Donald P. Chiari - Brown Chiari LLP

Donald P. Chiari

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2012
Phone: 716-681-7190

Mr. Chiari is a cum laude graduate of the State University of New York at Buffalo Law School and currently is on the Board of Directors for the UB Law Alumni Association, Inc.. He is a member of the American Association for Justice, New York State Trial Lawyers' Association, Western New York Trial Lawyers' Association, New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers, Million Dollar Advocates Forum, and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum.  He is also a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates, an organization that recognizes the skill, integrity, and experience in the special art of advocacy.  Mr. Chiari has 29 years of litigation experience.  The focus of his practice is dedicated to those who have sustained catastrophic and life-changing injuries.  He currently handles medical malpractice, product liability, complex premises liability, construction accidents, automobile accidents, and nursing home negligence. He has tried numerous cases to verdict throughout Western New York, resulting in multi-million dollar awards and recoveries. Mr. Chiari is also admitted to practice in the State of Pennsylvania. Mr. Chiari has been recognized for obtaining the two largest personal injury verdicts in Niagara County history and has obtained one of the highest nursing home verdicts in the State of New York.

Mr. Chiari has received an AV® Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the preeminent level of professional excellence.  The AV rating is the highest possible rating in legal ability and ethics.  He has also been listed in the category of personal injury in the Superlawyers directory. 

State University of New York at BuffaloBA 1978State University of New York at Buffalo Law SchoolJ.D. 1983
American Association for JusticeNew York State Trial Lawyers' AssociationWestern New York Trial Lawyers' AssociationNew York State Academy of Trial LawyersMillion Dollar Advocates ForumMulti-Million Dollar Advocates ForumAmerican Board of Trial Advocates

Client Comments

"Mr. Chiari is not the traditional lawyer. I find he has a very compassionate yet firm and professional approach to his craft. He utilizes his knowledge of medical conditions, in-depth case evaluation, and detailed preparation and examination of evidence to get favorable results for clients. Mr. Chiari has earned the respect from his peers and adversaries through aggressive trial work, arbitration, and mediation. He is an attorney who embodies excellence in the practice of law."

-John Texido
JT Enterprises

Office Location

2470 Walden Avenue
Lancaster, NY 14225
United States

Practice Areas

Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs

Other Information

Gender: Male