Eric Naegely is an experienced litigator and trial attorney who focuses his practice in the areas of complex medical malpractice, nursing home negligence defense and other health care related matters. He has successfully tried numerous cases to verdict and has been selected through a Peer Review process for inclusion in the Super Lawyer Directory. He also represents health care providers in several other types of matters including general litigation matters, mental health law hearings and investigations and disciplinary matters before the NYS Department of Health Office of Professional Medical Conduct and NYS Education Department Office of the Professions.
Eric also assists health care facilities in developing and implementing their policies and procedures in accordance with the various State and Federal laws, rules and regulations, as well as provides counsel to health care practitioners on patient care and regulatory issues.
Eric also focuses on matrimonial and family law matters including divorces, separation agreements, prenuptial agreements, child custody, visitation and child support matters. He was recently selected through a Peer Review Process as a Super Lawyer in this area of law.
While at the State University of New York at Buffalo, Eric was a member of the Golden Key National Honor Society, the Mortar Board National Honor Society, and Phi Sigma Alpha Honor Society and was selected as one of the top fifty graduating seniors. He then went on to earn his J.D. degree, cum laude, from the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law, where he was a recipient of the 1998 Robert J. Connolly Award for Excellence in Trial Advocacy.
Eric has published articles and given numerous lectures in the areas of medical malpractice defense, nursing home negligence defense, health care law and matrimonial law.
Eric is a member of the firm’s Associate’s Committee representing the Buffalo office.
- State University of New York at Buffalo, B.A., cum laude, 1992
- SUNY Buffalo Law School, J.D., cum laude, 1998
- New York
- New York State Bar Association
- Erie County Bar Association
- Selected by Peer Review for Inclusion in Super Lawyer Directory, 2015, 2016 for Family Law
- Selected by Peer Review for Inclusion in Super Lawyer Directory, 2003-2014 Personal Injury Defense: Medical Malpractice
- Damon Morey LLP, Partner
- Muscular Dystrophy Association of Western New York, Program Coordinator