Caitlin Robin is the managing member of Caitlin Robin & Associates, PLLC. Her practice is largely devoted to insurance defense litigation for healthcare clients, complex medical malpractice litigation, commercial litigation, and appellate work. She has extensive experience in both defense and Plaintiff's personal injury litigation, civil appeals, and administrative law related to New York City small businesses. She is admitted to practice law in New York in both state and federal courts. She obtained her J.D. from New York Law School, and her B.A. from George Washington University.
Michael Quinn is a graduate of Cornell University and Albany Law School. While in law school, Michael gained experience with the U.S. Attorney's office and served as Executive Editor for the Albany Law Journal of Science and Technology. Prior to joining the firm, Michael served as an associate at a litigation boutique focusing on complex commercial litigation. He also advised artists and arts-related businesses. Michael is admitted to practice in the State of New York.
Kevin Volkommer graduated cum laude from the State University of New York at Albany for his undergraduate degree. He attended the Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center where he graduated cum laude in May of 2014. During law school he was involved with several clinics and internships, such as the Elder Law Clinic, interning for the Honorable Thomas F. Whelan in the New York State Supreme Court, and interning for the General Counsel of the New York City Police Pension Fund, to name a few. Kevin is admitted to practice in New York and New Jersey.
Adela graduated summa cum laude from the University of Pittsburgh with a triple major in Health Services, Administration of Justice, and Communications. She obtained her J.D., cum laude from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law, with certificates in Civil Litigation and Health Services.
Following graduation, Adela spent almost three years in Boston, Massachusetts representing clients in a variety of matters, including personal injury, summary process, contract disputes, and class action cases. In 2017, she moved to Buffalo, New York where she concentrated her practice in litigation, medical malpractice defense, nursing home defense, employment discrimination, and corporate health care matters. Adela has represented clients in the courts of the State of New York, Commonwealth of Massachusetts, and has also prepared and argued appellate matters before the Appellate Division Fourth Department in New York.
Adela is admitted to practice in the State of New York, Commonwealth of Massachusetts, the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts, Ontario (Canada) provincial courts, Ontario Superior Court of Justice, and the Ontario Court of Appeals.
Annette Aletor has experience litigating matters arising under federal and state employment laws, including issues arising under the Fair Labor Standards Act, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Family and Medical Leave Act and New York Labor Law. She has defended employers in matters involving retaliation, sexual harassment, disability discrimination, pregnancy discrimination, age discrimination, sexual orientation discrimination, constructive termination and breach of contract. In addition, Annette has represented management and employers in a wide variety of employment-related matters, including defense of actions commenced in federal and state court and before government agencies.
Annette has also litigated wage-and-hour claims, including claims for overtime, minimum wage violation under Federal Law, and spread-of-hours and other Wage Theft Prevention Act violations under New York State Law. She has conducted payroll audits for clients in actions commenced by the Department of Labor and New York City Department of Consumer Affairs, handled sexual harassment and EEOC trainings and trainings on the New York City Earned Sick Time Act.
Annette has a background in Human Resource Management, and counsels her clients from proactive, risk management and problem solving perspectives, seeking to maximize their stated goals to the best extent possible.
Annette is a member of the Association of Black Women Attorneys and the New York State Bar Association. She has appeared as a guest judge at the Robert R. Wagner annual moot court competition and spoke at the 2012 Public Service Corps. Luncheon on the impact of law school internships on the post-recession legal job market.
Cary London is a graduate of University of Virginia and New York Law School. He was recognized by the New York Law Journal as one of their prominent Rising Stars of 2013. Mr. London is a premier trial attorney who has taken over 50 cases to jury verdict. He has previously worked for the NYPD PBA defending Police Officers accused of misconduct, Brooklyn Defender Services as a trial attorney, clerked for Supreme Court Justice Richard Lee Price in Bronx State Supreme Court, and worked for the Trial Bureau 30/50 in the Bronx District Attorney’s Office. Mr. London is primarily focused on Plaintiff’s work and prides himself on making sure clients get the aggressive legal representation they deserve.
Jesse Dinner is a graduate of Tufts University and The Cardozo School of Law. He concentrates his practice on insurance defense litigation of healthcare facilities, product liability, toxic tort and personal injury claims in New York. His extensive dispute resolution and litigation experience includes representing small businesses and Fortune 500 companies in all stages of litigation, including the development of pre-litigation strategy, the management of discovery, settlement negotiations, and trials.
Staesha Rath graduated cum laude from the University of Ottawa, and New York Law School. She has extensive experience representing individuals in complex civil litigations, class actions, and mass torts, including pharmaceutical and products liability cases. Prior to becoming an associate with Caitlin Robin and Associates, Staesha worked as an associate at a nation-wide plaintiffs firm, and was a fellow with the New York Civil Liberties Union – Nassau Chapter, and an intern with the American Civil Liberties Union.
Rebecca Cronauer is a graduate of Saint Vincent College and Ohio Northern Petit School of Law. Her practice is largely devoted to insurance defense litigation for healthcare clients, complex medical malpractice litigation, commercial litigation, and appellate work. She has significant experience in the full range of client representation including Supreme Court and Appellate oral arguments, complex motion and appellate brief production and representation of clients in mediations, arbitrations and trials. Ms. Cronauer is admitted to practice law in the States of New York and Ohio. She is a member of the New York State Bar, the Erie County Bar Association and the Western New York Defense Trial Lawyers Association.
Lauren Weber received her J.D. from The John Marshall Law School in Chicago, IL, where she graduated in the top 20% of her class. While in law school, Lauren gained experience by interning for the Honorable Robert Lopez-Cepero and the Honorable Michael Panter in the Tax and Trial Sections. Before joining the firm, Lauren focused her practice on personal injury and negligence claims. Prior to moving to Buffalo, New York, Lauren worked in the corporate legal department of a Fortune 500 company handling Mergers and Acquisitions. Lauren holds a LL.M. in International Business and Trade, Corporate and Finance Law. She is admitted to practice in New York and Illinois.