Archive for the ‘Cellino & Barnes – In The News’ Category

Cellino & Barnes Attorney, Gregory Pajak, Settles Pedestrian Case

Tuesday, February 1st, 2011

Buffalo News Article – Updated: February 1, 2011

Gregory Pajak, a car accident attorney at the law firm of Cellino & Barnes, recently settled a case against a Town of Tonawanda police officer.

Our client was crossing Military Road, when he was hit by a police car that wasn’t responding to an emergency.  As a result, our client suffered a compound leg fracture and was hospitalized for 10 days. Case was settled for $149,000.

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Cellino & Barnes College Scholarship Program

Monday, January 31st, 2011

Cellino & Barnes will begin accepting applications for our 2011 College Scholarship Program on February 1, 2011.
 
This scholarship fund awards $1,000 to 100 deserving students who live in the 20 counties surrounding Western New York. The application period begins in February and ends on June 15, 2011.  The winners will be notified by mid-July.  To view last year’s winners, click on:  Cellino & Barnes 2010 College Scholarship Winners.
 
Since the College Scholarship Program began in 2004, Cellino & Barnes has awarded over $700,000 to area high school seniors.
 
Ross Cellino & Steve Barnes are proud to support our community.

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Cellino & Barnes Announces 2010 College Scholarship Winners

Wednesday, July 21st, 2010

 The Cellino & Barnes Scholarship Selection Committee has reviewed all of the applications and determined that there were many “highly deserving” applications.

We were extremely impressed with the quality of the student applicants – with their dedication to education, extra-curricular activities and to their community. 

Cellino & Barnes has been successful in personal injury law because we work hard and are dedicated to making a difference. We encourage all students to make the most of your college opportunity, by learning from those around you and trying to make a difference.

The 2010 Scholarship winners are being notified by telephone and their names have been posted on our website. 

2010 College Scholarship Winners

Ross Cellino and Steve Barnes thank you for being outstanding high school seniors. Study hard this fall.

New York Attorneys, Cellino & Barnes, Launch New Website

Wednesday, December 30th, 2009

New York Personal Injury law firm Cellino & Barnes has launched a new public website, focused on bringing New York residents enhanced information and tools for Personal Injury services.

The firm has placed significant emphasis on the service components of the website, which gives visitors more than just sales messaging.

“The main goal with the new website was increasing our service to New York residents,” says Ross Cellino. “We have always prided ourselves on being at the forefront of technology, and the new site truly showcases our commitment to giving New York residents the information they need, when they need it.”

The content of the website wraps around a search feature. This search feature is unique in that is provides video and text results based on an injury victims search query.  The results include, not only text based information, but video as well.

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Cellino & Barnes Appear on Cover of UB's Philanthropy Magazine

Tuesday, December 8th, 2009

Buffalo personal injury law firm Cellino & Barnes has presented the University at Buffalo School of Law with a $1 million unrestricted donation. In response, UB Law Philanthropy selected firm attorneys Ross Cellino and Steve Barnes for a cover story in the magazine’s Fall 2009 issue. According to the article, the $1 million gift from Buffalo lawyers Cellino and Barnes is one of the largest cash gifts the law school has ever received.

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Buffalo Attorneys Cellino & Barnes Ranked #1 by Best Lawyers® in Personal Injury Litigation

Wednesday, September 16th, 2009

Cellino & Barnes is proud to announce that 6 of its Buffalo attorneys are listed in the 2010 edition of Best Lawyers in America.

Attorneys Richard J. Barnes and John C. Murrett, Jr. join Stephen E. Barnes, Brian A. Goldstein, Gerald W. Schaffer, Jr. and Robert J. Schreck in what is the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession.

The Best Lawyers in America has ranked Cellino & Barnes #1 in Buffalo, NY in Personal Injury Litigation with 6 attorneys.

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Cellino and Barnes Attorneys Selected for 2009 New York Super Lawyers

Friday, August 21st, 2009

Buffalo lawyers of Cellino and Barnes have been honored with selection into the 2009 edition of New York Super Lawyers, as well as a Rochester attorney. The honored lawyers include buffalo lawyers Richard Barnes, Denis Bastible, Stephen Ciocca, and David Goodman, and Rochester attorney, Richard Amico.

Super Lawyers is comprised of outstanding lawyers recognized by their peers for professional achievements. Each lawyer must undergo a statewide nomination process, review of resumes and peer evaluation by practice area. Only 5% of lawyers in Upstate New York are named to the list. Cellino and Barnes’ buffalo lawyers are available through http://www.cellinoandbarnes.com/Home/Buffalo.aspx.

“Cellino & Barnes is comprised of many outstanding lawyers,” stated Ross Cellino. “We are proud that several of our attorneys have been highly recognized.”

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Cellino & Barnes – In The News

Friday, May 15th, 2009

Cellino & Barnes personal injury attorney, John Murrett, has filed a notice of claim on behalf of the mother of a teenager who was assaulted at Williamsville South High School.

The defendant was charged with felony assault after causing Cellino & Barnes’ client to suffer multiple face fractures that required reconstructive surgery.

See the article in the Buffalo News.