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Michaelangelo J. Cieri, Esq.

Oil Field Injury Lawyer | Serving Lockport, NY

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716-256-3907

Michaelangelo J. Cieri Is YOUR Advocate With Any Personal Injury Representation From A Car Accident, Slip And Fall, Or Animal Bite Incident

Michaelangelo was born and raised in Amherst, New York. He attended high school at St. Joseph’s Collegiate Institute and upon graduation attended Canisius College. After two years at Canisius College, Michaelangelo transferred to SUNY – Buffalo, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology. Michaelangelo made the decision to pursue a career in law and …

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