Carl B. Kustell

Carl B. Kustell: Attorney with Kustell Law Group, LLP AV stamp icon
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  • 1660 Kensington Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14215
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Carl B. Kustell and his firm have been representing people with matrimonial problems and serious personal injury since 1973. He is a certified fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and a member of the American Association for Justice. He is a member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. He has lectured for local and state bar associations of which he is a member and published books and articles for lawyers. Some of his appellate cases have established new law. His firm is dedicated to achieving justice for its clients through knowledgeable negotiation where possible and through skillful courtroom representation where necessary. He has secured many millions of dollars for his clients. He has held the highest rating in legal ability and ethical standards given by Martindale-Hubbell for 20 consecutive years.

Areas of Practice (8)

  • Family Law
  • General Personal Injury Plaintiff
  • Nursing Home Litigation
  • Serious Personal Injury
  • Matrimonial
  • Divorce
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Products Liability

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
716-803-8705  Phone
716-837-0090  Fax
University Attended:
State University of New York at Buffalo, B.A., 1962
Law School Attended:
State University of New York at Buffalo, J.D., 1965
Year of First Admission:
1978, U.S. Court of Appeals, 2nd Circuit and U.S. Supreme Court; 1968, U.S. District Court, Western District of New York; 1965, New York
Reported Cases:
Colello v. Colello, 9 A.D.3d 855, 780 N.Y.S.2d 450 (fairness of prenuptial agreement not review able absent support provision); Schmidt v. Schmidt, 279 A.D.2d 62, 722 N.Y.S.2d 623 (investigation against State after notice of intention filed is proper); Forbush v. Forbush, 107 A.D.2d 375, 485 N.Y.S.2d 898, 97 A.D.2d 945, 468 N.T.S.2d 741, 97 A.D.2d 946, 468 N.Y.S.2d 741 (disqualification of counsel, right to ancillary relief in Supreme Court even if divorce case is dismissed); Alberts v. Alberts, 168 A.D.2d 1004, 564 N.Y.S.2d 945 (necessity of hearing before temporary order of custody granted).

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0
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