Drita has been practicing law since 1997.  She has successfully litigated numerous cases in both state and federal courts throughout New York State, from commencement of lawsuits to discovery, motions, trials and appeals.

Areas Of Practice:

Civil rights, discrimination, harassment/hostile work environment, retaliation complaining of discrimination, First Amendment retaliation (speech, assembly, religion, association), Fourth Amendment (unlawful arrest, malicious prosecution and excessive force), and retaliation on the basis of making either formal or informal complaints of discrimination, personal injury
and consumer bankruptcy.

Bar Admissions:

New York
United States District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts
United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
United States District Court, Northern District


J.D., University of California, Hastings College
of Law, San Francisco, California

B.A., Fordham University at Lincoln Center,
New York, New York

  Drita Nicaj

42 Catharine Street
Poughkeepsie, New York 12601
Phone: (845) 485-4801
Fax: (845) 485-4808
email: dn@nicajlaw.com