Janet D. Santeramo

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Ronkonkoma, New York
Ms. Santeramo served 8 years in the Marine Corps and is Persian Gulf War Veteran.  She attended Saint Joseph's College where she graduated cum laude with a major in psychology and a minor in philosophy.  Prior to obtaining her law degree from Touro Law School, she worked as a social worker assistant with adults suffering from developmental disabilities and psychiatric conditions.  While attending law school, she was the recipient of the CALI award for civil rights litigation. 

She is the current supervising attorney in Turley, Redmond, Rosasco & Rosasco's Social Security Department.  When not working she enjoys participating in activities at her local VFW post, reading philosophical works and attending concerts.

Areas of Practice

  • Social Security Disability
  • Veteran's Disability Claims
  • New York State Disability Retirement
  • Workers' Compensation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Social Security Disability
  • Veteran's Disability
  • Workers' Compensation
  • NYS Retirement Disability

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2006
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 2012


  • Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center, Huntington, New York
    • J.D. - 2005
  • Saint Joseph's College, Patchogue, New York
    • B.A.
    • Major: Psychology
    • Minor: Philosophy

Honors and Awards

  • CALI Award - Civil Rights Litigation, 2004
  • Navy Achievement Medal
  • Southwest Asia Medal
  • Good Conduct Medal
  • Kuwaiti Liberation Medal

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Suffolk County Women's Bar Association
  • Suffolk County Bar Association
  • National Organization of Veteran's Advocates

Past Employment Positions

  • Administration for Children's Services, Attorney, 2007 - 2008


  • English
  • Spanish


  • Psi Chi
  • Sigma Iota