PROFILE | Robert M. Tocker

Cannon Heyman and Weiss, LLP | Law Practice Concentrating in Affordable Housing and Community Development Law.

Tocker - Buf AttorneyRobert M. Tocker

726 Exchange Street, Suite 500
Buffalo, New York 14210
Phone: (716) 856-1700 ext. 350
Fax: (716) 856-2311

Areas of Practice:

Affordable Housing, Community Development, Real Estate and Corporate Law.


  • Law School: State University of New York at Buffalo, J.D.
  • Graduate/Undergraduate: State University of New York at Buffalo, B.A. & M.A. Economics

Special Awards and Recognitions:

  • Articles Editor, Buffalo Law Review
  • Buffalo Law School, Finance Transactions Concentration
  • Buffalo Law School, New York City Program in International Finance & Law
  • Leadership Buffalo, Rising Leaders (former Board Member and Treasurer)
  • New York State Senate, James L. Biggane Fellowship in Finance & Fiscal Studies


  • Bar Admissions: New York, Connecticut and the District of Columbia
  • American Bar Association, Tax Section, Forum on Affordable Housing & Community Development Law
  • New York State Bar Association, Tax Section, Real Property Law Section
  • Bar Association of Erie County

What I like to do outside of work:

Running during the morning twilight, braving new adventures with family and friends, and building useful items with reclaimed lumber or abandoned materials.

Something else I think you should know about me:

I am a United States Coast Guard licensed captain and a member of CHW’s unofficial running team.