Richard A. Galbo


Richard A. Galbo
Partner

RAGalbo@kslnlaw.com
p 716.853.3801
f  716.853.0265

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Richard A. Galbo
Partner

Rich stays active by practicing yoga, and biking across Western New York, In his free time, he enjoys wood-working and gardening.

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EXPERIENCE

Rich joins Kenney Shelton Liptak Nowak with thirty-two years of experience in providing legal services for insurers as the principal of his own firm and also as an Assistant General Counsel, litigation manager and  manager of claims-related services for two major liability insurance companies. He has provided a number of companies with counsel to resolve insurance coverage issues and disputes regarding commercial, personal lines and excess policies.

 

Mr. Galbo has also represented clients in trials in New York  Supreme Court, the Appellate division, and the Court of Appeals gaining verdicts for insurance coverage disputes, toxic torts, labor law and general negligence claims.

 

EDUCATION

  • B.S., magna cum laude, Accounting, Canisius College
  • J.D., cum laude, SUNY Buffalo Law School

 

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • Member, Defense Research Institute
  • Recipient, AV Preeminent-rating from Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Service
  • Recipient, Best Lawyers of Western New York, 2015.
  • New York State “Super Lawyer,” 2015-present.

 

AFFILIATIONS

  • Erie County Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association

 

ADMISSIONS

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