Diane Tiveron

Diane Tiveron

Managing Partner- HoganWillig, PLLC
  • Business Law, Bankruptcy, Estate Planning...
  • New York
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Summary

Diane Tiveron is the Managing Partner and Chairperson of the Corporate & Business Law Department at HoganWillig PLLC. With over 29 years of legal experience and a educational background in economics and business administration, Ms. Tiveron assists clients with business formations (sole proprietorship, partnership, corporations, and limited liability companies), acquisitions, sales or dissolutions, as well as the preparation of any commercial document/contract, ranging from an employment agreement to a lease. She counsels non-for-profit organizations on nonprofit law and governance, obtaining and maintaining tax-exempt status and 501(c) classifications.
Ms. Tiveron also advises individuals and businesses with bankruptcy issues (Chapter 7 and Chapter 13) and assists many creditors with protecting their rights in bankruptcy. She is able to provide assistance to creditors with their general collection needs as well as provide troubled businesses advice and counsel.
In partnership with HoganWillig’s Litigation Department, Ms. Tiveron engages in civil litigation in all courts in Western New York with regard to commercial issues such as breach of contract, fraud, collections, foreclosures and business disputes.
Ms. Tiveron has been voted an Upstate New York "Super Lawyer" in the area of Business/Corporate Law and Business Litigation every year since 2007. She has also been selected as one of Western New York's Legal Elite Leaders in Business law since 2014 and is listed as "Top Attorney, Business Law" in accordance with her 10.0/10.0 rating on AVVO.
Above all else she provides practical strategies attuned to the unique needs of each and every client.

Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Bankruptcy
  • Estate Planning
  • Collections
  • Elder Law
Additional Practice Area
  • Civil Litigation
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New York
New York State Office of Court Administration
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2nd Circuit
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Bankruptcy Court, NY
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Peacemakers Court, Seneca Nation of Indians
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U.S. Tax Court
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Managing Partner
HoganWillig, PLLC
- Current
Education
Canisius College
MBA | Mini-MBA
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State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law
J.D. (1989)
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Canisius College
B.A. (1986) | Economics and Political Science
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Honors: magna cum laude
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Awards
Corporate Law 2007-2019
SuperLawyers Upstate New York Edition
Legal Elite of Western New York
Buffalo Law Journal
Business Law Recognition
Who's Who Among Executive Business Women
Who's Who Among Executive Businss Women
Business First of Buffalo 2004
Who's Who in Law
Legal Leader 2014 and 2015
Legal Elite of Western New York
Professional Associations
Cardinal O'Hara High School
Board of Trustees Member
Current
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Southeast Works
Vice President
Current
Activities: A local not-for-profit serving individuals with developmental disabilities.
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Amherst Meals on Wheels
President of Board of Directors
Current
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New York State Bar # 2319614
Member
- Current
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Publications
Articles & Publications
New York Child Victims Act Summary
Buffalo Law Journal
Speaking Engagements
Starting your own Business, Community Education Class, Williamsville, NY
Legal Issues Facing Young Adults, Future Forward Event, Lockport, NY
Estate Planning
Williamsville Community Education
Certifications
Distinguished Practitioner
Martindale-Hubbell
10.0 attorney rating
AVVO
Contact & Map
HoganWillig, PLLC
2410 N. Forest Road
Ste. 301
Amherst, NY 14068
USA
Toll-Free: (716) 636-7600
HoganWillig, PLLC- Buffalo
155 Summer Street.
Buffalo, NY 14222
USA
Toll-Free: (716) 636-7600
HoganWillig, PLLC- Lockport
770 Davison Rd.
Lockport, NY 14094
USA
Toll-Free: (716) 636-7600
HoganWillig, PLLC- Lancaster
43 Central Ave.
Lancaster, NY 14086
USA
Toll-Free: (716) 636-7600
HoganWillig, PLLC- Ellicottville
6133 Route 219 South
Ste. 1005
Ellicottville, NY 14731
USA
Toll-Free: (716) 636-7600