About Us

Brittany Penberthy of Penberthy Law Group of Buffalo NY

Brittanylee Penberthy

Brittany Penberthy attended University of Central Florida and University of South Florida, receiving her Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science.  Following her undergraduate degree, she worked as a political staffer for a U.S. Senator and assisted with varying political analytical research.  She received her Juris Doctor degree from State University of New York at Buffalo followed by a Masters of Law in Criminal Law.

Prior to forming the firm, Ms. Penberthy concentrated her practice in the area of personal injury law for a larger personal injury law firm in Western New York.  She continues to work on behalf of clients suffering from unfortunate forms of injuries, while also providing defense strategies for various types of criminal charges.  Clients have a right to be protected, and Ms. Penberthy is committed to holding those who are accountable, responsible for their actions.

Bone Fides


  • State University of New York at Buffalo - Juris Doctorate (J.D.) 
  • State University of New York at Buffalo - Masters of Law (LL.M.)
    • Concentration: Criminal Law
  • University of South Florida - Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
    • Major: Political Science


  • New York
  • Connecticut

Professional Organizations

  • Bar Association of Erie County
  • New York State Bar Association
  • New York State Defender’s Association
  • Wyoming County Bar Association


  • City of Tonawanda, Deputy City Attorney
  • Evans Planning Department, Deputy Town Attorney
  • Town of Amherst, Planning Board Member
  • Town of Amherst, Prosecutor

Past Volunteer Work

  • Lawyers for Learning
  • Judge – Erie County Bar Association High School Mock Trial Competition
  • Bar Association of Erie County, Criminal Law Committee Co-Chair
  • Erie County Police Reform & Collaborative Task Force
  • Erie County Advisory Committee on Reapportionment 
  • Erie County Democratic Committee Judicial Screening Committee

Support Staff

Laura Durham – Law Clerk

Jillian Gately – Law Clerk

Victoria Vaccaro – Medical Records/No-Fault Administrator

Kianna Small – Scheduling Coordinator

Kimberly Ralph – Office Manager

Rosa Mormina – Administrative Assistant

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