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- Construction Law
- Legal Malpractice
- Medical Malpractice
- Personal Injury
- Products Liability
Additional Practice Areas
- Car Accidents
- General Negligence
- Premises Liability
- Wrongful Death
- Free Consultation
- Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
- New York
- U.S. District Court for the Northern District
- English: Spoken, Written
- Michaels & Smolak
- SUNY Buffalo Law School
- Honors: Recipient of the Robert J. Connolly Award for excellence in trial practice.
- University of Buffalo
- Honors: cum laude
- Super Lawyer
- Law & Politics Magazine
- New York State Bar # 2094001
- New York State Trial Lawyers Association
- American Association of Justice
- The Million Dollar Advocates Forum
- New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers
- Evidence and Expert Testimony Best Practices: Supporting Your Case
- October 2007
- Building Your Civil Trial Skills
- February 2007
- A Primer on Automobile Litigation and Insurance Coverage Issues
- Fall 2000
Websites & Blogs
- Jan Smolak's Website Profile
- Michaels & Smolak Website
- Central New York Injury Lawyer Blog
- Who Can Take the Car Keys away from An Elderly Family Member Who Has Become An Accident-Waiting-To-Happen On The Road?
21 August 2016
- All Four Michaels & Smolak Lawyers Are Once Again Selected as “Best Lawyers in America”.
15 August 2016
- JUDGE FINDS THAT INFAMOUS CENTRAL NY “IME” DOCTOR, DANIEL L. CARR, PRESENTED A “FRIVOLOUS OPINION” ON QUESTION OF A CLAIMANT’S PERMANENCY.
8 August 2016
- New York Medical Malpractice “Date of Discovery” Bill, If Passed, Will End A Long-Standing Injustice In New York
26 May 2016
- What Is A “Textalyzer” And How Can It Help End The Texting-While-Driving Crisis: Central NY Injury Lawyer Explains
5 May 2016
- What is MVAIC And How Does It Protect New York Cyclists Injured By Automobiles?
3 May 2016
- What Happens When A Bicyclist Is The Victim Of A Hit-And-Run Driver In New York?
2 May 2016
- Four Ways New York Auto Insurance Law Can Protect You While You Are Riding Your Bicycle: Central NY Bicycle Accident Lawyer explains.
29 April 2016
- Central New York Bike Accident Lawyer’s Springtime Bicycle Safety Reminders
27 April 2016
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