Ramos & Ramos offers a broad array of legal services to advance and protect the interest of our clients. We strive to do so with the utmost integrity and professionalism. Targeting positive results and maximum cost efficiency.

Equally as important, we are committed to serving each person who puts his or her trust in us with genuine care, respect and compassion.

Areas Of Practice
AREAS OF PRACTICE Ramos & Ramos represents clients in a wide range of cases involving various Personal Injury matters including Automobile Accidents, Construction Accidents, Workers’ Compensation Claims, and Medical Malpractice As well as Real Estate transactions. Our Buffalo and Western New York clients are constantly receiving substantial settlements for their various injuries, such as spinal cord injuries, fractures and economic losses. Click me!
Our Firm At A Glance
Whether you are faced with a legal issue, hurt in a car or work related accident, trouble with a insurance claim, buying or selling property or dealing with a difficult family member you should understand your position and all available options. Finding the right solution for your specific circumstance is available, but it takes the right attorney to help you get there. Our attorneys have decades of experience and we can use their experience and success to help your case. Click me!
Firm Philosophy
We treat every case as if it is the most important one- No matter how big or how small ; YOU, our client, is what matters most. We believe every client deserves quality, legal counsel. We have worked diligently over the years to maintain the reputation as a fair and honest law firm that provides excellent legal care for every client we represent! To learn more about our belief in how our clients come first and how we manage our cases Click me!

Areas Of Practice

AREAS OF PRACTICE Ramos & Ramos represents clients in a wide range of cases involving various Personal Injury matters including Automobile Accidents, Construction Accidents, Workers’ Compensation Claims, and Medical Malpractice. Our Buffalo and Western New York clients are constantly receiving substantial settlements for their various injuries, such as spinal cord injuries, fractures and economic losses.
Workers Compensation
Work Site Accident
​Automobile Accident
Divorce & Family Law
Real Estate Law

Our Team

Meet our team

Joshua I. Ramos

Joshua I. Ramos

Injuries, Litigation, Arbitration & Financial Law

After obtaining his undergraduate degree from the University at Buffalo, he then studied at Florida A&M University where he received his Juris Doctor and graduated Magna Cum Laude. Joshua is admitted to practice in both New York and Florida. He spent time in the Public Defender’s office defending indigent clients where he developed a passion for protecting the rights’ of those who are charged.

After opening up his own law office in New York, Joshua developed a personal injury practice and has gained key experiences in prosecuting claims for the injured. He has made a habit of making sure his clients get the medical treatment they deserve. With Joshua’s history defending charges related to vehicular offenses, he has proven to be an invaluable asset in aiding those whom were injured in vehicular accidents.

Josh is currently a member of the Florida Bar, New York State Bar Association, New York State Defender’s Association, the Erie County Bar Association and the Trial Lawyer’s Association.

Kristina M. Ramos

Kristina M. Ramos

Residential and Commercial Real Estate Transactions.

Kristina is a Buffalo product from beginning to end. She gained her Bachelors from Buffalo State and graduated from University at Buffalo School of Law. Kristina has worked at various social services organizations around Western New York; where she helped citizens obtain various needed services and information that is critical for surviving. Through these experiences, Kristina has gained a keen sense of helping the “little guy” when their back is against the wall.

As the head of our Real Estate division, Kristina Ramos is a Real Estate attorney providing services in commercial real estate, residential real estate, and Bank Mortgage work.

Kristina is dedicated to protecting each clients rights by providing assistance regarding the drafting of contract, contract review, title examination, closing document preparation, closing document review, and any pre and post closing issues. She is adept at handling any complex issues that may arise related to the property of interest.

With years of experience, her strengths allow her to handle related due diligence including; corporate and tax issues, financing, land use and zoning, environmental and judgment removals.

