New York, NY WW/Press/January 18, 2022 – Donna H. Clancy, Attorney with The Clancy Law Firm is recognized and distinguished in the Top Attorneys of North America 2021-2022 edition by The Who’s Who Directories.
The Clancy Law Firm located in New York City represent clients in personal injury law solely on behalf of plaintiffs after working for small law firms handling various litigation matters, including commercial litigation, criminal, matrimonial and personal injury and employment law. The specialized practice of both personal injury and employment law promotes a synergy that focuses on analyzing damages and liability based upon violations of a multitude of statutes designed for the protection of the individual’s safety, equality and human rights. The firm focuses on individual presentation and maximization of a victim’s damages, whether bodily injury, emotional distress and/or loss of earnings. Fighting for what’s right is central to The Clancy Law Firm’s values. The firm is committed to achieving justice for our clients.
Donna H. Clancy founded her law firm in 1994 specializing in personal injury law solely on behalf of plaintiffs after working for small law firms handling various litigation matters, including commercial litigation, criminal, and matrimonial. In 1997, Ms. Clancy expanded her practice to employment law on behalf of plaintiffs. She is admitted to the New Jersey Bar, 1990, the U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey, 1991, New York State, 1991, the U.S. District Court, Southern District, 1992, and the U.S. District Court, Eastern District, 1992.
Prosecuting violations of employee rights has strengthened Ms. Clancy as an advocate to multinational corporations to improve their employment practices for the dual benefit of both employees and employers. Under certain exclusive circumstances, Ms. Clancy will serve as an advisor to companies in need of guidance that demonstrate serious commitment to promoting diversity and equality in the workplace. Such union of purpose and alignment promotes advocacy for human rights while implementing best management practices, thereby improving performance while avoiding the costs and burden of protracted litigation. Her focus has always been championing individuals rights.
Ms. Clancy will also serve as a neutral mediator, internally investigate an employee’s claims or complaints filed with management or Human Resources, prepare findings and provide a report with an independent recommendation to amicably resolve the claim.
Ms. Clancy also offers practical training, recommendations and strategies to corporations seeking to better their employment practices and improve the efficacy of their Human Resources as well as the litigation strategies of their General Counsel.
Ms. Clancy received her J.D. from Pace University School of Law, 1990 and B.S. in Finance from New York University Stern School of Business, 1987. She is a member the National Employment Lawyers Association (NELA), the American Bar Association, the New York State Trial Lawyers Association, and the New York State Bar Association, Labor & Employment Law Division.
Ms. Clancy also holds two Board Positions for national organizations promoting women-owned businesses: she is a Member of The Women’s President Organization, WPEO Financial Committee, and is Secretary on the Board of the National Minority Business Council (NMBC).
Utilizing her business and financial background, Ms. Clancy founded her own broker dealer, Clancy Financial Services, Inc. Member FINRA, NASDAQ, SIPC, (CFS) in 2005. CFS provides financial services to large institutions. As Sole Shareholder, Ms. Clancy is CFS’s General Counsel and handles all aspects of the Firm’s legal, FINRA regulatory and other securities related matters. Ms. Clancy also serves as General Counsel for Dermott W. Clancy, Corp., a NYSE Member broker dealer operating on the Floor of NYSE.
The Top Attorneys of North America, a New York based publication, distinguishes and profiles leading attorneys who have reached a recognizable degree of success and leadership in their field. The directory is valued for promoting awareness of the accomplishments within the North American legal community.