An Attorney Recognized For Strong Litigation Skills
Super Lawyers list has repeatedly recognized Dennis J. Bischof as a Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in New York. Mr. Bischof has argued cases in front of the state of New York Supreme Court Appellate Division and the New York Court of Appeals, New York’s highest Appellate Court. His strong litigation skills, hard work and reputation led to an appointment serving as President of the Buffalo Chapter for the American Board of Trial Advocates.
Mr. Bischof has worked in large firms and has a background in insurance defense. This experience gives him insights into how the insurance industry builds its defense strategy when challenged in court. His unique blend of litigation skills and experience has earned Mr. Bischof a reputation as a force to be reckoned with in the courtroom.
A Navy Veteran Who Continues To Serve
Mr. Bischof started his career serving four years within the United States Navy. During his time in the military, he rose to the rank of Lieutenant Commander in the Judge Advocate General’s Corps. While Mr. Bischof retired from the military and has been practicing as a solo practitioner since 2005, he continues to help those who do. Mr. Bischof is a member of the Bar Association of Erie County’s Committee for Veterans’ and Service Members’ Legal Issues. Service members have devoted their lives to bettering their country, and Mr. Bischof realizes their need for strong legal representation and helps them secure experienced counsel.
Community Involvement Is A Cornerstone Of Our Practice
A lifelong hockey fan, Mr. Bischof created, organizes and participates as team captain in a semiannual exhibition ice hockey game for charity. “Sabres v. Esquires” pits a team of attorneys from the Bar Association of Erie County against a team of Buffalo Sabres Alumni. The charity event raises money for the Erie County Bar Foundation and the Buffalo Sabres Alumni Association. The Buffalo Sabres Alumni Association has dominated the series so far, but never underestimates the tenacity of Erie County attorneys.
Mr. Bischof is also involved in the local arts community. He is a committee member, contributing musician and contributing artist with Lawyers for the Arts, an organization that raises funds for local arts groups. In 2016, Lawyers for the Arts raised more than $34,000 in grants to be awarded through Give for Greatness. Mr. Bischof also served as board president for Tonawanda’s Council on the Arts for the Carnegie Art Center from August 2000 through August 2006.
Mr. Bischof created and continues to chair an initiative within the Bar Association that helps lawyers practice before the United States Supreme Court. Leading the program for 26 years, the Bar Association recognized Mr. Bishof’s efforts in 2006 with a Special Service Award.
Commitment To Clients And Individualized Attention
At Dennis J. Bischof, LLC, we take pride in the time and attention we devote to our clients. Unlike some larger firms where clients are initially screened by low-level attorneys and paralegals, you meet directly with Mr. Bischof when you come to our offices. We provide direct, one-on-one counseling to every client we serve.