BIO

Bio

Proudly Representing Western New York


EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE


Education

New York University – Bachelor of Arts 

University at Buffalo Law School – Juris Doctor 

University at Buffalo School of Management – Master of Business Administration

Proudly Representing Western New York

Serving Buffalo, Rochester, Niagara Falls, Greece, Brighton, Irondequoit & all of WNY

Prior Experience

Foreclosures: Mr. Cassar comes from a background providing start-to-finish representation for mortgage lenders in foreclosure actions, concentrating on litigation. 

Civil Litigation: Mr. Cassar previously represented utility companies in litigation. He contributed to an appeal that successfully overturned a $1 million verdict. Before becoming an attorney, he served as the head paralegal for a prominent New York firm in asbestos litigation. 

Commercial Law: Mr. Cassar served in the compliance department of HSBC Bank and contributed to the merger between HSBC and First Niagara in Western New York. 

State of New York: While in law school, Mr. Cassar assisted in preparing press conferences for Andrew Cuomo as the New York State Attorney General. He contributed time by organizing public events and raising awareness of consumer rights.

Published Decisions

HSBC Bank USA v. Bhatti, 2016 NY Slip Op 30167(U) (Supr. Ct., Queens Cnty., January 29, 2016) (as attorney for the Plaintiff, HSBC) 


U.S. Bank National Assn. v. Castle, 2015 NY Slip Op 32131(U) (Supr. Ct., Suffolk Cnty., Oct. 29, 2015) (as attorney for the Plaintiff, U.S. Bank) 


Editorial Experience

Buffalo Human Rights Law Review Co-Editor-in-Chief 

Buffalo Law Review Publications Editor
WNY Living - November 5 ➤

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