Melisande Hill

About Us

Sandy was born in Raleigh, North Carolina, where she attended high school, college and law school. She was admitted to the bar in Virginia in 1980 and subsequently moved to New York City and was admitted to the New York bar in 1981. She has lived in New York City since 1980 where she and her husband raised their four children.


On arriving in New York City, Sandy became associated with the firm Lipsig, Sullivan and Liapakis, then the largest plaintiff’s personal injury firm in the City of New York. There, she concentrated in Products Liability and Medical Malpractice, trying her first cases to successful verdict against the City of New York.


The New York Law Firm of Hill & Moin LLP represents plaintiffs who have sustained serious and permanent injuries arising from: falls, work related injuries, automobile accidents and medical malpractice. With more than sixty years of combined experience, they have achieved extraordinary success.


The members of the firm have an outstanding rapport with their clients, who speak highly of their work and often refer their friends and co-workers. They carefully evaluate each case, take the time to know their clients and take pride in these personal relationships. Once the situation is assessed, they have an uncanny ability to quickly zero in on the facts that really make a difference in the case.


When you first enter the firm, you will immediately notice the warm and friendly atmosphere in the new, modern and open offices. The attorneys are compassionate and understanding and know how to aggressively fight for your rights.


The attorneys at Hill & Moin LLP have demonstrated superlative trial and keen negotiation skills. Most importantly, they have the winning intuition that often helps them prevail against the odds.


Hill & Moin LLP has the unique ability to take cases from the outset through litigation, trial and to the appellate courts if necessary.


The firm retains a full-time private investigator as well as a staff of experienced attorneys and paralegals. The attorneys have the experience and the resources to tackle complex catastrophic injury cases. In addition, the multi-lingual staff speaks English, Spanish, & Russian, and is always eager to help.


Practice Areas

Car Accidents Lawyer

Construction Accident Lawyer

Hotel Travel Accidents Lawyer

Slip-and-Fall Accidents Lawyer

Premises Liability Lawyer

Work Place Accidents Lawyer

Wrongful Death Lawyer

Workers Compensation Lawyer

In 1983 Sandy joined the former president of NYSTLA, Gary Pillersdorf in his firm, where she became a partner in 1985. There, she continued her career as a trial lawyer, trying many cases to verdict. She worked on multiple complex plaintiffs’ personal injury cases resulting in multimillion-dollar verdicts and settlements, including the landmark case of Delosovic v. City of New York, which culminated in a $25,000,000 jury verdict in a complex case that involved a roadway defect and a products liability action. In August of 1997 Sandy partnered with Ms. Moin in order to create a firm that is known for meticulous legal work, personalized representation and outstanding results. Sandy has represented plaintiffs at trial on scores of cases and has obtained many 7-figure verdicts for her clients. Sandy has been involved in many landmark decisions, including a Labor Law case that was cited as one of the ten most influential Labor Law cases of the decade. Sandy is frequently known by clients as being “The lawyer in the family”. She is always ready to provide assistance and referrals for all of their legal needs. Sandy’s hallmarks are her excellence as a trial lawyer, her creativity and out-of-the box thinking. Her clients find her easy to communicate with, and willing to fight for their rights even in difficult situations. Sandy frequently prevails where others fail. Her clients can rely on her to know her clients and their cases inside and out.

  • Experience / Tranining :
  • Practise Area : Personal Injury Lawyer, Personal Injury Attorney, Injury Lawyer, Injury Attorney, Car Accidents Lawyer, Construction Accident Lawyer, Hotel Travel Accidents Lawyer, Slip-and-Fall Accidents Lawyer Premises Liability Lawyer, Work Place Accidents Lawyer, Wrongful Death Lawyer, Workers Compensation Lawyer,
  • Certifications :
  • Accident Injury
  • Personal Injury
  • Premise Liability
  • Truck Accident
  • Workers Compensation
  • Wrongful Death