Location: Westchester

Christina R. Christoforo

Christina is an associate whose practice focuses on Medical Malpractice Defense and Skilled Nursing and Aging Services. Christina also practices in the defense of matters involving Toxic Torts including asbestos litigation. While attending law school, Christina interned at the Westchester County District Attorney’s Office in the Special Prosecutions Division and served as a judicial intern… Read more »

Wayne E. Borgeest

Wayne is a founding partner of the firm and a nationally recognized practitioner regarding directors’ and officers’ liability, indemnification and insurance. He retired from the practice of law in 2022. 

David Bloom

David is a partner practicing primarily in the firm’s Appellate Practice and Lawyers Professional Liability groups. David has extensive experience briefing and arguing complex appeals and motions and has obtained numerous favorable decisions in both the appellate and trial courts. In addition to having an extensive background in appellate litigation, David also has a track… Read more »

Lee E. Berger

Lee practices in the areas of Professional Liability, General Liability and Insurance litigation.  Lee has over three decades of experience in the areas of Insurance Agents and Brokers Liability, General Liability and Premises Liability, Dram Shop Liability, Insurance Company Errors and Omissions, Architects and Engineers, Municipal Liability, Accountants Professional Liability and Miscellaneous Professional Liability. He… Read more »

Robert Benjamin

Robert is a partner concentrating on insurance coverage matters and bankruptcy matters. Robert represents parties involved in various forms of bankruptcy and commercial litigation, including adversary actions, fraudulent conveyance actions, and preference actions. Robert also advises insurers on complex coverage matters, focusing on those matters occurring in a bankruptcy context. He has been involved in… Read more »

Michelle M. Benedetto

Michelle is a partner practicing in the fields of General Liability, Premises Liability, and Insurance Defense litigation. Michelle is also a trial attorney who litigates high-exposure bodily injury and property damage cases from inception to trial. While at KBR, Michelle has successfully defended clients at trial in various labor law, premises liability, and property damage… Read more »

Philip Artusa

Philip is a partner in the firm’s Medical Malpractice group. He focuses his practice on the defense of professional liability claims against healthcare professionals in the state and federal courts of New York and New Jersey. He has defended healthcare professionals, as well as healthcare facilities involved in medical malpractice and long term care matters…. Read more »