Samuel Newman


Samuel Newman serves as an associate for Coffey Modica O’Meara Capowski’s litigation/appellate strategy and consulting group, operating out of the firm’s Buffalo office.  Sam wields a combination of persuasive writing and financial sophistication, honed through his prior work in tax certiorari, to counsel and defend clients in high-stakes litigation.


Overview And Experience

Sam learned New York appellate practice while working as a law clerk for Justice Eugene Fahey of the New York State Court of Appeals, and this experience combined with his extensive exposure to administrative proceedings have made him a formidable appellate advocate.  Sam grasps complex issues quickly and uses his broad and varied experience to find effective solutions. 

Sam previously served as a law clerk for a variety of practice groups across Western and Upstate New York. He is also on the panel of Assigned Counsel Program of the Bar Association of Erie Country.


Contact Info

42 Delaware Street
Suite 525
Buffalo, NY 14202

T 716-869-8080

Practice Areas


  • New York


  • SUNY Buffalo School of Law, J.D., cum laude

    SUNY Binghamton B.S.

Practice Areas