Jennifer Cheong, a senior associate at Russo & Gould, has substantial litigation experience. With her experience in insurance defense she handled a variety of claims including slip/trip and falls, property damage, and contractual disputes. Jennifer also spent years in various roles in the litigation of personal injury and environmental law cases from the perspective of both plaintiffs and defendants.
Jennifer's practice focuses on the representation of claims on behalf of carriers, homeowners associations, property management companies and various contractors for a variety of litigation matters including premises liability, products liability, and automobile liability. As a result, she has developed valuable and transferable skills as well as the ability to exercise good judgment and a strong work ethic. She is responsive to the demands of litigation to ensure that the legal representation and the needs of her clients are met.
In her downtime, Jennifer enjoys science fiction and has a special appreciation of all things Star Trek and Jon-Luc Picard.
On June 1, 2023, Cecil Floyd won a liability defense verdict in the case of Altagracia Vargas v. Michael Dolphin in Civil Court, Kings County, Index No.: 300089/2020 before Hon. Heela Capell. Plaintiff claimed to have sustained personal injuries from a slip-and-fall on ice on the exterior steps of defendant''s premises at 11:00 a.m. on December 31, 2013.