Troy G. Rosasco

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Ronkonkoma, New York

Troy G. Rosasco is one of the leading disability lawyers in the New York metropolitan region. His practice has spanned all areas of disability benefits law, including New York Workers' Compensation claims, Social Security Disability claims, 9/11 Zadroga Act claims, Construction Site Accidents, Veterans disability claims, and ERISA and Individual Private Long Term disability claims and Civil Service Disability pensions.

In addition to his duties at the law firm, Troy Rosasco is an Adjunct Professor of Law at St. John's University School of Law where he teaches a course on workers' compensation and Social Security disability law.

One of Mr. Rosasco's unique qualities is his experience coordinating different types of claims in order to protect and maximize all benefits for the injured or disabled client. With a combination of compassion, experience, and aggressive advocacy, he has prosecuted literally thousands of disability claims and collected multi-millions of dollars for clients over his twenty year legal career.

A frequent author, lecturer, and expert witness, Mr. Rosasco is the Publisher since 2005 of the New York Disability Law Blog, an award winning website providing information and commentary for injured and disabled workers.

Active in his community, Troy is a former youth soccer coach and a leader in his son's Boy Scout troop, in addition to doting on his daughter. He is also a former Trustee of his local School Board and is active on various committees' at his church. He and his family reside in St. James, New York.

Areas of Practice

  • Workers' Compensation and Disability Law
  • Social Security Disability Claims
  • Construction Accident Claims
  • Long Term Disability Claims
  • New York State / New York City Retirement Disability Pensions
  • Zadroga 9/11 Claims

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1990
  • New Jersey, 1990
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1992
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit, 1995


  • St. John's University School of Law
    • J.D. - 1989
    • Honors: President, Labor Law Society
  • Cornell University
    • B.S. - 1985
    • Major: Labor Relations

Representative Clients

  • Injured and disabled workers (including 9/11 first responders and families) through out the New York metropolitan region, including New Jersey, Connecticut, and Long Island.


  • Adjunct Professor, "Protective Legislation for Workers", St. John's University School of Law

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • National Organization of Social Security Claimant Representatives, Member, 1991 - Present
  • National Organization of Social Security Claimant Representatives, Board of Directors, 2006 - 2012
  • Injured Workers' Bar Association, Member, 1999 - Present
  • Injured Workers' Bar Association, Executive Board Member, 2004 - 2011
  • Workplace Injury & Advocacy Group, Member, 2003 - Present
  • Nassau County Bar Association, Member, 1990 - Present
  • Nassau County Bar Association, Board of Directors, 2005 - 2008
  • Nassau County Bar Association, Chair, Workers' Compensation Law Committee, 1999 - 2001
  • Nassau County Bar Association, Member, Attorney Grievance Committee, 2006 - Present
  • New York State Trial Lawyers' Association, Member, 2013 - Present
  • Nassau County Volunteer Lawyers Project

Pro Bono Activities

  • Nassau County Volunteer Lawyers Project


  • English
  • Spanish