Linda T. Alster-Nelson, Esq.
Senior Trial Counsel
Linda Alster-Nelson, Senior Trial Counsel to Dorf & Nelson LLP, works on a variety of real estate and commercial litigation matters. She is an accomplished trial attorney and has received numerous awards for her clients by way of verdicts and settlements.
Ms. Alster-Nelson began her law career in New York City where her practice areas were products liability, negligence security cases and medical malpractice. Thereafter, she worked in a plaintiffs civil rights litigation practice where she tried First Amendment, Fourth Amendment, Title IX and Title VII cases. After starting her family, she began practicing in the area of lead poisoning cases and medical malpractice.
Degrees and Qualifications
Linda Alster-Nelson graduated magna cum laude from Niagara University with a dual B.A./B.S. in Criminal Justice andFrench. She received her Juris Doctor from the New England School of Law. She also studied in Angers, France, and at the Sorbonne in Paris, France, during undergraduate studies and post undergraduate studies. She received Certificates in French Language and Literature. Ms. Alster-Nelson is admitted to the New York State Bar and Federal Bars of the Northern, Eastern and Southern districts of New York, as well as the Second Circuit Court of Appeals.