Author Archives: Daniel J. Chiacchia, Esq.

Defense Against DUI Stops

Defense Against DUI Stops

Probable cause means that an officer had a reasonable suspicion that a vehicle/traffic violation took place. This means they have the right to pull you over. However, there are many defenses against DUI stops that our attorneys can use in your favor. We will help protect your rights. Call our office today. Defense Against DUI […]

Injured While Working as a Subcontractor

Injured While Working as a Subcontractor

A subcontractor is a business or individual that carries out work for a company as part of a larger project, usually in the field of construction. Because they do not directly work for the larger company, we often get calls from individuals who have been injured while working as a subcontractor asking if they are […]

Paying for Property Damage After a Car Accident

Paying for Property Damage After a Car Accident

Your car was totaled after another driver ran through a stop sign and rear-ended your vehicle. Your insurance will not cover the entire cost. Paying for property damage after a car accident can seem unfair and unjust. The lawyers at Chiacchia & Fleming want to ease your financial burden. All you have to do is […]

Filing a Labor Violation Claim

Filing a Labor Violation Claim

You deserve to be recognized for your hard work. When an employer neglects or outright refuses to pay you for the hours you have worked, you will most likely turn to filing a labor violation claim to seek proper recourse. You may have questions about how you should go about doing this and how long […]

Unlawful Workplace Retaliation

Unlawful Workplace Retaliation

The issue of unlawful workplace retaliation is something that comes up quite often at our practice. If you are unaware of your rights as an employee in New York State, we highly advise that you read this article and contact an experienced Buffalo employment law attorney right away. Unlawful Workplace Retaliation | Definition Retaliation is […]

How Long Will a Personal Injury Case Take?

How Long Will a Personal Injury Case Take

If you have filed a personal injury claim, you may be feeling anxious about the length of the process. Quite often, clients come in and ask, “How long will a personal injury case take?” Until we know more specifics, this is a very tough question to answer. Law firms that claim they can resolve a […]

Choosing a Buffalo Truck Accident Attorney

Choosing a Buffalo Truck Accident Attorney

A qualified truck accident lawyer will work hard to help victims defend their rights and fight for immediate compensation to pay for medical bills and lost wages. When you hire a lawyer, your lawyer will investigate your accident, determine fault, and file claims with insurance companies on your behalf. If you are in the process […]

Product Liability Claims

Product Liability Claims

If you or a loved one has been injured by a defective product — whether it be an appliance, piece of equipment, or food/beverage — you will need to understand how product liability claims work in New York State. Contact the experienced Buffalo personal injury lawyers at Chiacchia & Fleming today to schedule a free […]

Investigating the Scene of a Car Accident

Investigating the Scene of a Car Accident

Time is of the essence when it comes to building a successful car crash claim. After receiving proper medical treatment and filing a police report, you need to contact an experienced local attorney right away. At Chiacchia & Fleming LLP, we hold investigating the scene of a car accident in high importance. We will leave […]

What to Do After a Dog Bite Injury in Buffalo

What to Do After a Dog Bite Injury in Buffalo

What to Do After a Dog Bite Injury in Buffalo Were you recently attacked by a neighborhood dog and are wondering what to do after a dog bite injury in Buffalo? Whether it was the pet of a close friend or a stray animal that got loose, our experienced personal injury lawyers are here to […]