Patricia Lacy Of Counsel




Patricia Lacy has specialized in medical malpractice defense for more than 26 years, serving physicians, hospitals, medical practices and nursing and rehabilitation facilities. Patricia manages all aspects of pretrial litigation, including discovery, depositions, court conferences and motions, and assists trial attorneys with strategy, trial preparation and support at trial.

Patricia has managed primarily medical malpractice cases, including pleadings, written discovery, fact development and investigation; review and analysis of medical and hospital records; depositions of all parties and  preparation and presentation of physicians, nurses, hospital administration and staff for deposition testimony; retention, preparation and presentation of experts for deposition; attendance at court conferences; preparation and argument of motions regarding discovery, venue and summary judgment; negotiation of settlement; trial preparation and assistance  with development of trial strategy.

Before joining Wilson Elser, Patricia was a member of the medical malpractice defense team at a highly regarded New York personal injury defense firm.