Jeffrey Novak concentrates his practice in the area of commercial litigation. He represents businesses engaged in a vast array of legal conflicts, including successor liability, contract disputes, and employee non-competes. Jeffrey’s experience extends across many facets of commericial litigation including construction litigation, employment litigation, and mergers & acquisitions.

Awards and Recognitions

Super Lawyers Rising Stars Badge for Jeffrey B. NovakSuper Lawyers “Rising Stars”
Named to Upstate New York Super Lawyers “Rising Stars” for Business Litigation from 2017 to 2019; no more than 2.5 percent of attorneys in any state have this distinction

Bar & Court Admissions

  • State of New York, 2011
  • United States District Court, Western District of New York
  • United States Bankruptcy Court, Western District of New York


  • The George Washington University, J.D., 2010
  • State University of New York at Buffalo, B.S., 2007

Professional Activities

  • Member, Bar Association of Erie County
  • Member, New York State Bar Association
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member and Tutor, Lawyers for Learning
  • Member, ProZoo Board of the Buffalo Zoological Society


  • “Facing a Successor Liability Claim,” Buffalo Law Journal (2015)

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