Joseph M. Schnitter – Partner

Joe_0001Email: jschnitter@scm-law.com
Direct Line: 716-204-1861

Experience

Named a Super Lawyer each year from 2009 through 2017 in the area of Insurance Coverage, Joseph M. Schnitter practices in the areas of insurance coverage analysis and litigation, the defense of first and third party claims and appellate practice. He concentrates his practice on premises liability and motor vehicle claims, including supplementary uninsured motorists and no-fault claims. He regularly provides advice to policyholders and insurance carriers regarding how to reduce their potential liability exposure to various claims.

Education

State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law (J.D., 1979)
State University of New York at Buffalo (B.A., summa cum laude, 1976)

Achievements

Business First’s Who’s Who In Law, 2004
Business First’s Who’s Who In Law, 2007
Business First’s Who’s Who In Law, 2011
New York Super Lawyers – Upstate Edition 2009-2013

Frequent lecturer at seminars sponsored by the New York State Bar Association, the American Arbitration Association and local claims associations

Affiliations

Erie County Bar Association-Member
New York State Bar Association-Member of the tort, insurance, and compensation section
Western New York Trial Lawyers Association-member and former officer

Admissions

New York State
Florida
United States District Court,  Western District of New York