MS. CARMEL’S practice primarily focuses on personal injury, premises liability, motor vehicle accident and general negligence. Ms. Carmel is admitted to practice law in the State of New York.
Prior to joining Brody & Branch, Ms. Carmel worked in-house at Touro College and University Systems, a non-profit institution of higher and professional education, in New York City. There, she concentrated on employment law matters, specifically Title VII claims, commercial real estate transactions and Article 78 proceedings involving the New York State Department of Education.
Ms. Carmel earned her Juris Doctorate from Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center. During her last year of law school, she worked in the Law Center’s Bankruptcy Clinic where she represented indigent clients in Chapter 7 Bankruptcy cases and was also selected as a recipient of the New York State Bar Association, Trusts & Estates Law Sections Fellowship, in which she was granted the opportunity to intern in the chambers of the Honorable Rita Mella at the New York County Surrogate’s Court in New York City.
Ms. Carmel completed her undergraduate degree at Emory University, and grew up in Thornhill, Ontario, Canada.