Founding Partner

Insurance Defense Litigation

O: (716) 854-3400 x203
F: (716) 332-0336


With the same entrepreneurial spirit he brought to our firm’s founding, Jeffrey Baase heads our insurance defense litigation practice, ensuring ongoing growth and the best client results. With extensive experience, in products liability, construction site cases, premises liability, and auto cases, he combines his rich knowledge with a cost-conscious eye for results.

In addition to his practice, he’s also a leader in his field as a member of the Council on Litigation Management and his role on the Board of Directors of the Erie County Bar Association. He is a member of the Defense Trial Lawyers Association, and the Defense Research Institute.

His accomplishments and contributions to the field have been recognized throughout our industry and region, including being recognized among Who’s Who in Law by Business First and the Buffalo Law Journal, and being named to the Legal Elite of Western New York by the same publications.


Allegheny College

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


New York State

United States District Court for the Western and Northern Districts of New York

Second Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals


Erie County Bar Association – Board of Directors

Litigation Counsel of America

Council on Litigation Management (CLM)

Defense Trial Lawyers Association

Defense Research Institute


Upstate New York Super Lawyers, 2010 – 2019

Legal Elite of Western New York as recognized by Business First and the Buffalo Law Journal, 2014 – 2019

Who’s Who in Law as recognized by Business First and the Buffalo Law Journal, 2004, 2005, 2007