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Tracey Steinberg, Esq. became licensed to practice law in New York State in 1997. Her first job after law school was as an associate in an insurance defense firm, where she picked a jury just 3 days after she was admitted to the New York State Bar. That case settled. But soon after, Tracey won a defense verdict and her enthusiasm for litigation was solidified. She then worked for 2 plaintiffs’ firms and that is where she learned about per diem attorneys who were able to handle court appearances and depositions all day every day. In 1999, Tracey’s passion for litigation drove her to became a per diem attorney. She was so successful as a per diem attorney that she often had to hire other court lawyers to successfully handle the overflow of cases. Tracey has personally handled well over 15,000 court appearances and depositions for hundreds of law firms. She has met many court appearance professionals over the years and has hand-picked an elite team of “court attorney regulars” who know the judges and their courtrooms intimately throughout N.Y.C., L.I. and Hudson Valley. Tracey knows how important it is to have a network of trustworthy attorneys available to help handle cases during busy times. She understands how demanding and relentless litigation is and she created PerDiemFirm.com to make litigation easier for small law firms and solo practitioners.