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Jeena R. Belil

jeenabelil@jeenabelil.com
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Phone: (631) 828-5552
Fax: (631) 514-3615

150 Motor Pkwy, #401
Hauppauge, New York 11788

Ms. Belil's areas of practice include Plaintiff's Personal Injury, New York No-Fault and Uninsured Motorist Law, subrogation, medical and auto insurance coverage disputes.

She is admitted to the New York State Bar. She received a B.A. degree from Rowan University and J.D. degree from Touro College, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center.

Ms. Belil is formerly associated with AutoOne Insurance, as Managing Counsel, and Travelers Insurance, as First Party New York Regional Coordinator. In those positions, Ms. Belil was responsible for the management and organization of the New York No-Fault case handling structure that serves as the template for the defense of first party claims. In addition, Ms. Belil has been instrumental in the management and preparation of many cases that have established the benchmark for defending arbitrations and suits and investigating and prosecuting No-Fault fraud.

Ms. Belil has presented seminars and round table conferences on diverse topics such as First Party Examinations Under Oath, Using Evidence at Uninsured Motorist Framed Issue Hearings and Arbitration, and Insurance Fraud. Ms. Belil has also represented the interests of Plaintiff clients in Personal Injury litigation from inception through trial.

Since 2007, Jeena has used her prior insurance defense experience in representing New York State Healthcare Providers and the patients they treat in the areas of personal injury, no-fault and worker’s compensation collections.

Jeena has Given Numerous Presentations to Fellow Lawyers, Insurance Company Claim and SIU Staff Including:
  • "Birth of a Law Practice" panel speaker, Suffolk County Bar Association, May, 2009
  • "The Spaghetti Theory of Denial Wording in No Fault"
  • "What Exactly Is Mallela Anyway?"
  • "What to Expect at a No Fault Trial"
  • "What to Expect at a SUM Framed Issue Hearing"
  • "The Life of a No Fault Bill"
  • Best Practices in the preparation of AAA No Fault Conciliation packages
  • Best Practices in referring Examination Under Oath assignments to counsel
  • Best Practices in referring UM/SUM assignments to counsel
Jeena is a Contributor and Guest Blogger on These Websites:
  • AVVO
  • Build a Solo Practice
  • No Fault Paradise
  • Justia
  • JD Supra
  • Port Jefferson Patch
Education

J.D., Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center, 1994

B.A., Rowan University, 1991

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice New York, 1995
Federal Court, NY Eastern District, 2010
Professional & Bar Association Memberships

New York State Bar Association
Member Since: 1995

Languages
English
Featured Cases and Matters

Client: N. Schwab
Citation: Schwab v Silva 2016 NY Slip Op 04196 Decided on June 1, 2016, Appellate Division, 2d Department
Description: Denial of motion for summary judgment on liability overturned by Appellate Division


Client: Ivy Medicine, P.C.
Citation: Ivy Medicine, PC a/a/o Saber v. The Travelers
Year: 2018
Description: Verdict for Ivy Medicine P.C. after trial.


Client: J. Alexander
Citation: Alexander v. Guzewicz
Year: 2015
Description: After prevailing on motion for summary judgment on issue of liability, I obtained settlement for full policy limits of $ 100,000.00. Hit to rear automobile accident. Exacerbation of prior knee conditions aggravated by accident and requiring surgery.


Client: J. Rossi
Year: 2017
Description: $97,000.00 settlement on hit to rear with extensive prior neck and back conditions aggravated by accident.

Featured Pro Bono Activities
Superstorm Sandy Volunteer Attorney
Client Reviews
★★★★★
What do I think about Jeena? Well, she is just awesome. In all seriousness, I have known Jeena for several years through the Greater NYC legal community and have worked with her on matters. She is a knowledgeable, compassionate and passionate advocate. I recommend her without hesitation. Cari Rincker
★★★★★
Jeena Belil has been instrumental with retrieving payments for no fault claims that were either short paid or not paid at all to me as a provider. As a Personal Injury Attorney, she has helped several of my patients during the worst time in their life after a motor vehicle accident. I do not hesitate to call her for her services and definitely recommend her to anyone who would need her expertise. Kris Johnston
★★★★★
I know Jeena as a colleague through several solo and small firm attorney listservs. She is consistently responsive to inquiries and ready to share her expertise and insight to help others. God forbid I'm ever in an accident in New York, but if I am I will be calling Jeena. Deborah Matthews