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Joseph E. (Jed) Dietrich, III

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Firm Name
The Dietrich Law Firm P.C.
1323 N. Forest Rd.
Name & Address

Williamsville, NY 14221

Areas of Practice
Civil Litigation, Personal Injury, Personal Injury Litigation, Personal Injury - $100 Million+ Recovered
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1323 N Forest Rd, Williamsville, NY, USA
Full Biography

Joseph E. (Jed) Dietrich, III, Esq. is known to be the AGGRESSIVE, TENACIOUS AND HARDWORKING serious personal injury lawyer of Western New York.

Since 1999, Mr. Dietrich has been practicing serious personal injury litigation in Buffalo, New York and beyond. In his over 20 years of experience, Mr. Dietrich has tried over 100 cases to verdict and has collected over $150,000,000.00 in verdicts and settlements on behalf of his clients. Over 30 times insurance companies have paid Mr. Dietrich $1,000,000.00, or more, to resolve personal injury claims.

Mr. Dietrich is a Buffalo, New York native and received his Juris Doctor degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law. Mr. Dietrich is a proud member of the American Bar Association, the Association for Trial Lawyers of America, the New York State Bar Association and the Erie County Bar Association.

In 2005, Mr. Dietrich founded the Dietrich Law Firm P.C. to exclusively represent those members of his community who were injured because of someone else's negligence. Every day, Mr. Dietrich and his top rated team at the Dietrich Law Firm P.C. strive to provide the highest level of personal injury representation to the people of Western New York.

Mr. Dietrich lives by the Golden Rule; treating people the way that he wants to be treated. Mr. Dietrich and the Dietrich Law Firm P.C. team work hard to develop personal relationships with every client and to keep the lines of communication open. Mr. Dietrich makes it a priority to see that every client has been contacted by his office every month and he and his associate attorneys provide their personal cell phone numbers to every client so that they can be reached when needed.

Mr. Dietrich's energetic and competitive nature drives his ability to obtain maximum compensation for his injured clients. He is disciplined, dedicated and determined to obtain the best results possible for his clients. As such, Mr. Dietrich prepares every case in his office as though it will go all the way to a final verdict. Although many cases will settle before trial, Mr. Dietrich is ready, willing and able to proceed to trial should the insurance company not provide a fair offer to settle his client's claim.

Honors and Awards:

Mr. Dietrich is dedicated to his clients and works hard to obtain the best results possible after a serious personal injury. His professional achievements, trial experience and winning results for his clients have been recognized throughout the legal community. Mr. Dietrich has been honored with membership in the following organizations: Premier Lawyers of America; Best Lawyers; New York Super Lawyers; Best Attorneys of America; Distinguished Justice Advocates; Elite Lawyers of America; Million Dollar Advocates Forum; Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum; America's Registry of Outstanding Professionals; and Who's Who in American Law.

Since 2005, Mr. Dietrich has developed an aggressive, tenacious and hardworking team of lawyers and paralegals at the Dietrich Law Firm P.C. in an effort to provide the highest level of personal injury representation to the people of Western New York. Mr. Dietrich has led the Dietrich Law Firm P.C. team to be recognized with a: Better Business Bureau A+ rating; Google Reviews Five Star-Highly Rated rating; and Membership in the Best Law Firm of America group.

Legal Career Highlights:

Throughout his over 20 years of experience practicing serious personal injury law, Mr. Dietrich has obtained a $11 Million recovery for a car accident injury, a $7 Million recovery for a drowning accident injury, a $4.5 Million for a pedestrian accident injury; and recovered $1 Million, or more, for numerous cases involving injuries requiring cervical and lumbar spine fusions.

Practice Areas:

Mr. Dietrich's practice areas include: Plaintiff's Personal Injury; Accidents and Personal Injury; Car Accidents; Truck Accidents; Motorcycle Accidents; Bicycle Accidents; Construction Accidents; Dog Bites; Drowning Accidents; Food Poisoning; Nursing Home Accidents; Pedestrian Accidents; Sexual Abuse; Slip and Falls; Wrongful Death; and Other General Negligence Claims.

If you were injured in Buffalo, New York; Rochester, New York; Niagara Falls, New York; throughout New York State or beyond, Jed Dietrich, Esq. encourages you to contact him today for a free consultation. The Dietrich Law Firm P.C. team is available 24 hours per day and 7 days per week by calling 716-839-3939 or online.

