Rhonda Meyer - Pegalis & Erickson, LLC

Rhonda Meyer

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2017

Rhonda L. Meyer, Esq. rmeyer@pegalisanderickson.com is an attorney at the law firm of Pegalis & Erickson, LLC and has more than 25 years of experience representing medical malpractice plaintiffs. Ms. Meyer has extensive experience with cases involving birth injuries resulting from negligent obstetrical and perinatal care. At Pegalis & Erickson, Ms. Meyer handles the pretrial work for the Firm's youngest clients—babies who sustained severe neurological injuries at birth requiring a lifetime of care. Most notably, her pre-trial work has helped the Firm win some of its highest verdicts to date. Ms. Meyer has prepared numerous cases which have resulted in multimillion dollar verdicts and settlements. Her diverse experience includes medical legal cases involving radiation oncology, obstetrics, birth trauma, perinatal and neonatal medicine, pediatrics, pulmonary medicine, vascular surgery, cardiothoracic surgery, orthopedic surgery, infectious disease, nephrology, neurosurgery, and cancer-related medicine. Her cases have resulted in the successful resolution of plaintiffs' cases for pain and suffering and wrongful death. In addition, Ms. Meyer has successful appellate practice experience.

In 2016, she was named an Outstanding Woman in Law by Hofstra University School of Law's Center for Children, Families and the Law. In 2015, Ms. Meyer was named a Long Island Top 50 Most Influential Women in Business by the Long Island Business News, in recognition of her significant contributions to the region. In 2016, 2015, and 2014, Ms. Meyer was named to the New York Metro Super Lawyers. In 2013, she was named "Who's Who in Women in Professional Services" by the Long Island Business News.

She is admitted to practice in New York and United States District Court for the Southern District of New York. She is a member of New York State Trial Lawyers Association, Nassau County Bar Association, Nassau County Women's Bar Association, Nassau Suffolk Trial Lawyers Association, and the Huntington Lawyers Club. Ms. Meyer obtained her law degree from Hofstra University School of Law and her undergraduate degree from State University of New York at Stony Brook. An avid soccer player, she has played with the Long Island Ladies' Soccer League for the past 30 years.

Office Location

One Hollow Lane, Suite 107
Lake Success, NY 11042
United States


Practice Areas

Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs

Other Information

Gender: Female