Posted on Tuesday, December 15th, 2020 at 8:17 pm
Hillary M. Nappi
Hillary M. Nappi is an associate at Hach & Rose, LLP and practices in the area of complex civil litigation. Passionate about giving a voice to those who have been silenced too long, Ms. Nappi zealously advocates for survivors of childhood sexual abuse. She is currently litigating many cases against several entities – both public and private – in wake of New York State’s recent passage of the Child Victims Act.
Ms. Nappi earned her Bachelors of Science Degree in Criminal Justice from Pace University’s Pleasantville Campus in 2005. In the spring of 2013, Ms. Nappi received her Juris Doctor from Pace University School of Law (now the Elisabeth Haub School of Law). Ms. Nappi was a participant in NAAC Moot Court Competition and a member of Pace Law School’s Moot Court Board. During law school, Ms. Nappi was also heavily involved in the ABA through its Law Students Division where she was the Second Circuit Lt. Governor for Non-Traditional Law Student Relations from 2011 through 2013.
Ms. Nappi is admitted to the Bars of the states of New York and New Jersey, and to the United States District Court for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. Prior to joining the Firm, Ms. Nappi spent nine years working at the law offices of Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP. While in law school, Ms. Nappi worked as a legal assistant/paralegal to the firm’s Chairman, David Boies. After her admission to the bar, Ms. Nappi was promoted to Staff Attorney. As a Staff Attorney, Ms. Nappi worked on large complex litigation matters as well as conducted regulatory investigations. In 2015, Ms. Nappi joined the firm of Tilem & Associates P.C. where she honed her trial skills in the areas of criminal defense, commercial litigation, family law, and estate litigation. In 2018, Ms. Nappi was named “Top 40 Under 40 Criminal Defense Attorneys” by National Trial Lawyers and a 2018 Super Lawyers Metro Rising Star.