Donna is a seasoned litigator and accomplished trial attorney who has taken countless favorable verdicts for her clients throughout New York State over her 25+ year career. She has a strong litigation background representing a myriad of healthcare professionals, corporations, construction companies, municipalities, educational institutions, and individuals with their diverse legal needs. She specializes in defending medical malpractice and healthcare claims brought against doctors, dentists, nurses, mental health care providers, physician assistants, podiatrists, optometrists, audiologists, aestheticians, therapists, paramedics, home health care paraprofessionals, and other allied health care providers as well a wide range of institutional clients including hospitals, dialysis centers, nursing homes, assisted living facilities, adult homes, rehabilitation facilities, physician and radiology groups, and ambulatory surgery centers. In addition, Donna regularly defends medical professionals against claims of misconduct before state regulatory agencies including the OPMC and OPD. Donna also specializes in defending general liability matters arising from various types of accidents, including automotive, premises, construction, slip & fall, products, medical devices/pharmaceuticals, and sports, recreation and exercise equipment. Donna has extensive knowledge and experience successfully defending Labor Law §240, §200, and §241(6) claims making her much sought after by insurers and clients in the construction industry.
Donna received her J.D. from St. John’ s University School of Law in 1993. She is admitted to practice before the Courts of the State of New York and the State of Texas, the United States District Courts for the Northern, Southern, Eastern, and Western Districts of New York, and the United States Supreme Court.
- State of New York
- State of Texas
- U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of NY
- U.S. District Court for the Western District of NY
- U.S. District Court for the Southern District of NY
- U.S. District Court for the Northern District of NY
- The Supreme Court of the United States
St. John’s University School of Law, J.D., 1993