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Rochester Attorney

Criminal Defense & Personal Injury Lawyers

Rochester is located in Monroe County, south of Lake Ontario. As of the 2010 census 210,565 people called Rochester their home making it the third most populous city in New York after New York City and Buffalo. The area is known for being an international center for higher education with several notable universities including the University of Rochester and the Rochester Institute of Technology.

At Van Allen & Hoffmann, LLP, we are a personal injury and criminal defense law firm that is dedicated to serving the residents of Rochester, NY and the surrounding communities. Our highly skilled legal team brings more than 30 years of combined experience to our clients, and should you choose to go with our firm, you and your case will be treated with the utmost level of dedication as we aggressively pursue the most advantageous and favorable outcome in your legal proceedings.

We are a client-centered law firm that will act both efficiently and effectively from the moment we take on your case. From the very beginning it's vital that we get to work gathering evidence that will build and support your case. The more we know about you and what happened, the better our position to pursue and obtain favorable results. There are a number of state and federal laws that come in to play with our clients' cases, and we will use all relevant laws to your greatest advantage, whether during plea bargaining or trial in a criminal case or while negotiating a settlement or pursuing a jury verdict in a civil lawsuit. As skilled negotiators, persuasive speakers and powerful litigators, no stone will go unturned when protecting your interests and your legal rights.

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Whether you are facing criminal charges for something such as DWI, a sex crime or a drug crime, or if you were recently injured in a car accident or due to medical malpractice, we understand the predicament you are in. In either case, your health, wellbeing and future is at stake and so is your family's, and we are aware of this fact. We care about our clients and their families and no matter what their situation entails; therefore, we are determined to help our client achieve a positive outcome at all costs. Our firm holds the largest jury verdict in a personal injury action in Livingston County's history and over our years in practice we have secured millions in verdicts and settlements for our clients. Since no case is identical, we always give our clients individualized attention in order to offer the best legal representation available.

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  • “Mr Hoffmann's familiarity with the local system and his deep knowledge of the law provided me with the best result I could have expected.”


  • “Simple and communicative with best results possible.”


  • “I felt confident that my case was in good hands and I was very pleased with the outcome.”

    Avvo Reviewer

  • “He is a great person to have in your corner when life can throw you an unexpected curveball.”


  • “I would recommend Kevin Van Allen to anyone who finds him/herself in a situation that requires a serious legal mind.”

    James Bligh

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  1. Over 30 Years of Combined Legal Experience
  2. Aggressive Preparation for Trial
  3. Millions Recovered for Injury Victims
  4. Countless Acquittals Earned for the Criminally Charged
  5. Individualized Attention and Strategy for Each Client
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