Kevin A. Ricotta has been selected to 2014 Top Rated Lawyers™ in Medical Malpractice Law, Super Lawyers, representing the top five percent of the lawyers in New York State and was also selected as a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America. He has been recognized for his defense of medical malpractice cases by Buffalo Business First and the Buffalo Law Journal. Mr. Ricotta is a magna cum laude graduate of the University of Notre Dame and a 1982 graduate from Notre Dame Law School.
John M. Visco was selected by Super Lawyers for Upstate New York in the area of Personal Injury: Medical Malpractice Defense. Mr. Visco received a dual degree in History and English from Colgate University in 1990. He graduated cum laude from The Syracuse University College of Law in 1993 and was elected to the Justinian Honorary Law Society that same year. While attending law school, Mr. Visco participated in an internship program with New York State Supreme Court Justice Thomas J. Murphy and also provided legal services to indigent persons through the Syracuse University Clinical Law Program.
Tomas J. Callocchia joined Ricotta & Visco in August 2010. He received his B.S. in Sociology and History from Pennsylvania State University in May 2007, where he was a consistent Dean’s List honoree and a Teacher’s Assistant in the Sociology Department. Mr. Callocchia attended the University at Buffalo Law School, where he received his J.D. degree in May 2010. Prior to graduation, he interned with the Hon. Patrick H. NeMoyer, Supreme Court Justice of the 8th Judicial District of New York.
Ms. Markel was selected by Super Lawyers as a 2014, 2015 and 2016 Rising Star for Upstate New York in the area of Personal Injury: Medical Malpractice. Ms. Markel is an experienced litigator admitted to practice in New York and United States District Court for the Western District of New York. Ms. Markel received her Juris Doctor from the University at Buffalo Law School in 2010, graduating in the top 25% of her class. Ms. Markel received a master’s degree, with honors, in Urban Planning from the University at Buffalo. She received her Bachelor of Science degree, magna cum laude, from SUNY Binghamton.
Michael T. Gioia joined Ricotta & Visco in January 2018. He received his B.A. in History from Alfred University in May 2012, where he was a Dean’s List honoree. Mr. Gioia attended Ohio Northern University Law School, where he received his degree cum laude in May 2016. While in law school, Mr. Gioia was part […]
Jill graduated with a bachelor’s degree in English from St. Bonaventure University in 2004 and went on to earn her Juris Doctorate from John Marshall Law School in Atlanta in 2008. She was admitted to practice law in Georgia state and federal courts in 2008, and later was admitted to practice law in New York […]