Sandy was born in Raleigh, North Carolina.
She was admitted to the bar in Virginia in 1980 and
subsequently moved to New York and was admitted to the
New York bar in 1981.
Previously she had been an Associate of Harry H. Lipsig
(the largest Plaintiff’s personal injury firm in the
City of New York at that time). In 1983 Sandy moved on to join
a boutique plaintiff's personal injury firm and became a
partner in 1985. There she worked on multiple complex
plaintiffs personal injury cases resulting in
multimillion-dollar verdicts and settlements.
In August of 1997 Sandy partnered with
Cheryl Eisberg Moin in
order to provide clients with personalized
representation that is both caring and results oriented.
Sandy is frequently known by
clients as being
“The lawyer in the family”. She is always ready to
provide assistance and referrals for all of their legal
Sandy's hallmarks are: empathy, compassion and persistence.
Her clients find her easy to communicate
with, and willing to fight for their rights even in
difficult situations. Sandy frequently prevails where
others fail. She knows her clients and their cases very
well and maintains hands-on involvement for all aspects
of each case.
Education University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (B.A.,
with honors, 1976; J.D., 1979, Law Review). Ms. Hill
served on the Law Review at the University of North
Carolina at Chapel Hill. Martindale Hubbell Listing
Selected to Super Lawyers - 2016
Martindale Hubbell Listing Rated AV
“A public confirmation of the status [Ms. Hill] has
achieved as a highly respected, ethical member of the Bar.
It signifies that [her] legal abilities are the very highest
standard and that [her] professional ethics and conduct are
above question. [Ms. Hill] now joins a select group of
attorneys who have been recognized by their peers for their
legal expertise and professional reputation".
Memberships Elected to University of North Carolina Law Review;
Member of the Virginia State Bar;
Member of New York State Trial Lawyers Assoc.
Primary Practice areas Medical Malpractice; Injuries to Children; Nursing
Home Neglect; Police Brutality; Premises Liability;
Bicycle, auto, trucking and subway accidents
Sample Verdicts and settlements
OVER $4 MILLION judgment collected for the
landlord’s negligence causing a skull fracture and brain
injuries to a young boy.
$2.5 Million settlement of a malpractice
action for a brain damaged mother involving medical
errors in the delivery of her baby.
$2.25 Million settlement for a
retired man injured by a doctor’s error.
$2 million dollar settlement at trial
for a union carpenter, who suffered a crushing arm injury
caused by a falling form wall on a Manhattan construction
$1.5 Million settlement for bedsores suffered
by a senior after surgery.
$1.5 Million award to a woman for
nerve damage sustained when a camera tripod fell on her
$750,000 Settlement for a 47 year old
New York construction worker who was employed by a waterproofing company.
injury victim, who constructs scaffolds, fell down a defective
stairway while on the job in Manhattan and underwent surgery for a