Our Roots.

Andrew Hilton Attorneys is located in the heart of the Village of Orchard Park, New York.  The firm’s roots date back to 1924, when the first generation Andrew Hilton began practicing law in South Buffalo, New York.  In 1955, Andrew Hilton, Jr., joined his father’s law practice and formed Hilton and Hilton.  Andrew Hilton, III, is a third generation attorney who joined his grandfather and his father’s law practice in 1985.

Andrew C. Hilton, III, Esq.
Andrew C. Hilton, III, Esq.Managing Partner

Andrew C. Hilton, III, Esq.

Andrew C. Hilton, III is the managing partner of Andrew Hilton Attorneys, located in Orchard Park, New York. His areas of practice include Estate Planning, Estate and Trust Administration, Guardianships, and Elder Law.

Andrew Hilton is a third generation attorney whose firm dates back to 1924. Mr. Hilton received his J. D. degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo and his B.S. degree from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

Mr. Hilton is a member of the Real Estate, Elder Law, and Surrogate’s Court Practice sections of the Erie County Bar Association, and Elder Law and Trusts & Estates sections of the New York Bar Association. He is also admitted to the Florida Bar.

Mr. Hilton has made numerous presentations to consumers and professionals on Long-Term Care Planning, Elder Law, and Estate Planning. He has also presented to attorneys in Continuing Legal Education programs on behalf of the New York State Bar and Erie County Bar Associations.

Mr. Hilton has had the pleasure of serving our community in such diverse roles as Advisory Board for a private Memory-Impaired Care Facility and as a Village of Orchard Park Trustee.

Michael A. Klima, Esq.
Michael A. Klima, Esq.Attorney

Michael A. Klima, Esq.

Born and raised in Western New York, Mike is a native of Hamburg, New York and has a strong sense of community involvement.

Mike dedicates his practice to focusing on Real Estate, including all aspects of residential and commercial eal estate transactions, Estates Administration and Probate Proceedings, Estate and Medicaid planning, Elder Law and Guardianships, and Landlord/Tenant evictions.

Mike also represents criminal defendants, including DWI/DUI and traffic violations, in all New York State courts, including all Justice and Supreme Courts in Erie and Niagara counties. Mike is currently a member of the Assigned Counsel Program through the Erie County Bar Association Aid to Indigent Prisoners Society, Inc.

Community Involvement

  • Orchard Park Boys and Girls Club, Board of Directors and Secretary;
  • WNY United Against Drugs & Alcohol Abuse, Inc., Foundation Board of Directors;
  • Brierwood Country Club, Board of Governors;
  • Town of Sardinia, Town Prosecutor

Bar Admissions

  • New York


  • State University of New York at Buffalo Law School, Juris Doctor, 2013
  • St. John Fisher College, B.S. Business Management, 2010

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Erie County Bar Association, Member
  • New York State Bar Association, Member
  • Erie County Bar Association Aid to Indigent Prisoners Society, Inc., Member
  • New York State Defenders Association, Member