Personal Injury Attorneys
Serving New York & Pennsylvania

At Black, Lyle & Habberfield, LLP, your personal injury claim gets the experienced representation it deserves.


A construction worker fell through a roof at a factory, leaving his right leg amputated and rendering him a quadriplegic. The trial court found the property owner liable for his injuries.


Jury verdict for a 45-year-old man in Erie County Supreme Court awarded to Donald and Katherine Schultz after a monthlong medical malpractice trial.


Global settlement for family members injured and killed in a collision in Ohio when the minivan rear door failed to stay latched in a roll-over collision.


Settlement for an Almond, New York, resident who suffered devastating injuries in a motor vehicle accident.


Verdict for personal injuries despite a preexisting serious low back and right hip injury over 15 years before this car crash.


A Sole Focus On Personal Injury

At Black, Lyle & Habberfield, LLP, we limit our practice to personal injury law. We know injuries can happen suddenly, and we understand the severe impact they can have on both your work and your personal life. Whether you were the victim of an automobile or trucking crash, nursing home abuse or a fall, our attorneys are ready to step in and help you during your recovery.

Practice Areas

Motor Vehicle Accidents

Motor Vehicle Accidents

Nursing Home Abuse & Neglect

Nursing Home Abuse & Neglect

Construction Accidents

Construction Accidents

Slip & Falls

Slip & Falls

Medical Malpractice

Medical Malpractice

Our Other Practice Areas

Our Other Practice Areas

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Our Experience

Aggressively Fighting For Your Interests

Suffering an injury can lead to medical bills, missed paychecks and more. When it comes to obtaining compensation to cover the costs, you need an experienced attorney on your side. Our firm has been aggressively fighting for New York and Pennsylvania residents for more than two decades. In addition, our attorneys are selected for inclusion to the Super Lawyers list, and we often receive referrals from our peers. You can trust Black, Lyle & Habberfield, LLP, to achieve the best result for your claim.

A Unique Approach 
To Your Claim

At Black, Lyle & Habberfield, LLP, we take a unique approach to understanding your claim. We have on staff two registered nurses and a full-time investigator who assist us in better understanding the injuries you have suffered and how you suffered them. When you need legal help, we take the extra step to give your claim the tailored attention it deserves.

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Jeffrey A. Black

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Ethan M. Lyle

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Kevin M. Habberfield


Client Reviews

At Black, Lyle & Habberfield, LLP, we have a long track record of success. See what our past clients have said about us. 

A Grateful Client

“I am satisfied that I chose this firm to represent my case. With a high degree of professionalism, and a competent staff, my case came to a satisfactory conclusion. “

Larry S.

“Kevin was invaluable in helping me finally obtain a settlement, where my previous attorney completely failed through inaction. Kevin possess all of the assets necessary for success; knowledge and skill, but also honor, dignity, sincerity and a dedication to the client’s case. What I appreciate most was that Kevin always contacted me until the case was settled, even after the settlement, and always returned calls. I cannot believe my good fortune in finding him to represent my claim. I highly recommend Kevin to anyone who is looking for an attorney a cut above the rest.”

Past Client

“Thank you again. My children & I would like to express our gratitude & appreciation to you, Jeff & the rest of your staff for all the hard work you all have done to achieve a successful conclusion to this very trying time in our lives. It was so wonderful to work with such a caring & dedicated group as yourselves & we will forever be grateful. Take care!!!!!”