Stacey L. Moar
- Blockchain Technology, Cryptocurrency & Digital Assets
- Financial Reorganization, Restructuring and Insolvency
- Governmental Investigations & Enforcement Actions
- Labor & Employment
- Litigation & Dispute Resolution
Stacey L. Moar is a Partner in the Litigation practice group at Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP in Buffalo.
Ms. Moar has extensive experience assisting clients with internal investigations, regulatory compliance and voluntary self-disclosures. She has worked with various New York State and federal agencies and private organizations, including the Federal and New York State Department of Labor, Health and Human Services, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, New York State Office of Medicaid Inspector General and the Equal Opportunity Employment Commission to conduct compliance audits and provide requested training.
She has also handled numerous commercial matters involving restrictive covenants and contractual disputes, as well as employment disputes. As part of Ms. Moar's practice, she also handles insurance coverage analysis, insurance coverage disputes and litigation arising from denials of coverage.
Ms. Moar serves as an adjunct professor in Canisius College’s Department of Political Science, where she teaches a course on the U.S. Constitution. She has also leant her teaching ability to Sterling Educational Services Inc., where she has lead continuing legal education seminars on the termination of employees in the current economy.
Admitted to Practice
- New York
- United States District Court, Western District of New York
- United States District Court, Northern District of New York
- United States Bankruptcy Court, Western District of New York
Honors & Awards
- Upstate New York SuperLawyers®, Rising Star (2013-2017, 2019)
- Bar Association of Erie County
- New York State Bar Association
- Theatre of Youth Company, Inc., Board of Directors
- Human Resources Committee, Chair
- Raichle Pre-Law Advisory Committee, Volunteer Lawyers Project
Monday, August 12, 2019
BUFFALO, NY – Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP today announced 32 of the firm’s Buffalo and Albany attorneys have been included on the 2019 Upstate New York Super Lawyers and Upstate New York Rising Stars lists. Earlier this year, Super Lawyers also recognized two attorneys in the firm’s Florida offices.
Monday, January 7, 2019
BUFFALO, NY – Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP today announced Sarah H. Brennan, Nisha V. Fontaine, Vincent M. Miranda, Stacey L. Moar, and Eric M. Soehnlein have been promoted to partners with the firm.
Monday, August 13, 2018
BUFFALO, NY – Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP today announced 28 of the firm’s Buffalo and Albany attorneys have been included on the 2018 Upstate New York Super Lawyers and Upstate New York Rising Stars lists.
Monday, April 30, 2018
BUFFALO, NY – Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP, in partnership with Freed Maxick CPAs and Buffalo Blockchain, is presenting Crypto Capital Markets 101 on May 23. The multidisciplinary panel, which includes Lippes Mathias attorneys Sarah H. Brennan and Stacey L. Moar, will give their insights and perspectives on the crypto market(s) for investors and issuers.
Monday, April 16, 2018
Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP's Stacey L. Moar Presenting at Erie Institute of Law's Life After Law School
BUFFALO, NY – Stacey L. Moar, a senior associate at Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP, is speaking at Erie Institute of Law’s Life After Law School: Basic Practice 101 on April 19. Her presentation focuses on “Conducting a Pretrial Deposition.”
Friday, April 6, 2018
"BizTalk: Unlocking the potential of blockchain,"Buffalo News,April 2018
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
On February 7, 2018, the New York State Department of Financial Services (“DFS”) issued guidance for entities with a Bit License or those handling virtual currency that are chartered as limited purpose trust companies under New York’s Banking Law. The guidance focuses on fraud detection and prevention of market manipulation of virtual currency pricing and essentially amplifies … More »
Monday, November 27, 2017
Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP's Stacey L. Moar Appointed to Theatre of Youth Board of Directors
BUFFALO, NY – Stacey L. Moar, a senior associate at Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP, has been appointed to Theatre of Youth’s board of directors for a three-year term.
