Commercial Real Estate Law
Banking & Collections Law

O: (716) 854-3400 x248
F: (716) 332-0336
M: (716) 913-4819
E: gioia@ruppbaase.com

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As partner and head of our commercial real estate practice group, Horace Gioia brings over 25 years of experience in commercial real estate transactions. He represents builders, real estate developers, and investors in matters relating to real estate development, land use, zoning, and commercial lending.

In addition to his practice, Horace often speaks at seminars and before large groups of real estate brokers, investors, and mortgage lenders on all levels of real property matters.

Outside of our firm, Horace has an extensive history of community involvement, including his role on the Board of Directors of the Center for Hospice and Palliative Care Foundation, the Board of Trustees of Medaille College, Executive Committee Member of the Buffalo Niagara Partnership Can-Am Council and Past President of the Buffalo Renaissance Foundation.


Hamilton College, B.A.

State University of New York at Buffalo Law School, J.D.


New York State

United States District Court for the Western District of New York


Erie County Bar Association

Member, City of Buffalo Planning Board

Executive Committee Member, Buffalo Niagara Partnership Can-Am Council

Regional Advisory Board, Univera Healthcare

Board of Trustees, Medaille College

Board of Directors, Cherry Hill Country Club

Past Board of Directors, The Center for Hospice and Palliative Care Foundation

Past Member, Board of Trustees of the Roswell Park Alliance

Past President, Buffalo Renaissance Foundation


Who’s Who In Law as recognized by Business First and the Buffalo Law Journal, 2009