Stephanie Gazda is a trial attorney who focuses her practice in toxic tort, products liability, and general liability matters. Stephanie believes that teamwork is essential to providing quality service and efficiently developing a defense strategy for every client.
Stephanie has been involved in asbestos litigation for ten years as both a paralegal and an attorney. She has served as local and national counsel for industrial, marine and aviation companies in toxic tort products liability and premises liability actions. Stephanie has defended these companies in every aspect of litigation, including fact and expert discovery, motion practice, trial preparation, and settlement negotiations. She has handled asbestos claims involving shipyards, chemical plants, marine equipment, aircraft components, boilers, piping, insulation, joint compounds, wiring, general contractors, and commercial suppliers. In addition, Stephanie has helped streamline the discovery process by assisting with document collection and management for national clients.
Stephanie received her law degree from Suffolk University Law School. While in law school, Stephanie worked for the Norfolk District Attorney's Office where she represented the Commonwealth of Massachusetts at arraignments, pretrial hearings and trials in criminal matters. Stephanie was also a member of the Suffolk University Law School National Trial Team where she participated in national mock trial competitions.
- Court and Other Admissions:
- U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut, 2012
U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts, 2012
- Suffolk University Law School , 2011
Honors: Dean's List
- Northeastern University , 2006
Honors: cum laude