Anthony J. Zitnik, Jr. is an associate at the Law Office of J. Michael Hayes. He focuses his practice in all major areas of civil litigation and has successfully taken cases to verdict.
A lifelong resident of Buffalo, Zitnik graduated Cum Laude from the University of Buffalo Law School (2008). Prior to attending law school, Zitnik worked at the personal injury firm of Paul William Beltz and he served as a clerk at Campbell & Shelton, a personal injury law firm based in Eden, NY while a law student. He obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Degree in Psychology and Criminal Justice from Canisius College in Buffalo, N.Y. and is a former member of Canisius College’s NCAA Division-1 Lacrosse Team and received a NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship to continue his education in law school.
He is a member of the Erie County Bar Association, New York State Trial Lawyers Association and its Western Regional Affiliate, as well as The Inns of Court.
Former clients, as well as colleagues, find his personable and approachable demeanor to be an asset. He prides himself on developing close relationships with his clients, which allows him to be the best advocate in pursuing their claim.