Kristina offers knowledgeable and personalized service that reflects our firms reputation and experience. She has successfully obtained excellent results for her clients. On each transaction she will always pursue her clients interests with attention to detail, dedication, and commitment to obtain the best outcome for all parties. Having helped clients with thousands of real estate purchases, sales and development projects Kristina has the experience to help structure and negotiate the best deal and quickly close the transaction.

Kristina is a member of the New York Bar, New York State Bar Association, Erie county Bar Association, and Women’s Lawyers of Western New York.

Dean P. Smith

Dean P. Smith

Personal Injury, Auto Accidents, Construction Accidents

Dean Smith is a 1989 graduate of the University of Buffalo Law School with over twenty-five years of trial experience in all areas of personal injury law, including car accidents, construction and workplace accidents, slip and falls, and medical malpractice. He has dedicated his entire legal career to fighting for the rights of the people he has represented, whether it was pursuing justice for crime victims as a prosecutor in the Erie County District Attorney’s office, or helping people obtain fair compensation for the injuries they suffered because of someone else’s carelessness. Dean is a highly experienced and battle-tested courtroom attorney whose service in the legal profession has always involved helping to level the playing field for people who need it most, especially those who suddenly find their lives turned upside down by an injury and all of its consequences.

Dean is a member of the New State Trial Lawyers Association and its Western Region Affiliate (an organization dedicated exclusively to protecting and increasing the rights of negligence victims), the New York State Bar Association, and the Erie County Bar Association. He resides in East Aurora with his wife and two children.

Ann F. Arnold

Ann F. Arnold

Prior to becoming an attorney, Ann was a classroom teacher who earned her degree in Elementary Education from Buffalo state College. She graduated from Loyola University School of Law in New Orleans and was admitted to the Louisiana state and federal courts in 1989. She practiced primarily in the area of insurance defense prior to serving as a confidential law clerk to a Circuit Court Judge.

Ann was admitted to the New York State bar in 1993 and has had broad experience in matrimonial, family, guardianship and civil litigation. She has been a Village Attorney, where she focused in writing ordinances and addressing municipal issues for the Village of Kenmore.

After leaving private practice, Ann was a court manager as the Deputy Chief Clerk of Niagara County Supreme and County Courts. In this capacity she became totally familiar with the intricacies of New York courts and was a leader in the planning committee for the Niagara County Integrated Domestic Violence Court. During this time, Ann instructed other attorneys in Article 81 guardianship and IDV training programs.

Ann’s commitment to serving the public was most apparent when she became the Senior Attorney for the Eighth Judicial District Court Help Center, an office for assisting pro se litigants and attorneys in their navigation through the complex court systems in New York. She worked with Judges and litigants alike, and was appointed to serve on many access to justice initiatives such as the Eighth District Pro Bono Committee. She regularly trained court clerks across the state in how to serve unrepresented litigants.

Ann is a member of the specially trained Attorney for the Child Panel. As such she is appointed by Family Court Judges to represent children in Erie and Niagara Counties in custody/visitation, family offense, paternity, abuse and neglect, PINS and Juvenile Delinquency matters.

Ann brings her experience as a gifted public servant and well-rounded practitioner to the firm’s matrimonial and family law areas. She is a member of the Bar Association of Erie County, Women’s Bar Association of WNY and is on the Matrimonial and Family Court Practice and Procedure Committees. She currently is a board member with the Women Lawyers of Western New York. She has served on the Board of the Roswell Alliance at Roswell Park Cancer Institute and actively supports the Family Justice Center of WNY.

Honors and Awards:Co-authored and Published: “Youth Courts: A Judicial Perspective” with Hon. Sharon S. Townsend. NYSBA Journal, Jan. 2011, a special issue on youth courts organized by Hon. Judith S. Kaye, former Chief Judge, NYS Courts.

Joseph L. Nicastro

Joseph L. Nicastro

From the time Joe was old enough to hold a paint brush all the way through college, he worked as a professional house painter alongside his father and two brothers all over Western New York. This instilled in Joe a sense of hard-work and an understanding of what it feels like to earn an honest living.

