Michael A. Riehler is a Partner at the firm’s Buffalo office. He represents a wide cross-section of clients within the fields of personal injury and accidents, general liability and business litigation. His practice extends into the areas of appeals, mediation, civil rights, discrimination and sexual harassment, disability claims, school claims, premises and product liability, toxic tort litigation, municipal law and trucking.
He is a member of the Bar Association of Erie County, the Western New York Trial Lawyers Association, and the New York State Bar Association and its Dispute Resolution Section and Committee on the Tort System. He is admitted to practice before all New York State courts, U.S. District Court for the Western District of New York, U. S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of New York, and United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.
Michael has written a number of articles on motor vehicle issues, and lectures frequently on this topic for business and legal organizations. He is a member of the National Restaurant and Retail Defense Association (NRRDA).
A graduate of State University of New York at Buffalo (B.A. Communications) and Western New England College of Law, Mr. Riehler volunteers with and is on the Board of Directors of the Kiwanis Club of Lewiston. Additionally, he is a member of the Advisory Committee for the Niagara County Peach Festival sponsored by the Kiwanis. He participates in local fundraising for the March of Dimes, the Buffalo Zoological Society, the American Cancer Society and the American Lung Association.
He and his wife, Michelle, live with their two children in Lewiston.