Prior to becoming a partner of Barrantys LLC, Luke was an Erie County Assistant District Attorney based in Buffalo, NY where he successfully prosecuted jury and non-jury trials ranging from assault to homicide. Luke has extensive investment experience and presently sits on several community related investment committees. His investment management expertise is also actively applied to numerous client family foundations and investment committees. Luke serves on the board of the Community Foundation of Greater Buffalo, and is Chairman of its Investment Committee. He is the Chairman of the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra Foundation and also on the investment committees for the John R. Oishei Foundation and Canisius College. Luke has a B.A. from The Catholic University of America, Washington, D.C. and a J.D. from University of Notre Dame Law School. He is a member of the New York State Bar Association.