Experienced Personal Injury Firm
Serving Western New York For Over 15 Years
Attorney Patrick Makin

Patrick Makin

Practice Areas

  • Personal Injury
  • Real Estate
  • Wills and Estate Planning
  • General Business Matters


Patrick Makin is a lifelong resident of Western New York who enjoys the four seasons of weather we have locally. Mr. Makin maintains a general practice covering a wide range of matters including commercial litigation and representing clients in dispute resolution and a variety of business transactions. This includes negotiating and drafting contracts for forbearance arrangements, leases, business acquisitions, and commercial and private financing transactions. He also represents clients in commercial and residential real estate transactions from inception of the contract through clearing title and closing. He counsels startup enterprises on the selection and formation of business entities. Additionally, Mr. Makin handles landlord/tenant matters and estate planning and administration.


  • State University of New York, Buffalo School of Law, Buffalo, New York
    • J.D.
  • Canisius College
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts
    • Honors: Magna Cum Laude
    • Major: Political Science
    • Minor: Economics and Business

Professional Associations

  • Bar Association of Erie County
  • New York State Bar Association

Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • U.S. District Court Western District of New York
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Western District of New York