With a philosophy that calls for both confronting claims and transferring risk of loss, Kevin Kruppa delivers successful outcomes to his clients as part of our insurance litigation defense group. He focuses his practice on the defense of individuals and businesses in personal injury and property damage actions involving motor vehicle accidents, construction site accidents, premises liability, and products liability.

Kevin’s extensive experience includes counseling clients through all phases of litigation, as well as alternatives such as mediation and arbitration. He is also experienced in appellate practice and has successfully prepared and argued appeals before the Appellate Division, Fourth Department.  Prior to joining our firm, Kevin’s practice focused on the defense of Federal Employers’ Liability Act claims for a major Class 1 railroad as well as commercial evictions.  During law school, he was a member of the Buffalo Law Review where he served as a publications editor.

Education

State University of New York at Binghamton

University at Buffalo Law School, J.D.

Admissions

New York

United States District Court for Western District of New York

United States District Court for Northern District of New York

Affiliations

Erie County Bar Association

New York State Bar Association

Defense Research Institute

Awards

Litigation Award, presented by the Erie County Volunteer Lawyers Project, Inc.