At his 2014 graduation from SUNY Buffalo Law School Joe was awarded the prestigious James M. Kieffer Trial Excellence Award which is given to the graduate with the most outstanding proficiency in trial advocacy. He was on the law school’s nationally recognized trial team and in 2013 he led his team to the finals in the James Johnson ’49 National Civil Rights Trial Competition.

Prior to law school, Joe was a professional musician, performing lead guitar for national recording artist More Than Me. In 2010, he led his group to new heights, winning an international battle of the bands competition, where the grand prize was performing with Paul McCartney in Hyde Park, England in front of 50,000 people.

Currently, Joe focuses his practice on representing persons who are injured as the result of someone’s negligence. He devotes his entire career to helping injured persons and their families, as he battles the big insurance companies to get the maximum settlement his clients deserve.

Honors & Awards:

  • “Best Opening Statement” in the NY Round of the National Trial Competition, 2014
  • Gerard J. O’Brien ’52 Trial Excellence Scholarship, 2013
  • Robert J. Connelly Award for Excellence in Trial Advocacy, 2012
Philip J. Maiarana

Philip J. Maiarana

Focusing in civil litigation, Phil practices in the area of negligence matters including automobile liability and premises liability.  Phil was born and raised in Buffalo, New York.  After graduating from St. Joseph’s Collegiate Institute he earned a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from Medaille College (B.A. cum laude, 2012) where he was a member of the Men’s Basketball team for 4 years.   Phil went on the graduate from University of Buffalo Law School (J.D., 2016)

Phil is admitted to practice in New York State.

Personal Injury

We Are Committed to Working for the injured worker.

Ramos & Ramos represents clients in a wide range of cases involving various Personal Injury matters including Automobile Accidents, Construction Accidents, Workers’ Compensation Claims, and Medical Malpractice. Our Buffalo and Western New York clients are constantly receiving substantial settlements for their various injuries, such as spinal cord injuries, fractures and economic losses.

​We understand that you have many options to consider when choosing a personal injury attorney to represent you. This is an important decision, as the attorney you choose plays a large role in the outcome of your case. You can trust the Buffalo and Niagara Falls personal injury lawyers at Ramos & Ramos because our results testify to the high level of quality and care with which we handle each case. Every one of our clients is important and receives exceptional representation from our attorneys. At Ramos & Ramos, our goal is your success. If you would like to learn more about how our firm is prepared to help you, please do not hesitate to call today and secure a free initial consultation.

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If you, or a loved one has been injured in an accident and you’re seeking compensation from the responsible party, then this is the most important thing you’ll read all day.
Here’s why…
I am an experienced personal injury attorney fighting tooth and nail for our client’s rights.
Many people are afraid of lawsuits because they think they are going after a person or even someone they know or like.
In fact, we sue the large insurance companies. As part of their business strategy they attempt to pay as little as possible (or nothing at all). It’s not personal, that’s their business model. They hope that you’ll passively take whatever they offer.
The sad truth is that most people just accept the very low settlement they are offered and never get what they truly deserve.
Time and time again I’ve helped my clients receive fair compensation.

Experiencing the Following…

Experiencing the Following…

Are You Experiencing Any Of The Following?

– You’re seeking compensation from the party responsible for what you went through, but you aren’t sure of what your legal rights are.

– You had to stop work because of your injury, and you’re stressed about not being able to provide for your family.

– Your medical bills keep heaping into a huge pile you can’t pay off and the doctors are demanding payment for your treatment so far…and you’re barely hanging on a financial thread.

– The trauma of what you’re going through has you on an emotional roller coaster keeping you up every night.

– To add insult to injury, the insurance company has offered you some money as compensation in an attempt to sweep you under the rug, but you’re not sure if this a fair amount.

Real Estate Law

Buying or selling a home is a very exciting time, but it also is one of the largest financial transactions we will make in our lifetime. Due to the financial and legal factors involved with any real estate transactions, you should consult with a lawyer experienced in this area.

