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Pegalis Law Group, LLC
One Hollow Lane, Suite 107
Lake Success, NY 11042
United States
(516) 684.2900

Firm Details


Pegalis & Erickson, LLC is a New York law firm for people suffering as a result of medical errors and personal injury. In 2019, 2018 and 2017, both our senior partners were each named "Lawyer of the Year" on Long Island, NY, for plaintiff's litigation in personal injury and medical malpractice by Best Lawyers (R).  Only one attorney is chosen for that honor each year, per demographic and practice area.

We obtain some of the largest verdicts and settlements in New York State history, and have for over 46 years for victims of birth injuries, misdiagnosed or late-diagnosed cancers, surgical errors, construction and auto accidents. We are among only 5% of all law firms in the United States to be named to the Best Lawyers in America(R) list. Pegalis & Erickson, LLC bears an unwavering responsibility to the facts, the medicine and the law. Medical malpractice is a health problem, a permanent physical injury or even death, due to a medical care provider doing something improper, or failing to do something they should have done, during medical treatment. By representing injured patients, we improve medical practices by seeking accountability for avoidable medical errors and substandard care.We have helped thousands of people obtain funds for services they need to survive day-to-day living.

We are advocates for patient safety and medical accountability to ensure safer medical practices for better patient care. Visit us at and for health news you can use see our blog and follow us on Linked In, Twitter and Facebook.



Steven E. Pegalis
Senior Partner



Women: 1

Men: 4


Women: 1

Hispanic: 1

Men: 2

Management / Department Heads

Women: 3


Women: 5

African-American: 2

Hispanic: 1

Men: 3

Caucasian: 3

Non-Legal Employees

Women: 3

Asian: 1

Multi-Racial: 1

Top Listed City Awards

  • Top Listed in Lake Success with 5 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Lake Success in Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs with 5 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Lake Success in Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs with 3 lawyers


  • Superlawyers
  • Groundbreaker Award from New York Law School
  • 2016 Lawyer of the Year, Steven Pegalis, New York Plaintiffs' Medical Malpractice, BestLawyers
  • 2016 Top Women in Law , by Center for Children, Families and the Law. Annamarie Bondi-Stoddard, Esq., Rhonda Meyer, Esq., and Linda Oliva, Esq.
  • 2017 “Lawyer of the Year” on Long Island, for Plaintiffs’ Personal Injury Litigation by Best Lawyers© and Best Lawyers in America®.
  • Top 50 Women in Professional Services, LIBN
  • Top 50 Women in Professional Services, LIBN
  • October 31, 2018 ...Plaintiffs’ attorneys Pegalis and Erickson, LLC won a $815,000 verdict for our sixty-four year old client in Nassau County Supreme Court
  • July 23, 2018, Lake Success, NY… The New York personal injury law firm Pegalis & Erickson, LLC announces that we have secured a $10 million dollar settlement in the Supreme Court for Bronx County.
  • May 8, 2018, Lake Success, NY—Pegalis & Erickson, LLC announces Managing Partner Annamarie Bondi-Stoddard, Esq. is being honored as a 2018 Long Island Power Women in Business Awards
  • Top Ten Verdicts in New York State, ALM

About Our Clients

Pegalis & Erickson, LLC represents plaintiffs in cases that deal specifically with Medical Malpractice. Our clients include just-born infants to senior citizens who have been seriously injured, misdiagnosed, or late diagnosed, as a result of avoidable errors.


Annamarie Bondi-Stoddard
Managing Partner
516 684-2900

Firm Practice Areas

  • Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs