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Areas of Practice
Matrimonial and Family Law
Criminal Defense
Municipal Law

High School – Canisius High School
College – Canisius College
Law School – University of Toledo

Bar Admissions
New York – 1974

Professional Associations
New York State Bar Association
Erie County Bar Association

Lawyers.com – BV Distinguished Rating
Martindale Hubbell – BV Distinguished Rating
Village Attorney – Village of Blasdell
Village Attorney – Village of Farnham
Former President of Erie County Bar Association
Co-Founder – Shaw & Shaw P.C.

James M. Shaw is a partner in the firm specializing in Civil and Criminal practice, with a primary focus in the areas of Matrimonial and Family Law. He has served as a representative in national, state and local Bar Associations in the fields of Criminal and Family Law, and is a past Director of the Aid to Indigent Prisoners’ Society and Erie County Bar Association. He is an honor graduate of Canisius College and the University of Toledo School of Law. Mr. Shaw has also served as President of the Bar Association of Erie County.