Kimberly C. Sheehan
Kimberly C. Sheehan – Of Counsel
Kimberly has more than 30 years of litigation experience zealously defending the interests of insurance carriers, self-insureds and third-party administrators in cases involving medical malpractice, premises liability, Labor Law, product liability, automobile, municipal and toxic torts liability. Over the course of her career, she has successfully defended national pharmacy and supermarket chains, commercial clients, retail businesses, hospitals, physicians, municipalities, property owners and management companies, contractors and coop/condominium boards in all of the boroughs of New York City, Long Island, and Upstate Counties.
Kimberly is an accomplished and goal orientated attorney who handles all aspects of a case – from pleadings through trial and appeals –by implementing a successful legal strategy from the beginning of the case, in the most cost-effective manner. She has successfully resolved hundreds of legal matters through direct settlement discussions, motions for summary judgment, trials, appeals and mediations. Kimberly is especially proficient at maximizing and effectuating risk transfers to benefit her clients. She relishes handling difficult, complex and/or sensitive cases.
Kimberly is a Board member of the Westchester Women’s Bar Association, Co-Chairs both the Litigation and Judicial Screening Committees and has lectured on significant practice topics such as depositions and summary judgment motions.
Kimberly received her Juris Doctorate from the University at Buffalo School of Law and her Bachelor of Arts from Binghamton University. She is admitted to practice law before the New York State Courts as well as the Federal Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.