Altea Di Stefano



Altea Di Stefano is an associate attorney practicing on general and commercial liability and insurance coverage matters. She represents insurance companies and policyholders in all aspects of the claims process, from case assignment to settlement and/or trial. In this capacity, Ms. Di Stefano defends actions involving first and third-party insurance coverage, premises and products liability, motor vehicle accidents, construction and labor law, and asbestos.

Ms. Di Stefano graduated in law from the University of Parma, in Italy. She was the recipient of the Erasmus scholarship in 2016 and the Over World scholarship in 2018. Upon graduation from law school, Ms. Di Stefano moved to New York where she pursued the LL.M. at Fordham University School of Law.


Law School: Fordham University School of Law – LL.M. – 2020

University of Parma, Italy – Law Degree, Giurisprudenza – 2019

Hofstra Law School – Exchange law student – 2018

University of Lapland, Finland – Exchange law student – 2016


Admissions: New York, 2022

United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, 2023

United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York, 2023


Membership: Columbian Lawyers Association of the First Judicial Department (Member of the Board of Directors)

New York City Bar Association (Fashion Law Committee)

New York Women’s Bar Association (Programs and Events Committee; Litigation Committee)


Languages: English, Italian