Kristopher A. Schwarzmueller

Kristopher A. Schwarzmueller

The Gelber & O’Connell Experience

Your Trusted Personal Injury Law Firm
Serving Buffalo, Cheektowaga, Amherst, Niagara Falls, NY & the Entire WNY Area

Born and raised in Western New York, Kristopher A. Schwarzmueller began his legal career while still in law school, as a clerk at the law firm of Lipsitz, Green, Fahringer, Roll, Salisbury & Cambria, LLC. Upon graduation from law school in 1999, Mr. Schwarzmueller joined the law firm of Paul William Beltz, P.C., where he vigorously represented injured victims in construction site, motor vehicle and railroad accidents.

As a senior litigator, Mr. Schwarzmueller vigorously represents injured clients in the Western New York area. He has been involved in numerous million and multi-million dollar settlements.

Mr. Schwarzmueller earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Government from St. Lawrence University in Canton, New York and his Juris Doctor from the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law.

Mr. Schwarzmueller has been recognized for his successful representation of clients by being selected for membership in New York State Super Lawyers.

Year Joined Firm

  • 2007

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2000
  • U.S. District Court Western District of New York, 2001


  • State University of New York, Buffalo School of Law, Buffalo, New York
  • St. Lawrence University

Honors and Awards

  • New York State Super Lawyers

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association (NYSTLA), Member
  • WNY Affiliate of NYSTLA, Member
  • University at Buffalo School of Law Alumni Association, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Paul William Beltz, P.C., Associate
  • Lipsitz, Green, Fahringer, Roll, Salisbury & Cambria, LLC, Law Clerk