Andrew Tabashneck, Esq., M.S.W. is a criminal defense attorney in Buffalo, New York who provides high-quality criminal defense for Western New Yorkers in Niagara Falls, Buffalo, Canandaigua, and the surrounding counties. I’m here to zealously fight to protect your rights with the knowledge and experience of a lawyer, and the compassion of a social worker.

On this page, you’ll see not only where I earned my education, but also much of my legal and volunteer experience. I encourage you to click on the links and support some of the great work these organizations are doing.


Juris Doctor

SUNY Buffalo Law School

Masters of Social Work

University at Buffalo School of Social Work

Legal Experience

Social Work and Community Organizing

Family Resource Center, Buffalo, New York
Coalition for Economic Justice (CEJ)
People United for Sustainable Housing (PUSH)