Debra L. Wabnik

Debra L. Wabnik: Attorney with Stagg, Terenzi, Confusione & Wabnik, LLP AV stamp icon
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Debra Wabnik is a partner at Stagg, Terenzi, Confusione & Wabnik, LLP. She represents clients in federal and state courts in New York and New Jersey, as well as federal courts in Connecticut. She also represents clients in administrative forums such as the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the New York State Division of Human Rights. Debra has handled numerous appellate matters before the Appellate Division, First and Second Departments. Her practice areas include general litigation, employment discrimination, Uniform Commercial Code, Truth in Lending, Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, Fair Credit Reporting Act, and banking and credit card litigation.
Debra is a graduate of Hofstra University of Law, where she was a member of the Labor Law Journal and Editor of the Entertainment Law Digest. She received her undergraduate degree from the State University of New York at Binghamton, where she graduated with honors.
Debra completed advanced commercial mediation training and is a member of the Southern District of New York Mediation Panel, as well as the New York State Commercial Division Mediation Panels in Nassau, Suffolk, New York and Westchester counties.
Debra sits on the Board of Directors of BiasHELP, Inc. and the Long Island Network of Community Services, Inc., both not-for-profit agencies.

(Also at New York Office)

Areas of Practice (6)

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Banking Litigation
  • Employment Litigation
  • Appellate Practice
  • Mediation
  • Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
516-812-4504  Phone
University Attended:
State University of New York at Binghamton, B.A., with honors, 1990
Law School Attended:
Hofstra University School of Law, J.D., 1993
Year of First Admission:
2003, U.S. District Court of New Jersey and U.S. District Court of Connecticut; 2006, U.S. District Court Northern District of New York; 1994, New York; 1994, U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York and U.S. District Court Southern District of New York; 1993, New Jersey; 2009, United States Supreme Court; 2005, U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit; 2010, U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
New York City, New York State and American Bar Associations.
Birth Information:
Freeport, New York, February 21, 1968
Reported Cases:
Kurz v. Chase Manhattan Bank, 324 F.Supp.2d 444 (S.D.N.Y. 2004); DePierro v. Bank of New York, 308 A. D.2d 430, 764 N.Y.S.2d 208 (2d Dep't 2003); Charles & Boudin v. Meyer, 307 A.D.2d 272, 762 N.Y.S.2d 421 (2d Dep't 2003); Beaumont v. Citibank, N.A., 21 WL 1488153 (S.D.N.Y. 2001 ); Doremus v. Town of Oyster Bay, 274 A.D.2d 390, 711 N.Y.S.2d 443 (2d Dep't 2000); Delvecchio v. Bayside Chrysler Plymouth Jeep Eagle, 271 A.D.2d 636, 706 N.Y.S.2d 724 (2d Dep't 2000); Neama v. Town of Babylon, 266 A.D.2d 364, 698 N.Y .S.2d 163 (2d Dep't 1999); Moawad v. Rx Place, 1999 WL 342759 (E.D.N.Y 1999); Mouradian v. Astoria Federal Sav. and Loan, 91 N.Y.2d 124, 667 N.Y.S.2d 340 (1997); and Alfie's Original Souliers, Inc. v. Fleet Bank, 1996 WL 263004 (S.D.N.Y. 1996.
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover
  • Free Initial Consultation

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