Soo-Young Chang: Lawyer with Goldberg Segalla LLP

Soo-Young Chang

Special Counsel
Buffalo,  NY  U.S.A.
Phone716.844.3415

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Practice Areas

  • Municipal and Governmental Liability
  • Life Sciences
  • Construction
  • Product Liability
  • Cyber Risk and Social Media
  • Regulatory Compliance
 
Contact InfoTelephone: 716.844.3415
Fax: 716.566.5401
http://www.goldbergsegalla.com/attorneys/soo-young-chang
 
University University of Michigan, B.A., 1991; Yonsei University, Graduate School of International Studies, M.A., 1993
 
Law SchoolBrooklyn Law School, J.D., 1996
 
Admitted1997, New York
 
Memberships 

Professional Affiliations
•Western New York Trial Lawyers Association: Director
•Asian American Bar Association of New York
•New York State Bar Association
•Bar Association of Erie County
•Minority Bar Association of Western New York
•Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers
•National Asian Pacific American Bar Association

 
LanguagesKorean
 
BornJanuary 3, 1969
 
Biography

Soo-young Chang is a trial attorney in the firm's Buffalo office who focuses his practice in the areas of product liability and general litigation. Starting as a prosecutor in Brooklyn, Soo-young led a long-term complex conspiracy investigation that dismantled large narcotics-dealing gangs in a major housing project, a case that was featured on the front page of the New York Times. He then joined a Manhattan law firm and defended major hospitals and the City of New York from high-exposure medical malpractice cases.

In 2006, Soo-young returned to Buffalo, his hometown, bringing with him substantial trial experience. He has represented large companies, airlines, municipalities, school districts, and real estate developers, among others, in various litigation, including product liability, construction-site accidents, personal injury and insurance coverage disputes. He has also represented manufacturers in regulatory matters and has authored and presented on the subject of data security risk. Soo-young has obtained numerous jury verdicts on cases involving multi-million dollar potential verdicts.

Honors
Business First's Who's Who in Law list
•Former Deputy Treasurer of Minority Bar Association of Western New York
•Nominated for Deputy Treasurer of Bar Association of Erie County

Publications/Presentations
•Co-Author, “FDA Guidance on Wireless Devices: What You Need To Know,” Medical Device + Diagnostic Industry, September 30, 2013
•Co-Author, “Calling on Corporate Counsel: Follow Data Into the Breach,” Law Technology News, December 2011
•Presenter, “Trends in Civil Litigation Following Data Breaches,” New York State Cyber Security Conference, June 2011
•Presenter, What Do Real Lawyers Do?, Co-Sponsored by AALSA and LALSA, March 1, 2011
•Co-Author, Decisive Moves Still Necessary to Promote Minority Partners, ABA's Minority Trial Lawyer, Summer 2010

Prior Experience
•Kings County District Attorney's Office, Brooklyn, NY - Senior Assistant District Attorney, 1996-2003

Publications
• FDA Guidance on Wireless Devices: What You Need To Know, Medical Device + Diagnostic Industry
September 30, 2013
• “Calling on Corporate Counsel: Follow Data Into the Breach,” Law Technology News
December 2011
• Decisive Moves Still Necessary to Promote Minority Partners, Minority Trial Lawyer newsletter
Summer 2010

Presentations
•Explore Law Program, University at Buffalo School of Law
October 12, 2011

News
Soo-young Chang Elected a Director of Western New York Trial Lawyers Association
January 17, 2014

Achievements
Goldberg Segalla Announces 2011 Promotions
January 3, 2011

 
ISLN914538064
 
Profile Visibility
#242 in weekly profile views out of 3,951 lawyers in Buffalo, New York
#114,626 in weekly profile views out of 1,606,920 total lawyers Overall

Office Information

Soo-Young Chang

665 Main Street, Suite 400
BuffaloNY 14203-1425




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