Sanford S. NagrotskyPartner
Sanford S. Nagrotsky is a Partner at Pegalis Law Group, LLC in Lake Success, New York. Recently he and Firm founder Steven Pegalis, obtained a $10 million dollar settlement for a client in a complex spinal surgery case. Mr. Nagrotsky has obtained millions of dollars in settlements and verdicts on behalf of the firm’s clients, for more than 30 years. His desire to obtain a measure of justice for victims of preventable medical error is what fuels his passion and dedication to zealously represent his clients. His dedication and expertise, Pegalis Law Group, LLC has obtained compensation for many clients whose cases were previously rejected by other prominent law firms.
Mr. Nagrotsky has instituted and maintains a unique approach to client service rarely seen today. He speaks directly with prospective clients seeking legal advice to learn if they have a potential medical negligence or personal injury case. Mr. Nagrotsky utilizes his extensive knowledge and medical research skills, and immediate access to renowned medical experts, to thoroughly analyze critical issues for clients and potential clients.
Sanford Nagrotsky has been named to the 2020 Best Lawyers in America© of which only the top five percent of practicing attorneys in the US are named. He has been recognized to the list for six consecutive years. He was an awardee of the “Kings of Long Island” by Schneps Community News Group in 2018. He has been involved in the local political process, managing two successful judicial campaigns resulting in the appointment of Nassau County Supreme Court Justices. He has also been asked to assist in fundraising campaigns for other candidates seeking judicial office.
He lives on Long Island with his wife, Andrea, a court reporter in the Nassau County Supreme Court. They have two daughters, both who are practicing attorneys. Sanford Nagrotsky is admitted to practice in New York State. He is a member of the Nassau County Bar Association, New York State Trial Lawyers Association, and the Nassau Suffolk Trial Lawyers Association.
State University of New York at Buffalo, JD
SUNY Oneonta, Bachelor’s Degree