Founding Attorney

Donna H. Clancy

For the last 25 years, Ms Clancy has represented plaintiffs in various civil litigation matters, specializing in employment and personal injury matters.

Ms. Clancy founded her law firm in 1994 specializing in personal injury law solely on behalf of plaintiffs after working for small law firms handling various litigation matters, including commercial litigation, criminal, matrimonial and personal injury.  In 1997, Ms. Clancy expanded her practice to employment law on behalf of plaintiffs.

The specialized practice of both personal injury and employment law promotes a synergy that focuses on analyzing damages and liability based upon violations of a multitude of statutes designed for the protection of the individual’s safety, equality and human rights.  The firm focuses on individual presentation and maximization of a victim’s damages, whether bodily injury, emotional distress and/or loss of earnings.

Utilizing her business and financial background, Ms. Clancy founded her own broker dealer, Clancy Financial Services, Inc. Member FINRA, NASDAQ, SIPC, (CFS) in 2005. CFS provides financial services to large institutions. As Sole Shareholder, Ms. Clancy is CFS’s General Counsel and handles all aspects of the Firm’s legal, FINRA regulatory and other securities related matters. Ms. Clancy also serves as General Counsel for Dermott W. Clancy, Corp., a NYSE Member broker dealer operating on the Floor of NYSE.

Ms. Clancy holds two Board Positions for national organizations promoting women-owned businesses: she is a Member of The Women’s President Organization, WPEO Financial Committee, and is Secretary on the Board of the National Minority Business Council (NMBC).

Bar Admissions

State of New Jersey, 1990

U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey, 1991

New York State, 1991

U.S. District Court, Southern District, 1992

U.S. District Court, Eastern District, 1992


Pace University School of Law, J.D., 1990

New York University Stern School of Business, B.S., Finance, 1987

Professional Organizations

National Employment Lawyers Association (NELA)

American Bar Association

New York State Trial Lawyers Association

New York State Bar Association, Labor & Employment Law Division

New Jersey Bar Association, Labor & Employment Law Division