Nancy A. Steproe
Tel: (212) 593-5459
Fax: (212) 593-6970
Nancy A. Steproe is the managing partner of the firm. Ms. Steproe graduated with honors from American University’s Washington College of Law in 1987. She received her undergraduate degree from State University of New York at Stony Brook in 1983. Ms. Steproe was a member of American University’s Law review and the author of Gavette v. Office of Personnel Management: The Right To Attorney Fees Under The Equal Access To Justice Act, 36 Am.U.L.Rev. 1013 (1986-1987).
Following law school Ms Steproe spent five years in the Kings County District Attorney’s Office, where she attained the position of Supervising Assistant District Attorney. During the course of her prosecutorial career Ms. Steproe handled all levels of criminal cases from inception through verdict and appeal.
Since 1992 Ms. Steproe has specialized in the defense of medical malpractice claims handling litigation from inception up through trial. Ms. Steproe has handled matters involving claims of skin, breast, lung, and throat cancer. She has also defended claims of alleged obstetrical, surgical, emergency medicine, radiology, pathology and laboratory mismanagement. Ms. Steproe represents several major hospitals and individual physicians in New York.
Ms. Steproe is admitted to practice in the State Courts of New York and the United States District Court for the Eastern, Southern and Northern Districts of New York. She has been a partner since 1998 and serves as a member of the firm's Executive Committee.