Laraine Kelley - Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria LLP

Laraine Kelley

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2003

Laraine Kelley has been named to Best Lawyers in America for over a decade; including being named "Lawyer of the Year" twice.  She is recognized as one of the preeminent Medical Malpractice lawyers in the country.  

Ms. Kelley concentrates her practice in the areas of Personal Injury Law including Medical Malpractice, Construction Accidents, Automobile Injuries, and Products Liability. Numerous local attorneys refer their complex litigation matters to Ms. Kelley as her experience and dedication are valuable factors in difficult cases.

University of VirginiaBA 1975State University of New York at Buffalo Law SchoolJ.D. 1979
New York State Trial Lawyers AssociationAmerican Trial Lawyers AssociationNew York State Bar AssociationBar Association of Erie County

Case History

$9,000,000 For Brain Injuries from Delayed Cesarean Section — A young child received a $9,000,000 structured settlement for brain injuries caused by a delayed cesarean section.
$8,800,000 For Injury from Defective Post-Hole Digger — A young woman received a $8,800,000 verdict for a severe injury caused by a defective post-hole digger.
$2,000,000 For Lost Limb Due to Delayed Diagnosis of Infectious Disease — An individual who lost a limb due to the delayed diagnosis of an infectious disease received a $2,000,000 settlement
$1,900,000 For Liver Damage from Lack of Monitoring of Prescription Drug — A person received a $1,900,000 settlement for liver damage sustained due to the lack of monitoring of a prescription drug.
$3,000,000 For Family of Medical Malpractice Victim — A family received $3,000,000 following the death of a man due to medical malpractice.
$1,800,000 For Injured Worker — An injured worker received $1,800,000 as a result of a fall.
$1,500,000 For Delayed Cancer Diagnosis — The family of a woman received $1,500,000 as a result of a delayed diagnosis of cancer.
$900,000 For Delay In Corrective SurgeryA woman was awarded $900,000 as a result of the delay in corrective surgery following a hysterectomy.
$500,000 For Delayed Emergency Room Diagnosis — An individual received $500,000 for a delayed emergency room diagnosis of a heart condition.

Office Location

42 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14202
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs of the Buffalo Metro Area2014 Lawyer of the Year in Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs of the Buffalo Metro Area2013 Lawyer of the Year in Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs of the Buffalo Metro Area
Laraine Kelley has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!Laraine Kelley has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!Laraine Kelley has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!

Practice Areas

Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs

Other Information

Gender: Female