Thomas D. TrbovichPartner
Tom is widely known throughout Western New York as "The WNY DWI Attorney". He handles misdemeanors, felonies, and appeals. Many of his cases involve complicated issues such as: illegal stops, suppression of blood alcohol tests, re-opening of prior convictions, permanent revocation of licenses, violations of probation.
Thomas Trbovich has been included 5 times in 'Who's Who in Law' as one of the top attorneys selected by his peers, other attorneys, and judges in the 8 counties of Western New York.
Tom's work as a local lawyer focusing on drunk driving defense has also been recognized in the Buffalo Law Journal, Buffalo Business First, The Buffalo News, The CBS Morning Show, The O'Reilly Factor, and CNN.
Tom lives in Amherst, NY with his wife and 3 children.
J.D., UNY Buffalo Law School, 1997
M.S., Economics SUNY at Buffalo, 1990
B.S., Skidmore College, 1988
Federal Court, 2002
National College for DUI Defense
Former Assistant District Attorney, 1998-2002
Former Partner at Cellino & Barnes
Argued DWI issues before the New York Appellate Division
Police trained on DWI breath test and DWI arrest methods
Top 100 Trial Lawyers, National Trial Lawyers, 2016
NY State Top 100 Criminal Defense Lawyer, American Society of Legal Advocates, 2016
Top 100 Criminal Defense Trial Lawyers, National Trial Lawyers, 2015
Client Choice Award, Avvo, 2014 - 2015
Top 100 NYS DWI Attorney, National Advocacy for DUI Defense, 2014
Legal Elite, Buffalo Business First, 2013 - 2014
Who's Who in American Law, Who's Who In American Law, 2007 - 2012