If you are looking to buy your first home, trading up to a larger home, or downsizing now that your children have all moved out, it is critical to work with a real estate attorney to provide the best legal guidance and insight throughout the entire process.

Our firm has successfully served the legal needs of residents throughout Western New York and the surrounding areas. We have built and maintained a reputation for providing experienced, detailed legal services to address each of our client’s needs. This includes that our real estate lawyers represent both buyers and sellers involved in:

  • Negotiation and preparation of purchase /sale agreements
  • Real estate financing and home mortgages
  • Title Searches & Title Insurance
  • Representation during real estate closings
  • Zoning, subdivision and land development issues

Guidance is critical. The lawyers at Ramos & Ramos will guide you through what can be a very complicated process- They will :

  • Explain the terms of your purchase contract
  • Protect you from hidden liabilities with respect to your new home
  • Review real estate documents that relate to your title, mortgage and taxes
  • Register all legal documents pertaining to your real estate transactions
  • Attend closing and address all related questions
  • Ensure that your purchase and sale agreement terms properly protect your interests
  • Handle any issues that may arise with the Title
  • Represent you during negotiations and walk you through the closing


As a good resource, one of the things we can discuss is your title insurance requirement that may be mandatory by your lender.  Our office has licensed title agents that work with you through this process.  This insures that your title to your new home has a free and clear history and your future is protected.  If you are interested in seeing what the cost of title insurance is, please feel free to click here to obtain an insurance rate. http://www.ctic.com/whatistitle.aspx

Why work with Ramos and Ramos

Most Important Case... Is Yours

We treat every case like it's the most important one and work with no-fault insurance carriers.

You will not experience any
bureaucracy with us 

When you hire me, you get me.
Your case will not be delegated
to another lawyer behind your back.
You will be working directly
with me during your case.

You are not a number,
you're a human being

When I'm working on your case, I make sure to
give you my full, personal attention.
You'll receive attentive, assertive advice and
the compassion you deserve.
When my team is on your case, we focus
on your case and only your case.

It's not just about the money for us.

We care about your recovery and will help you find the
best doctors and other health practitioners that
will help you get back on your feet.

Offsite, at home & hospital consultations

I will come to you for the consultation if you're unable to travel. You don't have to strain yourself if you can't come to see me.

You will be assisted

by investigators, photography experts and other independent experts wherever needed.  We do whatever it takes to make sure you receive fair treatment during your case. We have a team of experts that we work with to make sure you have the most accurate evidence to support your claim. Furthermore, tour attorneys go through the details with a fine tooth comb, and we all make sure no stone is left unturned in the investigation.

You will be walked through the case

I'll explain everything clearly without legal jargon and I'll guide you, step by step through your case.

You don't pay a cent until the case is won

And ONLY until the case is won.


 + Prior Results do not guarantee a similar outcome.+



Clients Testimonial

“My experience with this firm has been exceptional. Ramos & Ramos was a the perfect firm to be dealing with my case. They were timely, knowledgeable, and especially kept me informed. When unsure of what to do they were able to provide guidance. Based on my experience with them they would be my only choice in representation.”

Sandra Nicole Henn

“As a full time realtor in WNY for over ten years, my interactions with Ramos & Ramos have been second to none. Their office is responsive, reactive, caring, and extremely knowledgeable in all areas of real estate law. The value they offer my clients and the lenders I work with is exceptional. I recommend them to each and every one of my customers.”

Vienna Laurendi Haak

“Mr. Ramos was very diligent throughout the period he was working with my legal matter. Due to his persistence, my matter resulted in a very favorable outcome. I would highly recommend Mr. Ramos and his firm for any legal matters.”


Frank Justin Schultz

Contact Info

  • (716) 810-6140
  • info@ramosandramos.com
  • http://ramosandramos.com
  • 37 Franklin street, Suite 1000
    Buffalo, NY 14202