Friday, November 10, 2017
Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP's Jennifer C. Persico and Stacey L. Moar Participate in Buffalo Niagara Partnership Speaker Series on Cybersecurity
BUFFALO, NY – Jennifer C. Persico, partner, and Stacey L. Moar, senior associate, at Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP recently participated in the Buffalo Niagara Partnership’s 2018 Speaker Series: Cybersecurity on November 8.
Monday, November 6, 2017
Jennifer C. Persico, Dennis C. Vacco, quoted, and Stacey L. Moar, Benjamin E. Wisniewski mentioned in article about Paladino hearing
"BLJ: Pre-trial aspects key to mounting a defense,"Buffalo Law Journal, November 2017
Monday, August 14, 2017
Twenty-seven Attorneys from Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP Recognized by 2017 Upstate New York Super Lawyers
BUFFALO, NY – Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP announced today that 27 of the firm’s attorneys have been selected to the 2017 Upstate New York Super Lawyers and Upstate New York Rising Stars lists.
Monday, May 22, 2017
"NFL Cheerleaders Wrongly Denied Pay Are Employees,"Bloomberg Law Daily Labor Report, May 2017
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
BUFFALO, NY – Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP Senior Associate Stacey L. Moar participated in The Knowledge Group’s webinar, “Restrictive Covenants and Non-Compete Agreements” on April 24.
Monday, March 6, 2017
On September 13, 2016, New York State proposed new cybersecurity requirements for banks, insurance companies, and financial service businesses regulated by the New York State Department of Financial Services ("DFS"). The regulations were amended based on public comments and went into effect on March 1, 2017. The regulations are a response to threats posed to information and financial systems by … More »
Thursday, September 1, 2016
"On the Record / Sept. 1, 2016,"Buffalo News, September 2016
Tuesday, August 16, 2016
Attorneys from Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP Honored on 2016 "Upstate New York Super Lawyers" List
BUFFALO, NY – Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP announced today that several of its attorneys have been selected to the 2016 Upstate New York Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists. Super Lawyers lists are generated by a rating service of lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition … More »
Tuesday, August 9, 2016
BUFFALO, NY –Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP is pleased to announce the promotion of Joseph P. Heins, Vincent M. Miranda, Stacey L. Moar, and Richard M. Scherer, Jr., to senior associates.
Friday, March 18, 2016
"Focus on white-collar cases grows,"Buffalo Business First,March 2016
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
"Judge clears way for Amigone Funeral Home to reopen crematory,"WIVB,January 2016
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
"Tonawanda's Sportsmen Club accuses town of retaliation,"Niagara Gazette,October 2015
Friday, October 16, 2015
"Sportsmen accuse Pendleton of retaliation for compressor deal,"Buffalo News, October 2015
Friday, September 4, 2015
Client Alert: Recent Supreme Court Decision Strengthens New York Attorney General Investigations of Banks and Residential Lenders for Discrimination Under the Fair Housing Act and NY Human Rights Law.
For two years, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman’s Civil Rights Bureau has been targeting banks and other residential mortgage lenders for violations of the Federal Fair Housing Act (“FHA”) and New York Human Rights Law. The AG has filed a lawsuit against one upstate bank and in January entered into a settlement with another upstate bank requiring that bank to … More »
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
BUFFALO, NY – Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP announced today that several of its attorneys have been recognized in Super Lawyers Magazine’s 2015 “Super Lawyers” and “Rising Stars,” lists. The Magazine’s lists, part of Thomson Reuters, are generated by a rating service of lawyers from more than 70 practice areas … More »
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Five partners named to list, three associates recognized as, "Rising Stars."
Monday, April 21, 2014
Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman Partner Dennis Vacco in the news talking Buffalo development and Monroe County politics
Monday, November 18, 2013
Recession-proof. Robust. Booming. Those are just a few of the ways that Western New York attorneys describe the litigation business statewide. As with any commodity, when demand is high, supply must rise to meet it. In this case, more litigation work means a need for more litigators. While no law firm is going to complain about a steady stream of lucrative business coming through the door, they … More »