F. Kenneth Graham

Partner Buffalo, Canada

Ken focuses his practice in corporate law, with particular emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, international and domestic business transactions, divestitures, reorganizations, securities law compliance and corporate governance issues.

Ken advises and provides counsel to not-for-profit and health care clients on compliance, corporate governance and transactional issues. Additionally, he drafts and negotiates technology and intellectual property contracts, including license agreements, service agreements, terms of use and privacy policies.


Honors & Awards

  • Named Upstate New York Super Lawyers® Rising Star, 2014-2022

Education & Admissions

  • State University of New York at Buffalo Law School, J.D., 2011
  • Northeastern University, B.S., cum laude, 2007
Admitted to Practice
  • New York
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of New York
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Western District of New York
  • Ontario, Canada – Foreign Legal Consultant

Speaking Engagements

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  • Panelist, “Know Before You Grow: How to Prepare for U.S. Expansion,” Communitech Webinar, November 2023
  • Presenter, “Legal Advice for Start-Ups,” Fredonia Technology Incubator (FTI) Workshop, December 2021

Activities & Professional Associations

Present Activities

  • University at Buffalo School of Law, Dean’s Advisory Council, Member
  • Buffalo Niagara International Trade Gateway Organization (ITGO), Board of Directors

Past Activities

  • Graycliff Conservancy, Inc., Board of Directors
    • Executive Committee, Member
  • World Trade Center Buffalo Niagara
    • Board of Directors, Member
    • Programming Committee, Member

Professional Associations

  • American Bar Association
    • Business Law Section
  • American Health Lawyers Association
    • Hospitals & Health Systems Practice Group
  • Bar Association of Erie County
    • Health Law Committee
  • New York State Bar Association
    • Business Law Section
    • International Section