Practice Summary
Practice Overview

Mr. Dietrich exclusively represents those seriously injured through the negligence of others. He has prosecuted more than 1,600 cases to conclusion personally and tried more than 100 cases to verdict. He has recovered $1 Million+ from insurance companies in more than 30 cases and has collected in excess of $150 Million for his clients since 1999.

Mr. Dietrich’s practice areas include the following: Personal Injury, Automobile Accidents, Truck Cases, Truck Driver Negligence Cases, 18-Wheeler Collision Cases, Construction Injuries, Labor Law Section 240 Claims, Labor Law Section 241(6) Injuries, Scaffold Injury Cases, Ladder Injury Cases, Lack of Safety Harness Construction Injuries, Railroad Worker Injury Cases, Railroad Engineer Injury Cases, Drowning Accidents, Lifeguard Negligence Cases, Motorcycle Accidents, Aviation Accidents, Food Poisoning, Food-Borne Illness Cases, Wrongful Death, Slip and Fall, Insurance Bad Faith, Ceiling Collapse Cases, Dog Bites, Premises Liability, Product Liability, Federal Employer’s Liability Act Claims (FELA), Railroad Accidents, Legal Malpractice, Pharmaceutical Products, Pharmacist Negligence, Pharmacy Negligence, Legal Services Provided, Insurance Injury, and Claims Against Self-Insured Entities Including Corporations, Municipalities and Other Large Big Businesses.

Sample Recoveries

Sample recoveries:

$11,000,000.00 for Brain Injury
$7,000,000.00 for Brain Injury
$4,500,000.00 for Nurse
$4,500,000.00 for Nurse
$4,350,000.00 for Food Illness
$2,750,000.00 for Nurse
$2,750,000.00 for Cleaner
$2,700,000.00 for Masons
$2,500,000.00 for Trooper
$2,500,000.00 for Nurse
$2,400,000.00 for Death
$2,200,000.00 for Clerk
$2,200,000.00 for Highway Crash
$2,157,000.00 for Homemaker
$2,150,000.00 for Cleaner
$2,000,000.00 for Car Crash
$2,000,000.00 for Laborer
$2,000,000.00 for Neck Injury
$1,900,000.00 for Neck Injury
$1,900,000.00 for Back Injury
$1,867,000.00 for Printer
$1,850,000.00 for Back Injury
$1,800,000.00 for Back Injury
$1,400,000.00 for Businessman
$1,400,000.00 for Back Injury
$1,300,000.00 for Cafeteria Worker
$1,250,000.00 for Rafter Fall
$1,186,000.00 for Clerk
$1,100,000.00 for Trench Collapse
$1,066,666.00 for Window Washer
$1,059,670.00 for Car Crash
$1,010,000.00 for Manager
$1,000,000.00 for Postal Worker
$1,000,000.00 for Officer
$990,000.00 for Car Collision
$914,000.00 for Laborer
$850,000.00 for Mechanic
$800,000.00 for Neck Injury
$775,000.00 for Nurse
$775,000.00 for Leg Injury
$765,000.00 for Neck/Back Injury
$750,000.00 for Student
$750,000.00 for Passenger
$750,000.00 Arbitration Award

Rep. Cases/Clients

Resolved a car accident injury case for $11 Million
Settled a brain injury case concerning a drowning at a Buffalo pool for $7 Million
Represented the family of a pedestrian who was negligently struck in a crosswalk by a school bus which resulted in a settlement of $4.5 Million
Resolved numerous cases for cervical fusions and lumbar spine fusions in excess of $1 Million

Awards & Honors

Super Lawyers
Best Attorneys of America
Distinguished Justice Advocates
Elite Lawyers of America
Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Who’s Who in American Law
America’s Registry of Outstanding Professionals


Frequent legal commentator on the AM Buffalo Television Show, a local television program in Buffalo, New York.


Legal presenter and a guest lecturer for the New York State Chiropractors Association, Daemen College, Canisius College, and Canisius High School.


The American Bar Association
The Association for Trial Lawyers of America
The New York State Bar Association
The Erie County Bar Association


New York


State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law
J.D., 1995

Temple University
B.B.A., magna cum laude, 1991

Google Reviews
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Dietrich Law Firm P.C.

101 John James Audubon Pkwy, Buffalo, NY 14228, USA

(716) 839-3939

4.8 out of 5 stars

Donald Mullen

5 out of 5 stars

posted a month ago

I would like to thank Mr.Jed Dietrich and his whole team for the great job they did handling my case. Mr Dietrich and his team are very professional and detailed oriented, I was involved in every decision made involving my case. Mr Dietrich's team...

