About The Rossi Law Firm

The Rossi Law Firm is a Civil and Criminal Trial Firm committed to providing competent and cost effective legal services to clients throughout Western New York for over 31 years. The firm has a well known and respected reputation in the areas of civil and criminal litigation including complex Personal Injury cases, disputed Divorce, Custody, and Support matters, and Criminal Defense including DWI, Felonies, and misdemeanor offenses.

Michael Anthony Rossi, Senior Trial Counsel at The Rossi Law Firm, is nationally recognized for his exceptional trial skills, experience, and excellence. He is an AV Rated - Preeminent (Highest Possible Rating by Martindale Hubbell) Civil and Criminal Trial Attorney located in Buffalo, New York. This is a peer review rating by other attorneys and judges familiar with Michael and the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards. Michael is also AVVO rated as "Superb" (Highest Possible Rating) based on his professional profile, years of practice, lack of disciplinary history, professional achievements, and industry recognition.

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Michael Anthony Rossi

Michael Anthony Rossi is a tough, aggressive Civil and Criminal Trial Attorney who has handled serious personal injury, DWI and criminal defense, and divorce, custody and support matters throughout western New York for over 31 years. He insists on providing you with the personal attention you need and deserve during these emotional and uncertain times.

Michael understands the stress and concerns you face when legal issues arise. He can and will help you address questions regarding your case. He will provide aggressive representation when necessary and a cost-effective, and less adversarial alternative, if the situation calls for it.

At the Rossi Law Firm our goal is to answer your questions, provide you with sound advice, provide you with available options, protect your rights and interests, and help you solve your legal problems. We believe that each client deserves a personalized and rapid solution to his or her legal matter. To achieve this goal, we make it a priority to establish an open, one-on-one relationship with every client. We are committed to listening to you and taking the time necessary to fully understand the facts of each case before it is resolved. We always try to keep our clients informed about their cases while we work to resolve their matters in the most favorable way, as quickly and economically as possible. This is how we define quality. This is what we strive for and this is what our clients deserve.



  • 1981, New York State Bar
  • 1987, U.S. District Court, Western District of New York


  • State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law, J.D., 1980
  • Niagara University, B.A., Political Science, magna cum laude, 1977


  • Erie County Bar Association
  • Negligence Committee
  • Matrimonial  & Family Law Committee
  • Criminal Law Committee
  • Niagara County Bar Association
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association


Nicholas Michael Rossi

Nicholas Michael Rossi concentrates his practice on civil and criminal litigation, including complex personal injury actions,divorce, and the defense of both felony and misdemeanor criminal charges. Nicholas graduated from the University at Buffalo in 2007 with a B.A. in Political Science, Summa Cum Laude. He then attended the University at Buffalo Law School, where he earned his J.D. in 2010.

While in law school, Nicholas was a member of the Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition team and moot court board. He also served as a Student Bar Association class director and as an executive board member of various student organizations, including the Buffalo chapter of Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity, International.In addition, Nicholas was a founding member of the Corporate Law Society and also served as a hearing officer for the University at Buffalo Student Wide Judiciary, representing the University in proceedings resulting from student violations of the University's disciplinary code.

A large portion of Nicholas' practice consists of DWI and criminal defense throughout the courts of Western New York. Recognized for his exceptional skills and experience, Nicholas was asked to present a seminar on the topic of practice in the Town & Village courts of Western New York for the Women's Bar Association of the State of New York.


  • 2011, New York State Bar
  • 2011, United States District Court - Western District of New York
  • 2012, District of Columbia Bar


  • State University of New York at Buffalo Law School, J.D., 2010
  • State University of New York at Buffalo, B.A., Political Science, Summa Cum Laude, 2007


    • New York State Bar Association
    • Bar Association of Erie County
    • Negligence Committee
    • Criminal Law Committee
    • Matrimonial & Family Law Committee
    • Young Lawyers Committee


      Why Choose Us?

      • Extensive Civil and Criminal Trial Experience
      • Nationally recognized for exceptional trial skill, experience, and excellence
      • Protecting the legal rights of Western New Yorkers for over 31 years
      • Free Initial Consultation
      • Responsive and accessible
      • Appointment Flexibility
      • 24/7 Availability
      • You need and deserve a tough, aggressive Trial Attorney to protect YOU!

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      (716) 854-5555