Practice: Insurance Defense

Tony Rupp


Business Litigation

Campus Disciplinary Defense
Civil Rights
Insurance Defense
Trusts & Estate Planning

Office: (716) 854-3400 x202

Fax: (716) 332-0336


Lindsey Dodd

Practice Areas: Insurance Defense Education: Albany Law School Juris Doctor, cum laude Honors: Symposium Editor, Albany Law Journal of Science & Technology; Patricia E. Salkin, Esq. ‘88 Government Law Center Award Centenary College of Louisiana Bachelor of Arts, Music Honors: Dean’s List, President’s Award American Public University Certificate of Paralegal Studies Honors: 4.0 GPA Admissions:    … Read More

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Kimberly Gallo

KIMBERLY GALLO ASSOCIATE Insurance Defense Office: 518.886.1902 x. 441 Fax: 518.886.1902 Email: EDUCATION Brooklyn Law School, J.D. Cum Laude University at Albany, B.S. Summa Cum Laude ADMISSIONS New York Kimberly Gallo knew she wanted to be an attorney when she was 19 and her father passed away and she handled his estate. She took a law course… Read More

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Connor Bucci

CONNOR BUCCI ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY Insurance Defense Office: 585.381.3400 ext. 310 Fax: 585.381.6219 Email: I have been drawn to classic cars and hot rods ever since I was a kid. Every car is different and every challenge unique, making each job different than the last. Making changes or improvements often requires thinking outside the box, beyond the usual… Read More

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Jesse Hoelscher

Effective legal representation requires a balance of substantive knowledge and the ability to work well with people. My background allows me to connect with clients on a personal level while also bringing them the peace of mind that their goals will be met. After working as a student attorney for three UB Law clinics and… Read More

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Taylor Way

As someone who was playing the piano before I learned to read, I’m always striving to write the perfect song.  I bring this drive for perfection to both my musical and legal pursuits.  Whether putting the finishing touches on a composition, or representing clients in litigation, I always aim to reach the ideal outcome. It’s… Read More

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Nichole Austin

NICHOLE AUSTINASSOCIATE ATTORNEYInsurance DefenseOffice: (585) 381-3400 x305 Fax: (585) 381-6219 Email: Dedication and thinking outside the box are the cornerstones of my approach to the law. I enjoy using my diverse academic background to solve problems in innovative ways and achieving results. As a former law review editor, I also hold myself to high… Read More

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Nolan Hale

While at the University at Buffalo, I majored in Exercise Science with the intention of becoming a Physical Therapist. I studied the human body, athletic injuries, neurosciences, plus interned at a concussion research lab here in Buffalo.  I had always been curious about the law, so I took a class to see if there was anything… Read More

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Jill Roloff

JILL ROLOFFASSOCIATE ATTORNEYInsurance DefenseOffice: (716) 854-3400 x268 Fax: (716) 332-0336 Email: Start with a strong foundation. It’s a lesson I’ve learned and practiced throughout my life—as a four-year member of a Division III ice hockey team, as an intern at LEGO Systems, and now as an attorney. In my practice, I craft each case… Read More

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