|Deidre L. Robokos|
Deidre L. Robokos is an Of Counsel in the firm’s Washington DC office. She practices in the areas of medical and professional malpractice defense. She has been involved in medical malpractice defense litigation matters in the state and federal courts throughout Maryland, the District of Columbia and New York. She previously worked at an insurance defense firm both in New York City and the District of Columbia representing individual and corporate healthcare providers in medical malpractice and professional malpractice cases. She successfully litigated numerous medical malpractice cases as second chair in both state and federal courts in Maryland and the District of Columbia. She obtained the dismissals of several cases through dispositive motions and negotiated voluntary dismissals.
After law school she began her career as an Assistant Corporation Counsel in the New York City Law Department, Brooklyn Tort Division where she became a pre-trial Part Leader supervising the attorneys in a pre-trial Part in New York Supreme Court. She represented the various New York City agencies in civil tort lawsuits and litigated cases in New York Supreme and Civil Courts.
Ms. Robokos is admitted to practice in state court in Maryland, the District of Columbia, New York and Massachusetts. She is also admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, The U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia and the U.S. District Court for Maryland.
She earned her J.D. from Pace University School of Law in 2000 and was a visiting student for two years at Georgetown University Law Center. While in law school she completed internships at both the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and U.S. Attorney’s Office in the District of Columbia. She received her BS in Communications from Iona College in New Rochelle, NY and her BA in Communications, Art and English from Cedar Crest College in Allentown, PA.