Colin D. Ramsey
Civil litigator. Change agent. Colin Ramsey believes lawyers have the unique ability to change the world we live in. A partner in the Firm’s Litigation, Health Care and Labor & Employment Practice groups, Colin represents clients in the areas of construction law, municipal defense, and labor & employment and health care litigation. Whether it is a routine matter or a highly visible case, Colin believes every legal challenge presents an opportunity to effect positive change.
Colin has extensive experience in all aspects of litigation, and has tried numerous cases to successful conclusions across New York State on behalf of his clients. His practice focuses on defending nursing homes and medical providers against negligence and malpractice claims, defending municipalities against personal injury and property damage claims, and defending individuals and businesses in labor and employment claims.
College of Law, J.D.
Hamilton College, B.A.
New York State
US District Courts - Western District of NY
US Bankruptcy Court - Western District of NY
US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
PROFESSIONAL & COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
Colin served on the Board of Directors of the Chippewa Alliance, which focuses on attracting new business and investments, spurring economic development, and promoting the City of Buffalo. He is also a member of the Syracuse University Alumni Club of Western New York, and the Erie County Bar Association. Colin is a contributing author for The Daily Record, and regularly presents at seminars.
AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS
Colin was named to the 2021-2023 editions of Best Lawyers in America® for his work in Litigation - Insurance and recently added to the 2022 edition for Legal Malpractice Law-Defendants. Colin was also included in the 2013-2017 group of Upstate New York Super Lawyer “Rising Stars”. This group represents the top 2.5% of lawyers who are under 40 years old or who have been practicing for 10 years or less. He was selected a 2021 & 2022 Upstate New York Super Lawyer. The group represents the top 5% of attorneys in Upstate New York who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.