Altagracia Pierre-Outerbridge

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Altagracia Pierre-Outerbridge

Associate
Location:
New York, New York
Phone:
212-551-1203
Fax:
212-551-8484
E-mail:

Altagracia Pierre-Outerbridge joined Rosenberg & Estis, P.C. in 2019 and is an associate with the firm's Litigation Department. Ms. Pierre-Outerbridge has represented residential tenants, tenant associations and commercial tenants in all aspects of summary proceedings, HP proceedings and Supreme Court litigation, including class actions, Article 78 proceedings, DHCR and HPD cases and appeals at the Appellate Term and the Appellate Division. She has also litigated in the realm of foreclosure and construction. Ms. Pierre-Outerbridge has represented clients before the New York City Commission on Human Rights.

In addition to her diverse portfolio as a tenant-side litigator, Ms. Pierre-Outerbridge has extensive leadership experience, having directly supervised attorneys and paralegals in all stages of housing court and administrative proceedings. While offering courtroom advocacy and litigation advice to attorneys in a mentorship capacity, Ms. Pierre-Outerbridge provided written feedback on motions for over 400 cases. Ms. Pierre-Outerbridge is known for her aggressive litigation style and no-nonsense courtroom persona. Ms. Pierre-Outerbridge is also skilled at negotiating settlements where they make sense.

Notable Work

  • Highbridge Apts. Equities LLC v. Oliver, 2017 NYLJ LEXIS 2737 (Civ. Ct, Bronx County 2017) 

Prior to joining Rosenberg & Estis, Ms. Pierre-Outerbridge was an associate with Himmelstein, McConnell, Gribben, Donoghue & Joseph LLP.

Areas of Practice

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Real Estate Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2007
  • New Jersey, 2006
  • District of Columbia, 2007
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 2011

Education

  • City University of New York School of Law at Queens College
    • J.D. - 2006
    • Honors: C. Bainbridge Smith Scholarship
  • Manhattan College, Riverdale, New York
    • B.S. - 2002
    • Honors: Branigan Scholar
    • Honors: Modern Foreign Language Scholar
    • Honors: Presidential Scholar
    • Major: Biology/French
    • Minor: Chemistry
  • Zicklin School of Business, Baruch College, New York, New York
    • M.B.A., Master of Business Administration - 2010
    • Major: Taxation

Classes/Seminars

  • Answers in Housing Court, 12-14-2016
  • Overview of Common Types of Housing in New York City and Impact on Tenants’ Rights, 7-11-2016
  • Special Topics in Holdovers: A discussion of trending and timely topics in holdovers affecting NYC tenants- The Roommate Law, 5-19 and 5-22-2017

Honors and Awards

  • Nassau County Legislature Citation for Outstanding Service to Community

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New York City Bar Association, Member