David H. Elibol

David H. Elibol

Attorney at Law


716-854-4300 x 201




vCard LinkedIn

Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Western District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of New York
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Attorney Bio

Dave Elibol focuses his practice on business and personal injury litigation including, shareholder disputes, business divorce, contract disputes, motor vehicle accidents, construction accidents, and wrongful death.   He has successfully represented individuals and businesses in jury and non-jury trials and in other proceedings in both state and federal court.

Dave, who is active in the legal community, has received many professional and peer recognitions including Western New York’s Legal Elite, and Super Lawyers Upstate NY.  He is an adjunct professor at the State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Law (JLS Program) and is often asked to lecture at continuing legal education seminars for attorneys.  He is also a trained mediator and has been appointed to the New York State 8th Judicial District Roster of ADR Neutrals.

Professional Association

  • New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers (Board of Directors, 2007-2015)
  • 8th Judicial District Court Roster of ADR Neutrals
  • Erie County Bar Association (Committees: Alternative Dispute Resolution, Commercial Law, Negligence)
  • Western New York Trial Lawyers Association
  • Charles S. Desmond Inn of Court
  • State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Law, Adjunct Professor, JLS Program, 2006-Present
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association
  • New York State Bar Association (Committees: Civil Practice Law and Rules, 2006-2009, Court Structure and Operations, 2011-2013)

Community Involvement

  • Buffalo Sabres Alumni Association, secretary
  • PUCCS Charitable Fund, Inc., advisory committee

Professional Recognition

  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • National Trial Lawyers, Top 100 Trial Lawyers-NY, 2012-2017
  • Business First Western New York Legal Elite, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • Selected by Super Lawyers Upstate NY, 2010–2018
  • Selected by Best Lawyers In America/New York Area's Best Lawyers, 2019
  • Who's Who in American Law, 13th & 14th Editions
  • Buffalo Law Journal Who's Who in the Law, 2012
  • AV Rated, Martindale-Hubbell
2018 Buffalo Business First Legal Elite
2018 Best Lawyers
AV Preeminent Peer Rated 2017
2012 Who's Who in Law
2017 Buffalo Business First Legal Elite
Super Lawyers
The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers
2016 Buffalo Business First Legal Elite