Vigorito, Barker, Patterson, Nichols & Porter, LLP is proud to announce that Bhalinder Rikhye, Michele McEnroe and Nicole E. Martone have have joined the firm. Mr. Rikhye joined the firm as a Partner in the Manhattan office. Prior to joining VBPNP Mr. Rikhye focused on representing hospitals, physicians, and other healthcare providers in New York State. He writes and argues appeals and motions in the trial and appellate courts of the State of New York, including its highest court. He is a founding member of The Asia Society’s Council on US-India Education, and the convener of two symposia at the New York City Bar Association.
Ms. McEnroe joined as a Partner in the Manhattan office. Prior to joining VBPNP Ms. McEnroe worked at two New York City law firms, practicing medical malpractice defense, general liability defense, and construction injury defense. She then spent three years as a Senior Analyst at AIG, managing complex construction defect litigation defense and insurance coverage issues for a number of developers and construction subcontractors across the country.
Ms. Martone has joined the firm as an Associate in the Long Island office. Prior to joining VBPNP Ms. Martone specialized in the defense of claims against major health care facilities in the New York City metropolitan area, as well as individual physicians, nursing homes and other professionals.
We are delighted to welcome Bhalinder, Michele and Nicole aboard!