John Richmond

Richmond Vona, PLLC
1659 Amherst Street, Ste. 100
Buffalo, NY 14214
716-500-5678
www.richmondvona.com


As one of New York’s top personal injury attorneys, John E. Richmond understands that clients come first. With nearly a decade of experience representing plaintiffs, he knows how to hold negligent corporations and big insurance companies liable. Born and raised in Western New York, John works tirelessly to advocate for the legal rights and financial interests of injury victims. He has previous experience working for plaintiffs’ law firms in New York City and Buffalo, and he brings his passion for justice to Richmond Vona. If you or your family member suffered a serious injury in an accident in Western New York, John is standing by, ready to take action to protect your rights.

John has consistently been recognized as a Super Lawyers Rising Star in New York (2016 to 2019) in addition to being honored as one of the Top 100 Civil Plaintiff Trial Lawyers in New York and one of the Top 40 Under 40 Civil Plaintiff Trial Lawyers in New York by The National Trial Lawyers. He was also named an associate fellow by the Litigation Counsel of America, Trial Lawyer Honorary Society.

Professional Affiliations

Associate Fellow - The Litigation Counsel of America, Trial Lawyer Honor Society
American Bar Association
The American Association for Justice
Bar Association of Erie County
New York State Bar Association

Education

J.D., 2009, Seton Hall University School of Law
Served on Executive Board of Interscholastic Moot Court.
Recipient of an award for drafting the Best Brief in the 2009 Cardozo/BMI Entertainment Law Competition.
B.A., 2006, Miami University

Admissions

2018 - Colorado
2010 - New York
2009 - New Jersey
U.S. District Court (New York Southern, Eastern and Western Districts)

OF NOTE

2019, 2020 - Top 100 Civil Plaintiff Trial Lawyers in New York, by The National Trial Lawyers
2018, 2019, 2020 - Top 40 Under 40 Civil Plaintiff Trial Lawyers in New York, by The National Trial Lawyers
2018 - 2016 - Selected as an Upstate New York Rising Star by Super Lawyers a Thomson Reuters publication