James P. Verrastro

Managing Partner


Location Buffalo, New York
Phone 716-854-1111
Fax 716-854-3460
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Jim Verrastro, senior partner at Spadafora & Verrastro, LLP, concentrates his practice in personal injury and negligence law. Jim has extensive trial experience and is the driving force behind the firm obtaining $1,000,000.00 settlements and verdicts. Jim concentrates his practice in the trial of personal injury, negligence and defective products. A 1974 graduate of the University of Buffalo, Jim has lectured on legal and medical problems associated with a "traumatically brain injured person" and is member of the New York State and Erie County Bar Associations. Jim has served as a Confidential Law Clerk and Assistant District Attorney. Jim is a lifelong resident of Western New York. Jim's goal is to fight for the rights of clients who have been wronged to achieve a positive change in their lives and those of their families.

Areas of Practice

Personal Injury

Litigation Percentage

100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

New York, 1975


State University of New York, Buffalo School of Law, Buffalo, New York

J.D. - 1974

State University of New York at Buffalo, New York

B.A. - 1971


Lectured on Legal and Medical problems associated with a “Traumatically Brain Injured Person”

Professional Associations and Memberships

New York State Bar Associations, Member
Erie County Bar Associations, Member

Past Employment Positions

Erie County Court, Confidential Law Clerk