Meech Jones Comedy

5 out of 5 stars

posted 4 months ago

Have to say This is An awesome Firm a great firm Mr Brian Woods Is amazing he works very hard and he is intelligent and outgoing of you come across an accident Wich no one's wants to be in but if it does happen I would definitely contact Brian Woods...

Desiree Parker

5 out of 5 stars

posted 4 months ago

I appreciate the assistance from the entire staff. From start to finish, Jed, Peg, Carmella and the rest of the staff kept me updated on what was going on and answered any questions I had. If I had an issue with the confusion with the doctor...

Mark Allegretti

5 out of 5 stars

posted 8 months ago

Dietrich Law Firm is one of a kind. Attorney Brian Wood was very honest, fair and kept in close contact. He embodied the law firm's motto of aggressive, tenacious, and hardworking. He represented his firm well and genuinely care about the work he...

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Dietrich Law Firm P.C.
Dietrich Law Firm P.C. 1323 N Forest Rd Buffalo NY 14221

5 out of 5 stars


5 out of 5 stars

posted 2 years ago

After I was hit by an automobile, while walking through a parking lot, I contacted Jed Dietrich. We spoke the next day and he explained what needed to be done. I found talking with him on any occasion through the process, he was very good at explaining everything to me so I could understand the...


5 out of 5 stars

posted 2 years ago

Mr. Dietrich is an amazing lawyer I was in 2 car accident back in 2001 and I was hurt pretty bad I have damage in my back my neck and I have nerve damage on the right side of my body I don’t know what I was going to do after this accident and that’s when I met Mr. Dietrich he helped me so...


5 out of 5 stars

posted 2 years ago

Jed is undoubtedly the most tenacious personal injury lawyer with whom I have dealt in my forty three year career. He brings a level of aggressiveness not seen in the profession. Jed refuses to lose. And it is the injured plaintiff who benefits!


5 out of 5 stars

posted 2 years ago

We reached out to Jed to provide help with an unfortunate motor vehicle incident and he provided fantastic service. He always kept us updated and informed, he kept our case moving forward and his support staff was wonderful. He showed compassion and concern and that’s what my family needed. I...


5 out of 5 stars

posted 2 years ago

Jed is an amazing attorney. Easy going individual that will put your concerns first. He works hard for his clients and easy to communicate with.


5 out of 5 stars

posted 2 years ago

Jed Dietrich is a man of integrity; honest and straightforward in all aspects of his life. Along with his exceptional legal abilities and strong personality Jed shows a sensitivity to the issues of his clients with his caring and comforting approach. When you need legal assistance you will not be...


5 out of 5 stars

posted 2 years ago

I have known Jed for many years and I have always admired his work ethic, perseverance, and superior level of achievement in all aspects of his life. I did not think that I would need his services as an attorney until, of course, I did. My daughter was hit by a car while visiting a pumpkin patch and...


5 out of 5 stars

posted 2 years ago

I have known Jed to be extremely organized, professional, an excellent litigator and beyond all, compassionate in dealing with my situation. He’s is very diligent and I trust him implicitly to handle my personal injury case.

Robert A.

5 out of 5 stars

posted 2 years ago

I have consulted with Jed Dietrich and each time I have found Jed to be patient and actively listening. Consequently my points and the context which they occur were easily understood. He is always welcome on my team.


5 out of 5 stars

posted 10 years ago

Jed made me feel like a real person on the very first day of our working relationship. Most practices, you are a case number. Jed and his staff were extremely knowledgeable, professional, perseverant, and caring all at the same time - all impressive qualities to say the least. While they were... Reviews Reviews
Dietrich Law Firm P.C.
Dietrich Law Firm P.C. 1323 N Forest Rd Buffalo NY 14221

5 out of 5 stars User

5 out of 5 stars

posted 2 years ago

Jed Dietrich is a stand up gentleman getting the results that people deserve. The results surpassed my expectations. The Jed Dietrich Law Firm will be referred with the highest regard. Jed and his staff will put you at ease. Their kindness and due diligence will long be remembered. When you need... User

5 out of 5 stars

posted 7 years ago

Mr. Dietrich help me on a case in 2000 User

5 out of 5 stars

posted 10 years ago

He is a good man. Kind and understanding and well aware of the law.