Rosenthal, Kooshoian & Lennon, LLP was originally founded shortly after World War II by Everett Barlow. After returning from the war, Mr. Barlow opened the practice in downtown Buffalo. Shortly thereafter, he was joined by Lester Miller and they continued as Barlow Miller until 1966 when David Siegel made partner and they became Barlow, Miller & Siegel. One year later, Jay Rosenthal joined the firm and it was known as Barlow, Miller, Rosenthal & Siegel. Eventually, the firm became known as Rosenthal Siegel until 1977 when Joe Muenkel became a partner and the firm changed to Rosenthal, Siegel & Muenkel, LLP. The firm continued as Rosenthal, Siegel & Muenkel, LLP for the next 35 years until Peter Kooshoian and J. Patrick Lennon became partners and made the firm Rosenthal, Kooshoian & Lennon, LLP.
Our firm has been respected and trusted in the Buffalo and Western New York community for over 70 years. During that time, we have prided ourselves on obtaining the best possible results for our clients while maintaining the highest ethical standards. The lawyers at our firm have a long history being actively involved in the legal community, including being members of the Erie County Bar Association, New York State Trial Lawyers Association, American Trial Lawyers Association, New York State Bar Association, Products Liability Committee of the New York State Bar Association and Lawyers Club of Buffalo. As a result of our reputation in the community as being experienced, dedicated and hardworking lawyers, we receive many of our clients from other attorneys and individuals we have previously represented.
Over the last 70 years, our firm has concentrated on matters involving serious personal injury and wrongful death caused by construction/workplace accidents, motor vehicle accidents, motorcycle accidents, dog bites, slip and fall accidents, railroad accidents, maritime accidents and products liability claims. Our attorneys have a significant amount of courtroom and trial experience which has resulted in our firm obtaining numerous results well over a million dollars.
In addition, our attorneys’ experience as former prosecutors has enabled us to provide those facing criminal charges with the best possible results. We have successfully handled criminal cases in both State and Federal Court. Our firm prides itself on giving each client the personal attention they deserve. We offer free consultations on all matters involving personal injury, wrongful death, criminal defense, traffic tickets, and Driving While Intoxicated or Impaired. Please contact us with any questions or concerns.