Kara M. Eyre

ASSOCIATE

716-849-8900

Ms. Eyre is an experienced litigator, focusing her current practice on the defense of general and commercial liability matters, including premises liability, transportation negligence, medical malpractice, and nursing home negligence.  Prior to joining Hurwitz & Fine, Ms. Eyre spent many years as a defense attorney representing physicians, hospitals, and medical institutions in complex matters involving medical malpractice and nursing home negligence.  Ms. Eyre has extensive experience managing the defense of cases through all phases of litigation and has successfully argued appeals before the Fourth Department Appellate Division.

Ms. Eyre is a member of the Erie County and New York State Bar Associations, as well as the Western New York Chapter of the Women’s Bar Association of New York (WBASNY).  Ms. Eyre serves as both a Local Director and as a Co-Chair of the Working Parents’ Committee for WBASNY.  She is also President of the Board of Directors for Lawyers for Learning, a local tutoring organization that pairs elementary school students in Buffalo with tutors from the legal community.  Ms. Eyre is an Adjunct Professor for the Paralegal Studies Program at Daemen College, where she teaches Introduction to Medical Malpractice Litigation and Administrative Law

Ms. Eyre has been recognized as a 2020 “Up and Coming Attorney” by The Daily Record and as a “Rising Star” for her work in personal injury and medical malpractice defense by Super Lawyers.

Ms. Eyre earned her Juris Doctor from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in New York, New York.  She is also a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 

Ms. Eyre lives in Snyder, New York with her husband and three young children.  She is also the Secretary of the Board of the Smallwood Drive Elementary Parent Teacher Association. 

Kara M. Eyre
Rated by Super Lawyers


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Court Admissions

Courts of the State of New York
United States District Court
 - Western District of New York

Admitted to Practice

New York

Education

Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law (J.D., 2011)
University of Pennsylvania (B.A., 2005)

Professional Recognition

Upstate New York Super Lawyers Rising Stars List
2020 Recipient, “Up and Coming Attorneys” Award, The Daily Record

Professional Associations

New York State Bar Association
American Bar Association
Bar Association of Erie County
Women’s Bar Association 

Community Associations

Lawyers for Learning
Smallwood Drive Elementary  
Parent Teacher Association