Lipsitz Green Attorneys named “Lawyer of the Year”

The law firm of Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria LLP is proud to announce that four of its attorneys have been named “Lawyer of the Year” for 2013 by Best Lawyers in America.

Paul J. Cambria, Jr., Laraine Kelly, Richard P. Weisbeck, Jr., and Christopher S. Mattingly were named “Buffalo Best Lawyers Lawyer of  Year” in Land Use & Zoning, Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs, Product Liability Litigation – Plaintiffs, and Family Law respectively.

About “Lawyer of the Year” Honor

After more than a quarter of a century in publication, Best Lawyers is designating “Lawyers of the Year” in high-profile legal specialties in large legal communities. Only a single lawyer in each specialty in each community is being honored as the “Lawyer of the Year.”

Best Lawyers compiles its lists of outstanding attorneys by conducting exhaustive peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. The lawyers being honored as “Lawyers of the Year” have received particularly high ratings in our surveys by earning a high level of respect among their peers for their abilities, professionalism, and integrity.

About Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria “Lawyer of the Year” Honorees

  • Paul J. Cambria, Jr. practices in the areas of Criminal Trials, Appeals, Constitutional Law, First Amendment, Zoning, Antitrust and Professional Licensing Defense. He is a member of the firm’s Management Committee and is Chairman of the Criminal Department. He has been named to Best Lawyers in America since its inception over 25 years ago.
  • Laraine Kelley concentrates her practice in the areas of Personal Injury Law including Medical Malpractice, Construction Accidents, Automobile Injuries, and Products Liability.  Over the course of her career, Ms. Kelley has been responsible for personal injury recoveries on behalf of hundreds of catastrophically injured plaintiffs.  She has earned numerous Peer Recognitions in the areas of Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice.
  • Richard P. Weisbeck, Jr. has over twenty-five years of experience focusing his practice in the area of Personal Injury Law including Construction Accidents, Workplace Injuries, Automobile Accidents, and Defective Products/Products Liability, Slip and Fall Accidents, and Amputations.  He is nationally recognized for his litigation and trial skills as well as a go-to resource for local attorney who seek to refer their complex personal injury matters.  Mr. Weisbeck has earned numerous Peer Recognitions in the area of Personal Injury Litigation.
  • Christopher S. Mattingly concentrates his practice in the areas of Matrimonial and Family Law. He is a trial attorney with experience in numerous divorce matters in the New York State Supreme Court including the matters of equitable distribution of property, business evaluations, evaluations of educational degrees, child custody, visitation and child support matters.  Mr. Mattingly is an active leader in the legal community, currently serving as President, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, New York Chapter.

About Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria

Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria LLP has been serving all the legal needs of the Western New York community for over 40 years.  With over 50 attorneys, Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria LLP is one of Buffalo’s largest law firms.  The firm serves individuals, organizations, and corporations in the areas of Accidents & Personal Injury, Business & Corporate Law, Commercial Litigation, Criminal Trials & Appeals, Estate Planning & Administration, Immigration, Intellectual Property, Labor & Employment Law, Matrimonial & Family Law, Medical Malpractice, Professional Licensing Defense, Real Estate, Social Security Disability, Sports & Entertainment Law, Workers’ Compensation, and Zoning & Land Use. In addition to its headquarters in Buffalo, Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria LLP maintains satellite offices in Amherst, Cheektowaga, Fredonia, and Ithaca New York; and a regional office in Los Angeles, CA.