Patricia S. Ciccarelli – Partner

Direct Line: 716-204-1862


Patricia S. Ciccarelli is a founding member of Schnitter Ciccarelli Mills PLLC and focuses on catastrophic injury cases resulting from industrial accidents and automobile accidents. Patricia is a trial attorney with an abundance of experience in all aspects of insurance litigation, including general negligence, motor vehicle accidents, premises liability, construction site accidents, toxic torts and appeals. Patricia has taken numerous cases to verdict. A frequent writer and speaker for continuing education providers throughout New York State and for various insurance companies, Patricia is known in the legal community and among insurers as having particular expertise in defending lead paint claims for property owners and managers.


The University at Buffalo School of Law
Binghamton University
L’Universite d’Aix-en-Provence, Aix-en-Provence, France
University at Buffalo School of Management, Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership 


Selected to chair National Lead Paint Litigation Conference 2012, 2013
Named Super Lawyer, 2011 – 2020
Served on Boards of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, the SUNY Buffalo Law School GOLD Group, and Boys & Girls Club of the Northtowns
Fluent in Italian
Recognized by the Eighth Judicial District Pro Bono Committee for her commitment to serving indigent clients


National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) 
Sponsored member of the Claims & Litigation Management Alliance
Western New York Defense Trial Lawyers Association
New York State Bar Association
Erie County Bar Association


New York State
United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
United States District Court, Western District of New York