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Jeffrey Reina utilizes well-honed legal strategies and a tenacious drive to generate significant results for his clients.  He has earned a longstanding reputation as a go-to litigator for a wide variety of clients embroiled in high-stake legal disputes.

Mr. Reina has extensive trial experience and has handled numerous high-profile cases. He has represented a wide variety of clients, including individuals, small family-owned businesses, high-profile companies based in Western New York, international conglomerates, and parties involved in various aspects of matrimonial disputes.

Mr. Reina’s scope of practice is unique. He represents corporate clients in disputes involving contracts, employment agreements, intellectual property, and shareholder matters, as well as individuals in matrimonial disputes such as divorce, spousal support, prenuptial agreements, and post-judgment. Click on the tabs above for more information about Mr. Reina’s experience and results in the areas of matrimonial law and commercial litigation.

 

Bar & Court Admission

  • State of New York, 2000
  • United States District Court, Western District of New York, 2000
  • United States District Court, Southern District of New York, 2005

 

Education

  • State University of New York at Buffalo, J.D., cum laude, 1999
  • State University of New York at Buffalo, M.A., 1996
  • Canisius College, B.A., 1990

 

Professional Activities

  • Director, University at Buffalo Law School Alumni Association
  • Member, Bar Association of Erie County
  • Member, New York State Bar Association

Jeffrey Reina is the chair of Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria’s Matrimonial Law Practice Group.  He is experienced in advocating for clients in all aspects of divorce and separation.

Mr. Reina aggressively pursues the best results possible for his clients while remaining compassionate and cooperative throughout the emotionally trying circumstances of divorce proceedings. Mr. Reina has a full range of resources at his disposal and is able to help his clients understand all of the options available in order to make the best choice for their loved ones. Mr. Reina is experienced at representing clients in the full range of matrimonial law, including:

  • Amicable and less than amicable divorces
  • Custodial issues
  • Long-term and short term marriages
  • Complex high net worth divorce
  • Post judgment
  • Prenuptial agreements
  • Separation
  • Spousal Support

Jeffrey Reina resolves disputes for clients involving contracts, employment agreements, trademarks, copyrights, and partnership and shareholder matters. He is a senior partner with Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria and oversees the firm’s Business & Commercial Litigation Practice Area.

Prior to becoming an attorney, Mr. Reina spent nearly a decade working in the restaurant industry. For several years, he served as general manager for a multi-million dollar franchise. Mr. Reina’s business experience gives him unusual insight into issues facing the business clients he serves.

The following are examples of recent matters Mr. Reina has handled for clients:

  • Represented entertainment conglomerate in the successful defense of million dollar copyright infringement claim
     
  • Successfully represented a landlord in multi-million dollar development project dispute; generating a favorable results for client
     
  • Represented an national magazine company in successfully appealing a punitive damages award in a rights of publicity matter in the State of Georgia
     
  • Represented a large West Coast employer in successfully appealing a million dollar award against the company in an employment matter

 


Super Lawyers
Named to Upstate New York Super Lawyers

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Who's Who in Law
Named to the final 2012 issue of Business First/Buffalo Law Journal's "Who's Who in Law" for Commericial Litigation