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Looking for an experienced attorney? Call the Law Office with over 30 years of experience at 716-895-5500!

Law Offices of Richard S. Binko's extensive knowledge and experience prove his continuing success. He became the New York State Trial Lawyers Association President on June 25th, 2009 in Buffalo, NY. His other achievements include:legal representation

  • 2009 President of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association
  • 2008 President-Elect of the 4,000+ NY State Trial Lawyers Association
  • Member of the American Association of Justice
  • Immediate past chairmen of the solo practitioners and small business section of AAJ
  • Past President of western region affiliate of Western New York trial lawyers
  • Published author in Trial Magazine
  • Frequent lecturer in New York and throughout the United States
  • Trustee of New York State Law PAC
  • Admitted in both New York and California

Our Staff

Richard Binko – Founder of the law firm. Graduate of UB Law Class of '82. A very dedicated and influential lawyer who shines in the courtroom. Mr. Binko specializes in Personal Injury Law. He donates a lot of time to help other lawyers as well as teaching continuing education each year to a group of attorneys. With over 30 years’ experience, he is ready to fight for you!

Abe Omerhodzic – The other powerhouse of the office! Fluent in several dialects of Slavic, Abe has been with Law Offices of Richard S. Binko Since 2001. Abe has worked in the insurance industry for over ten years, which makes him a tremendous asset to our firm. He knows the ins and outs of how insurance companies work and ways to protect our clients. He and Mr. Binko work hand in hand on each case to assure you are getting the best representation our office can offer.

Michele Procknal – Michele has been with Mr. Binko since 1986. She holds the roles of office manager, legal assistant, and secretary. She has experience with drafting pleadings and motions, closing/settlement papers, accounting and management of the support staff for Mr. Binko. She also administers the scheduling of the firms' business including trials, depositions, motions and other calendaring. You could say Michele is the glue that holds our office together!

Kathy Milbrand – Kathy is our office accountant. She takes on a lot of responsibility with handling all the office expenses and disbursements for clients. Kathy has been with our office for over 20 years, and we are happy to have her with us!

Catrina Walterich – Since 2001, Catrina has worked as a Legal Secretary here at the Law Offices of Richard S. Binko. After graduating from Hilbert College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Liberal Studies with a minor in Criminal Justice as well as a second Bachelor of Arts degree in Forensic Science Investigation, Mrs. Walterich received a Legal Administrative Assistant Associates Degree from Bryant & Stratton. She is also a licensed Notary Public. Catrina is a wealth of knowledge and continues to shine in our office!

David Binko – Has taken on the role of Advertising for the Office. He has had a hand in designing all of the office social media as well as our promotional items. David also accompanies clients to insurance exams to make sure the client is treated fairly, and the reports reflect the truth. (Most Law Offices will NOT provide someone to accompany you to your Exams!) David has been learning and taking on new tasks every year and continues to assist our office.

Amy Rogers – Our newest legal secretary is a graduate of Bryant and Stratton. She has been a great asset to our team since March of 2014. As of May 2015, Amy is a notary public and continuing to offer more and more to our office.

The Office Fish Tank! A Beautiful 150 Gallon Freshwater Fish Tank Welcomes You to Our Office As You Enter The Door! Come Enjoy the Large Fish and Bring Your Kids, As Our Office is Child-Friendly!


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