Since joining Floyd, Pflueger & Ringer in 2013, Nabeena Banerjee has devoted her practice to representing healthcare providers in medical malpractice cases and in Department of Health investigations. Nabeena is a partner in the firm. She is licensed to practice in Washington and in New York. She is a member of the Washington Healthcare Risk Management Society and the South Asian Bar Association of Washington.
Nabeena began her career as an attorney at a consumer bankruptcy firm in New York City where she represented bankruptcy petitioners at 341 hearings, and litigated Fair Credit Reporting Act claims in federal court. Nabeena also assisted the firm in preparing class action lawsuits against Equifax, Experian and Trans Union.
From 2006 to 2011, Nabeena was an associate at Jaffe & Asher, LLP in New York, where she litigated cases involving breach of joint venture agreements, condominium/cooperative law, disputes between landlords and their employees, breach of promissory notes, personal injury and collections. Nabeena successfully defended against several appeals and was involved in the following published decisions: Abbas Corp. v. Michael Aziz Oriental Rugs, Inc., 820 F. Supp. 2d 549 (S.D.N.Y. 2011); Morgan Stanley & Co. v. Feeley, 75 A.D.3d 417, 906 N.Y.S.2d 13 (1st Dep’t 2010); Breytman v. Olinville Realty, LLC, 99 A.D.3d 651, 952 N.Y.S.2d 205 (2d Dep’t 2012). After relocating to Seattle in 2012, she spent a year as a commercial litigation attorney before joining our firm.
Nabeena graduated cum laude from Wellesley College in 1999 with a double major in Japanese and Political Science. At Wellesley, she received First Year Academic Distinction and was selected by faculty as a department tutor for the French and Japanese Departments. She was also a soprano with the Wellesley College Choir, Chamber Singers and Collegium Musicum.
In 2004, Nabeena received her law degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she was named to the Dean’s List, and was a member of the Pro Bono Board and the First Amendment Law Review. Nabeena also won a Best Attorney Award in her law school’s 1L Moot Court Competition.
Nabeena enjoys spending time with her husband and family, cooking, reading, and singing. She trained for many years in Indian Classical Vocal Music, and was a soloist with the Asavari School of Music in New York. She was also a soprano with the Capitol Hill Choral Society in Washington, D.C.