

  • Michael Rossi
    The Rossi Law Firm
    68 Niagara Street, Buffalo, NY
    5.0 stars 42 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    A tough, aggressive trial lawyer, Michael Anthony Rossi began practicing in New York in 1981 and went on to form The Rossi Law Firm. The Rossi Law firm is a “results oriented” criminal and civil litigation firm with offices in Downtown Buffalo.   ...
  • Paul Dell
    70 Niagara St, Buffalo, NY
    3.5 stars 3 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.6  
    Licensed
    ATTORNEY PAUL G. DELL has the experience and skill to aggressively handle a wide range of criminal defense issues for his clients in state & federal courts. Over the past 22 years, Paul has conducted more than 50 felony jury trials and countless ...
  • Florina Altshiler
    Russo & Toner LLP
    12 Fountain Plaza, suite 600, Buffalo, NY
    5.0 stars 20 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    While you may recognize Ms. Altshiler as the legal analyst for ABC News, she is an experienced trial attorney (and former sex crimes prosecutor) with over 20 jury trial verdicts in criminal matters and multiple jury trial verdicts in multi-million...
  • Steven Cohen
    HoganWillig - Buffalo Office
    155 Summer Street, Buffalo, NY
    5.0 stars 18 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    From New York City originally and now residing and practicing law in Buffalo, New York, Mr. Cohen has been successfully trying civil and criminal cases, including numerous civil rights and constitutional law cases, for the past 20 years. In additi...
  • Joseph LaTona
    Joseph M. LaTona, Esq.
    403 Main Street, 716 Brisbane Building, Buffalo, NY
    5.0 stars 2 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    A graduate of Rutgers College (B.A. 1971) and Creighton University Law School (J.D. 1974), Mr. LaTona is admitted to practice in numerous courts, including New York State (1975); the United States District Court for the Western District of New Yor...
  • James Auricchio
    James Quinn Auricchio, Esq.
    484 Delaware Ave., Suite 201, Buffalo, NY
    5.0 stars 8 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.1  
    Licensed
    James “Jamie” Quinn Auricchio is a criminal defense attorney with 20 years of experience in Local, State and Federal Courts. A former State and Federal Prosecutor, he has served on the Faculty of the University at Buffalo Medical School and as an ...
  • Thomas Trbovich
    Law Office of Thomas Trbovich
    1967 Wehrle Dr, Suite #1, Office: 716-634-4646 Email:[email protected], Buffalo, NY
    5.0 stars 40 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    My award-winning team of attorneys has been recognized as one of the leading DWI defense law firms in New York State. Every criminal case is reviewed by and worked on by all the partners in the firm. We take care of every case as if you were famil...
  • Sabby Santarpia
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    Santarpia Law
    872 Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY
    5.0 stars 14 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.8  
    Licensed
    An attorney you can trust who is knowledgeable, aggressive and well respected in all courts.

    Practice area
    25% Criminal defense, 40% Divorce and separation, 15% Litigation, and more.

    Cost
    Free Consultation
    Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs
    30 minutes

    License
    NY, Active since 1993

  • Anthony Kuhn
    Tully Rinckey
    5488 Sheridan Drive, Suite 500, Buffalo, NY
    5.0 stars 24 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Anthony is an aggressive and proactive attorney practicing in the areas of military law, security clearance representation, federal labor and employment, private employment/corporations and criminal defense. As a Partner at Tully Rinckey, Anthony ...
  • Frank Housh
    Housh Law Offices, PLLC
    70 Niagara St, Buffalo, NY
    4.5 stars 45 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Frank received his law degree from the State University of New York School at Buffalo School of Law in 1993 where he was selected for the Buffalo Law Review as well as a Ford Fellowship, which he served at the United Nations in Geneva.   Frank beg...
  • Denis Kitchen
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    8899 Main St, Buffalo, NY
    5.0 stars 7 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.4  
    Licensed
    Denis A. Kitchen, Jr., has been an Attorney at Law since 1976, admitted to practice in all courts of the State of New York, the U.S. District Court for the Western District of New York, and the Second and Third U.S. Circuit Courts of Appeals. Alth...

    Practice area
    10% Criminal defense, 30% Bankruptcy and debt, 20% Family, and more.

    Cost
    Hourly Rates, $250-$300/hourContingency A contingency fee is the percent of the final award a lawyer will receive as compensation. For some of these cases, lawyers will only be paid if there is a successful outcome. 25%-35%Retainer Some attorneys require an upfront payment to secure their services before they begin their work Sometimes

    License
    NY, Active since 1976

  • Nikole Wynn
    The Law Office of Nikole M Wynn
    50 Fountain Plaza, Suite 1400, Buffalo, NY
    5.0 stars 48 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    When you contact me for a free consultation, you will not get a sales pitch. You will get an honest assessment of your legal needs and my ability to serve you. Moreover, I have no problem advising a potential client not to retain an attorney when ...
  • Daniel Tronolone
    Tronolone & Surgalla PC
    298 Main Street, Suite 200, Buffalo, NY
    5.0 stars 7 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.7  
    Licensed
    Review: “I have been having a couple of issues this past months with traffic violations. Mr Tronolone helped through the entire processes for both of the cases and saved my license from being revoked. I highly recommend Mr Tronol...
  • Michael Stachowski
    Michael J. Stachowski, P.C.
    2025 Clinton Street, Buffalo, NY
    5.0 stars 2 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.0  
    Licensed
    Do You Need an Experienced Lawyer to Get You Through a Serious Criminal, Divorce, or Custody Case? Call (716) 464-2251

    Practice area
    25% Criminal defense, 25% Litigation, 25% State, local, and municipal law, and more.

    Cost
    Hourly Rates, $250-$400/hourRetainer Some attorneys require an upfront payment to secure their services before they begin their work Always

    License
    NY, Active since 1974

  • Joseph Muscato
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    Muscato & Shatkin, LLP
    415 Franklin Street, Buffalo, NY
    4.0 stars 15 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.8  
    Licensed
    Professional. Trustworthy. Experienced. Call now 716-842-0550

    Practice area
    20% Criminal defense, 30% Divorce and separation, 30% Family, and more.

    Cost
    Contingency A contingency fee is the percent of the final award a lawyer will receive as compensation. For some of these cases, lawyers will only be paid if there is a successful outcome. 33%-40%Retainer Some attorneys require an upfront payment to secure their services before they begin their work Always

    License
    NY, Active since 2000

  • Kevin Mahoney
    HoganWillig PLLC- Buffalo Office
    155 Summer St., Buffalo, NY
    4.5 stars 6 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Kevin Mahoney received his B.A., Ed.M and J.D. all from the State University of New York at Buffalo. As a member of HoganWillig's Family and Criminal Law Departments, Mr. Mahoney regularly assists individuals who are in a very difficult time of th...

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