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Lisa A. Poch

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Hamburg, NY

Chiacchia & Fleming, LLP
5113 South Park Avenue
Hamburg, NY 14075
Phone: 888-655-6122
Fax: 716-648-0810
Selected to Rising Stars: 2015 - 2022
Licensed in New York Since: 2009
Practice Areas: Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff, Employment Litigation: Plaintiff
Attorney Profile

Attorney Lisa A. Poch serves clients in and around Buffalo, New York, working from the law firm of Chiacchia & Fleming, LLP, in Hamburg, New York. She handles employment discrimination claims, labor law issues and various legal matters related to personal injuries, such as:

  • Car and motorcycle accidents
  • Truck accidents
  • Construction accidents
  • Slip-and-falls
  • Animal bites
  • Wrongful death

Licensed to practice in both the state and federal courts of New York, Ms. Poch earned her law degree from the University at Buffalo School of Law in 2008 and was admitted to the bar the following year. Her other bar admissions include the U.S. District Court for the Western District of New York and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit. She has also represented several cases before the New York State Division of Human Rights and the United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. 

While in law school, Ms. Poch was a part of the Trial Advocacy Team and the Criminal Law Society and the recipient of the Robert J. Connelly Trial Technique Award for her excellence in trial advocacy. She was also the contributing editor for the student newspaper, The Opinion. Also, she has a bachelor’s degree in political science and history with distinction from the University of Toronto. With more than a decade of experience in the legal field, she holds an “Excellent” rating on Avvo and was named to the 40 under 40 list by the Buffalo Business First journal.

Staying up to date with the legal community, Ms. Poch is an active member of the Erie County Bar Association, the Women’s Bar Association of the State of New York (Western New York Chapter), the Western New York Trial Lawyers Association and the American Association for Justice. She also serves as the town attorney for the town of Hamburg, New York, and volunteers at Hospice Buffalo. 

Practice Areas
  • 70%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
  • 30%Employment Litigation: Plaintiff
Focus Areas

Animal Bites, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Construction Accident, Employment Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Retaliation

Selections

8 Years Rising Stars
  • Rising Stars: 2015 - 2022

About Lisa A. Poch

First Admitted: 2009, New York

Professional Webpage: https://www.716personalinjury.com/attorney/poch-lisa-a/

Honors/Awards

  • Rising Star for plaintiff’s personal injury litigation by Super Lawyers Magazine
  • Robert J. Connelly Award for Excellence in Trial Advocacy
  • Buffalo Business First 40 Under 40 nominee

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Erie County Bar Association
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit 
  • U.S. District Court Western District of New York
  • New York
  • American Association for Justice 
  • Western New York Trial Lawyers Association
  • Women’s Bar Association of the State of New York (Western New York Chapter), Local Director and Co-Chair Labor & Employment Committee, Judicial Screening Committee and CLE Committee

Educational Background

  • University of Toronto, B.A., Bachelor of Arts, Honors: With Distinction, Major: Political Science, Major: History, 2005
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Office Location for Lisa A. Poch

5113 South Park Avenue
Hamburg, NY 14075

Phone: 888-655-6122

Fax: 716-648-0810

Last Updated: 9/9/2022

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