Nicholas Piacente  


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Nicholas Piacente focuses his practice on insurance defense litigation, in the areas of personal injury, premises liability, and Labor Law §§ 200, 240(1), and 241(6).  During law school, he worked as a law clerk on plaintiffs’ side for one year.  Prior to law school, Mr. Piacente worked as a research analyst for an asset management firm.


  • 2018, J.D., Dean’s List, St. John’s University School of Law

  • 2013, A.B., summa cum laude, Princeton University



  • Judicial Intern, the Honorable Denis R. Hurley, Eastern District of New York, Central Islip, New York, 2016

  • Securities Arbitration Clinic, St. John’s University School of Law, 2016



New York Bar Association



No Prior Experience Desired: Villarreal v. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. and the Scope of Disparate Impact Claims under the A.D.E.A.,  91 St. John’s Law Review 4  (2017).



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