Kenneth  L.  Bostick Jr.

Kenneth L. Bostick Jr.

Associate

Office

Practice Groups

Kenneth L. Bostick Jr. is an experienced litigator who focuses his practice on general liability matters, as well as matters involving product liability. His clients include restaurants, retail stores, automobile service centers, professional sports franchises, fitness facilities, and the manufacturers of sports and fitness equipment. His practice also includes defending negligence claims against nursing homes and assisted living facilities and representing professional athletes in contract negotiations and disputes.

In addition, Kenneth devotes a significant part of his practice to matters involving drones, advising clients in industries including construction, security, sports and entertainment, retail, and more on the use of all types of unmanned aerial vehicles. Kenneth is a frequent lecturer on the myriad legal issues arising from the widespread proliferation of drones across numerous industries, as well as on the impact of national, state, and local legislation pertaining to commercial and private drone use.

At the State University of New York at Buffalo Law School — where he earned his J.D., magna cum laude, in 2013 — Kenneth served as a publications editor for the Buffalo Law Review and received the 2011 Marie Nesbitt Promise Prize. He’s a member of the Bar Association of Erie County and the Minority Bar Association of Western New York.

Honors
  • Business First's Legal Elite of Western New York; Rising Star, 2018
  • Upstate New York Super Lawyers, Rising Stars 2016-17
Professional Affiliations
  • Bar Association of Erie County
  • Minority Bar Association of Western New York
Admitted to Practice
  • New York 
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of New York
Education
  • State University of New York at Buffalo Law School, J.D., magna cum laude, 2013
  • St. John Fisher College, B.A., summa cum laude, 2009
Publications/Presentations
  • Presenter, "The Next Big Thing: A Drone's-Eye View of Drone Liability," New York City, February 22, 2018
  • Co-Presenter, "Drones Are Watching Us — But Is New York Watching Drones?" New York Society of Security Analysts, New York City, October 25, 2017
  • Presenter, “And When the Sky Was Opened: Drones are Watching Us – But is New York Watching Drones?” Annual PERMA Conference, May 25, 2017
  • Author, "Pie in the Sky: Cloud Computing Brings an End to the Professionalism Paradigm in the Practice of Law," Buffalo Law Review, 2012