Pajak, Gregory V.

2500 Main Place Tower350 Main StreetBuffalo, NY 14202

Updated: 10/17/2017

Overview

Hard work, communication and honesty are the keys to success in any field - especially law. I learned about hard work while putting myself through college and law school while working in my father's business - a "mom and pop" corner grocery store in Hamburg, NY. At this job I met and spoke with thousands of people from all walks of life. I realized that while every person is different, all should be treated with courtesy, dignity and respect.

Upon completing law school, I...

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Office Info

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Senior Attorney

Practice Areas

  • Auto Rental/Leasing Liability
  • Automobile Liability
  • Insurance Law
  • No-Fault/Uninsured/Underinsured Motorists Arbitrations
  • Premises Liability
  • Products Liability
  • Insurance Coverage Matters
  • Contractual Indemnification (additional insured matters)
  • New York Labor Law Liability
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Additional Insured and Indemnity Issues
  • Labor Law
  • Insurance Coverage Issues
  • Truck Accidents
  • Wrongful Death
  • Spinal Cord Injury Cases
  • Serious Injuries (Primary)
  • Drunk Driving Accidents
  • Construction & Scaffold Accidents
  • Auto Accidents

Litigation

  • 90%

Qualifications

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1993
  • U.S. District Court Western District of New York, 1993
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, 1993

Other Affiliations

  • Erie County Bar Association (Chair Negligence Committee)
  • New York State Bar Association
  • Women's Bar Association of Erie County
  • Western New York Trial Lawyers Association (Former Treasurer)

Honors

  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rated - AV® Preeminent
  • Super Lawyers, 2013 - Present

Classes and Seminars

  • Contractual Indemnification/Additional Insured Issues, Buffalo Claims Association, Education Day
  • Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist Law, National Business Institute

Past Positions

  • Chelus, Herdzik, Speyer, Monte & Pajak, Attorney and Partner, 1993 - 2007

Education

  • State University of New York, Buffalo School of Law, Buffalo, New York, 1992
    J.D.
  • State University of New York, Buffalo, 1989
    B.A.
    Honors: magna cum laude

Fraternities and Sororities

  • Phi Beta Kappa

Articles

Published Works

  • Not for the Faint of Heart, Additional Personal Injury Protection (APIP) Benefits, New York State Bar Association, Journal, March/April, 2006

Office Information

Address

2500 Main Place Tower350 Main StreetBuffalo, NY 14202

Fax

  • (716) 854-6291

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