Isabel C. MiraAttorney
Isabel C. Mira, Esq. is the newest addition to our legal team and has been a distinguished advocate for plaintiffs’ rights for sixteen years in the United States and South America.
Ms. Mira conducts pre-trial litigation representing patients in medical malpractice actions for Pegalis Law Group, LLC in Lake Success, New York.
Previously, Ms. Mira practiced law in the area of debt collection rights when she negotiated plaintiff’s settlements and managed pre-trial litigation including motions and pleadings, to succeed for clients while ensuring compliance with federal and state requirements. She also advocated for clients with disabilities in administrative court proceedings including court hearings and appeals. Ms. Mira enjoyed a mid- career opportunity to intern at Glen Cove City Court assisting the Honorable Joseph McCain with legal research and drafting decisions. Although already an attorney when she first arrived in the United States she began working as a legal assistant in a plaintiffs’ personal injury law firm.
Ms. Mira represented clients in civil litigation matters in her native country of Colombia, South America, as a solo practitioner. She also practiced law at Corantioquia, a government agency charged with the enforcement of environmental policy. There she prepared legal responses to public petitions, administrative decisions, and official documents for environmental regulations.
Ms. Mira is a member of the Nassau Suffolk Trial Lawyers Association, the New York State Trial Lawyers Association, the American Association for Justice, the Nassau County Bar Association, the Long Island Hispanic Bar Association, and the Nassau County Women’s Bar Association. She is admitted to practice law in New York and Colombia, as well as in the Federal Courts for Eastern and Southern Districts of New York. She obtained her law degree from Universidad de Medellín, Colombia. She graduated with a Master of Law in American Legal Studies from St. John’s University School of Law. Isabel C. Mira can be reached at Imira@pegalislawgroup.com.
Universidad de Medellín, Colombia
St. John’s University School of Law
Southern District of New York
Eastern District of New York