Poonam Sethi



Poonam Sethi is an associate in the New York office of Lewis Brisbois. Her practice focuses on New York State labor law/construction litigation and general liability matters. Prior to joining Lewis Brisbois, Ms. Sethi represented premises and business owners, municipal entities, general/construction managers, and construction subcontractors in labor law, premises liability, personal injury, aviation, employment law, products liability and commercial litigation matters.

Primary Area(s) of Practice

  • General Liability

Additional Experience


New Jersey

New York


Secretary of the South Asian Bar Association of NY

Awards & Honors

Poonam was a staff editor of the Cardozo Public, Law, Policy and Ethics Journal, received the Ruth Gotthelf Scholarship, and was also an ARESTY scholar and a Bloustein Scholar.


Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law

Juris Doctor, 2014

Rutgers University

Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, 2011

Foreign Languages

  • Hindi
  • Urdu
  • Punjabi