Heather S. Siegel

Heather S. Siegel

Ms. Siegel has been associated with Peter C. Kopff, Esq. since 1999. Ms. Siegel’s practice encompasses all areas of medical malpractice and professional liability defense. She has also handled matters involving general liability, professional liability, insurance law and electronic discovery. Ms. Siegel’s practice includes the defense of health care professionals and hospitals in complex medical malpractice actions from inception up to trial. Ms. Siegel defended major medical centers and hospital institutions in tort and medical malpractice litigation. She received her J.D., in 1998 from Hofstra University School of Law and her B.A. in Psychology and minor in Business Law in 1994 from Hofstra University. She is admitted to practice law before New York state courts, and the United States District Court for the Eastern & Southern Districts of New York.


J.D., Hofstra University School of Law, 1998
B.A., Hofstra University, cum laude, 1994
Lifetime Member of Golden Key National Honor Society and Phi Beta Kappa


Member, Bar of the State of New York, 1999
Member, Bar of the State of New Jersey, 1999
Member, Bar of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York, 2000
Member, Bar of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, 2000

Legal Employment History

2013 Peter C. Kopff, LLC
January 2011 – 2012 Kopff, Nardelli & Dopf LLP Member
December 1999 – December 2010  Kopff, Nardelli & Dopf LLP Associate
May 1999 – December 1999 Marulli, Pewarski & Heubel, P.C Law Clerk
May 1997 – April 1999 Law Offices of Gerard J. Marulli

Legal Associations

Member, New York State Medical Defense Bar Association
Member, Nassau County Bar Association

Litigation Background

Ms. Siegel’s emphasis at Peter C. Kopff, LLC includes litigation, motion practice, depositions, pre-trial discovery and trial preparation of medical malpractice and general negligence cases.