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