Michael J. Chmiel

Michael J. Chmiel: Attorney with Chelus, Herdzik, Speyer & Monte, P.C. AV stamp icon



Semifinalist, Desmond Moot Court Competition, 1997

Classes/Seminars Taught

"New Developments in Personal Injury Litigation - Healthcare Insurers' Right of Subrogation and Medicare Repayment Issues" for the Erie Institute of Law (Erie County Bar Association) - May 26, 2010

Professional Associations and Memberships

Charles S. Desmond Inn of Court

Defense Trial Lawyers Association

Erie County Bar Association

Matrimonial Committee

Criminal Law Committee

New York State Bar Association

Moot Court Board 1996-1999

University of Buffalo School of Law Alumni Association

Western New York Trial Lawyers Association.

Areas of Practice (10)

  • Personal Injury
  • Personal Injury - Defense
  • Matrimonial / Family Law
  • Criminal Defense
  • Litigation and Appeals
  • Business Litigation
  • Bankruptcy
  • Civil Defense Litigation
  • Insurance Defense
  • Insurance Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
716-650-4761  Phone
716-852-3600  Phone
(716) 852-0038  Fax
University Attended:
State University of New York at Buffalo, B.A., Political Science, 1995
Law School Attended:
State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 1999
Year of First Admission:
2002, U.S. District Court, Western District of New York; 2000, New York; 2003, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Western District of New York; 2005, U.S. Supreme Court
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard and Discover
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

  • 4.6/5.0 (21 reviews)
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  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
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    Main Court Building at Lafayette Square , 438 Main Street, Tenth Floor
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