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Troy G. Rosasco

Senior Partner

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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 committee's at his church. He and his family reside in St. James, New York.  

Education

J.D., St. John's University School of Law, 1989
Adjunct Professor, "Protective Legislation for Workers" President, Labor Law Society

B.S., Labor Relations, Cornell University, 1985

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

New York, 1990
New Jersey, 1990
Federal District Court, EDNY, 1992
Court of Appeals, Second Circuit, 1995

Professional & Bar Association Memberships

National Organization of Social Security Claimant Representatives
Member Since: 1991
Board of Directors - 2006 - 2012

Injured Workers' Bar Association
Member Since: 1999
Executive Board Member, 2004 - 2011

Workplace Injury & Advocacy Group
Member Since: 2003

Nassau County Bar Association
Member Since: 1990
Board of Directors, 2005 - 2008 Chair, Workers' Compensation Law Committee, 1999 - 2001 Member, Attorney Grievance Committee, 2006 - Present

New York State Trial Lawyers' Association
Member Since: 2013

Featured Pro Bono Activities


Nassau County Bar Association Attorney Grievance Committee, 2006 - Present
-Review complaints against lawyers from clients and recommend discipline

Nassau County Volunteer Lawyers Project
-Assisted disabled children in Special Education matters before local school districts.

Representative Clients

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

Languages

English, Spanish