Ms. Neff concentrates her practice on environmental law, focusing on the defense of corporations involved in the cleanup of inactive hazardous waste sites as well as the prosecution of cost recovery actions. Her experience involves litigation and arbitration of complex environmental matters arising under CERCLA and the New York Navigation Law as well as cases involving common law toxic torts.

Before joining the firm, Ms. Neff acquired valuable experience in a broad range of civil litigation matters as a clerk for the United States Attorney’s Office for the Western District of New York.

EDUCATION: University at Buffalo School of Law (J.D.) ; University at Buffalo (B.S., Business Administration)

ADMISSIONS: United States District Court, Western District of New York ; United States Bankruptcy Court, Western District of New York ; New York State Courts

ASSOCIATIONS: Member, Bar Association of Erie County ; Member, Autism Society of Western New York ; Member, Asian Connection of Western New York

VOLUNTEER ACTIVITIES: Baker Victory Services International Adoption Program ; Queen of Heaven Church Religious Education ; Wales Primary School ; Elma Primary School ; Work with developmentally disabled children.