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William J. Gerken

William J. Gerken

Attorney- HoganWillig PLLC
  • Personal Injury, Products Liability, Medical Malpractice ...
  • New York
Claimed Lawyer Profile

William J. Gerken is a litigation attorney practicing in HoganWillig’s Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice departments. His focus areas within the Personal Injury Department include automobile accidents, slip and fall accidents, wrongful death, dog bite incidents, and sexual abuse cases involving Child Victims Act protections.

Prior to joining HoganWillig, Mr. Gerken studied insurance coverage under one of the nation’s foremost experts and clerked for Hon. Lisa Bloch Rodwin at New York State Family Court in an externship role working on child abuse and neglect cases.

Mr. Gerken graduated from the University of Buffalo Law School and Rochester’s Institute of Technology. He is a regular lecturer at area colleges and CLE conferences as well as an active community volunteer for organ donation, youth mentoring, and crisis counseling.

Practice Areas
    Personal Injury
    Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
    Products Liability
    Drugs & Medical Devices
    Medical Malpractice
    Birth Injury, Medical Misdiagnosis, Pharmacy Errors, Surgical Errors
    Nursing Home Abuse
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New York
New York State Office of Court Administration
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  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
HoganWillig, PLLC
- Current
Law Office of J. Michael Hayes
- Current
SUNY Buffalo Law School
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Mediation & Negotiation Quarterfinalist
International Bar Association
Professional Associations
State Bar of New York
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Articles & Publications
New technology, New legal concerns
Buffalo Law Journal
Speaking Engagements
Child Victims Act, CLE
Erie County Bar Association
UB Guest Lecturer, Anatomy of a Personal Injury Case
University of Buffalo Law School
Websites & Blogs
Contact & Map
HoganWillig, PLLC
2410 N. Forest Road
Ste. 301
Amherst, NY 14068
Telephone: (716) 636-7600