Vanessa is a lifelong resident of New York City. She was born in Brooklyn and currently lives in the Bronx with her husband and two little ones. Vanessa attended Hunter College at the age of 16, where she majored in Nursing. She uses her knowledge of healthcare in order to better serve the clients at SLG. Vanessa is responsible for her own caseload as well as all of the bookkeeping duties and office and supply management. When she is not working, she loves cooking, reading, and spending time with her family and friends. Vanessa’s attention to detail, dedication, and overall joy has often contributed to the success of the firm.
Fun Facts: Vanessa enjoys decorating the office for the holidays and drinking Starbucks.
Hakeem was born and raised in the Bronx and is currently lives in co-op city. Hakeem is a Senior at Monroe College in New Rochelle majoring in Criminal Justice. Hakeem is responsible for making sure all of our clients’ medical records are received and entered into the case management system in a timely fashion. He also spends time ensuring that the case management system is up to date by organizing and tracking files for important deadlines. Hakeem plans on attending law school after college. When he is not working, Hakeem likes to spend time with his family watching sports.
Fun Facts: Hakeem played varsity football and his favorite NFL team is the Patriots.
Anthony has lived in New Rochelle all of his adult life. Anthony was born in Bogotá, Colombia and came to the United States as a young boy. Anthony is responsible for his own caseload as well as all of the initial intake paperwork on new matters. He ensures that Personal Injury Protection benefits are in place for all of the SLG clients. He enjoys long walks on the beach and listening to music. Anthony makes sure to passionately fight for our client’s rights and just compensation. When he is not working, Anthony also performs spoken word and works with various mediums of the arts.
Fun Facts: Anthony enjoys eating foods from all over the world and writing his own music.
Matt is a 2021 graduate of Hamilton College where he majored in economics and government and was a member of the Dean’s List and Pi Sigma Alpha, the political science national honor society. While at Hamilton, Matt played baseball, and was awarded the baseball senior exemplary athlete award. Matt has a passion for public service and worked on Capitol Hill and several political campaigns, including Andy Kim and Pete Buttigieg. He also plans to attend law school in the near future. When Matt is not working, he loves spending time with his family, friends and his dogs. Matt’s hard work, attention to detail, dedication, and ability to understand complex legal issues quickly has made him an indispensable part of the team.
Fun Facts: Matt is a fan of the NY Yankees and enjoys running and cooking.