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Kevin Habberfield

129 North Union Street, Second Floor Olean, New York 14760
Firm: Black, Lyle & Habberfield, LLP
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Overview
Firm

Black, Lyle & Habberfield, LLP


Years In Practice

13


Phone Number (716) 373-1920

I joined Black, Lyle & Habberfield, LLP as an Associate attorney in 2008.  I was made equity Partner there in April of 2011. Prior to being an attorney I was a Diagnostic Technician with Mercedes-Benz.  I am from Scio, New York and a Scio Central School Graduate. I obtained my Bachelor of Science Degree from the State University of New York at Brockport and graduated cum laude from law school at the State University of New York at Buffalo.  I am admitted to practice law in both New York and Pennsylvania.

I am a member of the American Association for Justice, New York State Trial Lawyers Association, New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers, Allegany County Bar Association (Pro Bono Committee), Cattaraugus County Bar Association (Continuing Legal Education Committee, Secretary/Treasurer 2012, Vice-President 2013, President 2014, Immediate Past President 2015), the University of Buffalo Alumni Association, New York State Bar Association (2012 - 2014 House of Delegates Representative - 8th Judicial District), New York State Trial Lawyers Western Region Affiliate (Vice President 2019 and President 2020), Pennsylvania Association of Justice, Pennsylvania Bar Association, US News & World Reports Best Lawyers, Super Lawyers as well as the American Bar Association. I was also fortunate enough to win the Robert J. Connelly Trial Advocacy Award from the New York State Trial Lawyers Association.

Currently I reside in Hamburg, New York with my wife Melissa and our triplet daughters. I am a member of the Board of Directors of the SPCA Serving Allegany County, a past member of the Board of Directors of the Wellsville Country Club, a member of the Board of Directors of the Cattaraugus County United Way (Vice-President 2012, President 2013-2014, Immediate Past President 2015 - 2016) and I am active in volunteering with the Saint Bonaventure University Mock Trial program. In my free time I chase my kids, play sports and golf as much as humanly possible. I handle personal injury, civil litigation and insurance matters in New York and Pennsylvania.

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How is this lawyer compensated?
Contingency Fees
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Bar Admissions
New York
Admitted in 2008
Pennsylvania
Admitted in 2008
Awards
  • Super Lawyers 2013 - present

    Best Lawyers 2019 - present

    Robert J. Connelly Trial Technique Award

Organizations & Affiliations
Benevolent and Protective Order of the Elks – Wellsville Lodge #1495
Member
SPCA Serving Allegany County
Board of Directors
St. Bonaventure University Mock Trial
Advisor
Work Experience
Black, Lyle & Habberfield, LLP
2015 - Current
Dwyer, Black & Lyle, LLP
2008 - 2015
Education
State University of New York at Buffalo, JD
Graduated 2008
The College at Brockport, BS
Graduated 2000
Contact Details and Office Locations
129 North Union Street, Second Floor
Olean, New York 14760
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