Trent J. Citarella

Associate Buffalo, New York City

Trent is a litigator with experience representing clients in a wide range of practice areas, including complex breach of contract actions and other forms of commercial litigation.

Trent focuses his practice broadly on litigation related to commercial disputes and environmental law. His experience includes representing businesses in restrictive covenant disputes, real estate matters, product liability and litigation related to mass torts.


Areas of Practice


Education & Admissions

  • State University of New York at Buffalo Law School, J.D., magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, 2021
  • San Diego State University, B.A., 2014
Admitted to Practice
  • New York

Activities & Professional Associations

Past Activities

  • Buffalo Law Review
    • Articles Editor, 2021
  • Law Clerk, National Fuel, 2020
  • Judicial Intern, U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit, 2019
  • Student Associate, Entrepreneurship Law Center, State University of New York at Buffalo Law School, 2019

Professional Associations

  • American Bar Association
    • Litigation Section
  • Bar Association of Erie County
    • Young Lawyers Committee
  • New York State Bar Association
    • Business Law Section
    • Commercial & Federal Litigation Section