Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Jaskot was the Managing Attorney and lead litigator in an 80 person insurance defense and general litigation law firm. She was responsible for representing clients in complex legal actions relating to insurance defense and medical malpractice lawsuits. There Ms. Jaskot was the strategic thought leader on concepts, practices, and procedures involved in insurance malpractice defense litigation. Moreover as the Managing Attorney, Ms. Jaskot was integral to the development and implementation of firm best practices, and litigation and trial strategy and tactics.


Ms. Jaskot earned her Juris Doctorate from Pace University School of Law. She received her Bachelor of Arts, from University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario where she graduated with distinction.


Ms. Jaskot, Esq. is admitted to practice before the New York State Courts, and before the United States Courts for both the Eastern District and Southern District. She is a member of the New York State Bar Association, Association of Arbitrators.


Ms. Jaskot is fluent in the Polish language and has a working knowledge of the French language.

Katherine M. Jaskot has more than 14 years of experience in insurance defense, medical malpractice, and civil litigation matters. She also has extensive experience in jury trials, bench trials, and arbitration matters.  At Pacheco & Lugo, PLLC, Ms. Jaskot’s primary practice is dedicated to general civil litigation, including insurance defense, municipal litigation, commercial, tort, and appellate practice.

Telephone: 1 (718) 855-3000