John A. Falk
John has been selected as one of the Best Lawyers in America for medical malpractice, personal injury, and product liability law in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, and again this year in 2013. He was featured in New York Magazine as one of the New York Area's Top Lawyers in 2009 and selected as one of the magazine's Top Attorneys In New York, New Jersey & Connecticut in 2010. John is well respected in the legal community and has been awarded Martindale-Hubbell's highest rating in both legal ability and ethics. He was also chosen as one of New York Super Lawyers for personal injury law in 2010, 2011 and 2012.
Before joining the firm, John was an Assistant District Attorney for Monroe County prosecuting violent felony offenses. During his near seven years with the District Attorney’s office he gained extensive trial experience prosecuting various offenses including sex crimes and child abuse cases. John is a graduate of the University of Dayton School of Law and LeMoyne College. John also serves as a Town Court Justice in the Town of Brighton, New York.
An active member of the legal community, John was invited to join the American Board of Trial Advocates. He is also a member of the American Association for Justice, the New York State Trial Lawyers Association, the New York State Bar Association, the Monroe County Bar Association, the Genesee Valley Trial Lawyers Association, the New York State Magistrates Association, and the Monroe County Magistrates Association. He also has been a lecturer for the Monroe County Bar Association and the Monroe Community College Police Academy.
John is an active member of the community. He has served on such boards as the Western New York Chapter of the American Liver Foundation, the Town of Brighton Planning Board and the Parks and Recreation Citizens’ Advisory Committee. He has also coached countless youth baseball, basketball, and soccer teams.