Category Archives: Buffalo Attorneys Legal Blog

Signing a Power of Attorney

Signing a Power of Attorney

Sometimes, it might be necessary to give someone legal authority to handle certain financial matters on your behalf. This is known as power of attorney, and it can have many benefits. If you are considering signing a power of attorney form, contact our experienced Buffalo estate planning lawyers to get a better understanding of how […]

Can I Sue My Employer After a Workplace Injury?

Can I Sue My Employer After a Workplace Injury

If you have been injured on the job in Buffalo, you will obviously want to know, “Can I sue my employer after a workplace injury?” While you may be eligible to receive workers’ compensation, you will most likely not be able to sue your employer directly for financial damages. However, there are a few scenarios […]

What to Do After a Real Estate Contract Is in Place

What to Do After a Real Estate Contract Is in Place

Between the signing of a contract and closing, real estate transactions pass through specific phases before completion. If you are wondering what to do after a real estate contract is in place, please read the rest of this article for invaluable information. Contact our office today to consult with our Buffalo real estate attorneys. Review […]

How Do I Prove Negligence in a Lawsuit?

How Do I Prove Negligence in a Lawsuit

If you’ve suffered an injury because of the fault of another, the law gives you the right to compensation. The principle is simple: whoever is responsible for the harm you suffered should pay to make you whole again. But though it is simple in theory, it is rarely as simple in reality. You may be wondering, […]

Understanding Bankruptcy in New York State

Understanding Bankruptcy in New York State

Before you consult with an attorney, understanding bankruptcy in New York State and how the law works can give you a better understanding of the process and put your mind at ease. Keep in mind that bankruptcy isn’t the end—you still have options ahead of you. Our Buffalo debt relief attorneys are here to help […]

Workers’ Compensation in New York State

Workers’ Compensation in New York State

Whether you have been injured while working at a convenience store or a construction site, you are eligible for workers’ compensation in New York State after sustaining an injury on the job. At Cole, Sorrentino, Hurley, Hewner & Gambino, P.C., we will make sure your employees’ rights are protected and you receive the full and […]

Questions About Probate

Questions About Probate

If you are unfamiliar with the process, getting a will probated can be very frustrating and complex. Even if you have gone through something like this before, you can understand that a lawyer is absolutely necessary to provide guidance in these situations. If you have any questions about probate, contact our experienced Buffalo estate planning […]

Requirements to Get a Divorce

Requirements to Get a Divorce

There are two requirements to get a divorce in New York before the proceedings can begin. First, the couple must meet the residency requirement. In order to get a divorce in New York, the couple must have lived in the state for at least one year without interruption. If only one spouse lives in New […]

How the Court Issues a Custody Order

How the Court Issues a Custody Order

In child custody cases, the court will order a hearing and take testimony from both parents. The court may also have other witnesses testify, such as relatives, teachers, and mental health professionals who have treated the children or parents. How the court issues a custody order depends on the findings of their investigation. If necessary, […]

Contact an Experienced Buffalo Tax Attorney

Contact an Experienced Buffalo Tax Attorney

Are you having issues with the IRS? You need to contact an experienced Buffalo tax attorney right away. At Cole, Sorrentino, Hurley, Hewner & Gambino P.C., our dedicated lawyers will help you through this often-complex process. Schedule a free consultation today by calling our office or reaching out to us online, and we will sit […]