Krebs, Jean Denise

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Jean D. Krebs


111 Great Neck Road, Great Neck, NY 11021
P: 516-393-2256

Litigation and Arbitration

Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
(J.D., cum laude, 2020)
School of Health Professions & Human Services at Hofstra University
(M.P.H., with distinction, 2020)
State University of New York at Binghamton
(B.A., magna cum laude, 2016)

New York

New Jersey (Pending)

New York State Bar Association
Nassau County Bar Association
American Health Law Association


Jean Krebs joined Garfunkel Wild, P.C. as an Associate in 2020. She is a member of the firm’s Litigation and Arbitration Practice Group, which represents clients in all phases of civil litigation before both state and federal courts, as well as alternative dispute resolution bodies.  Ms. Krebs’ practice focuses on health care and employment law, including managed care reimbursement, contract disputes, internal investigations, and compliance with health care and employment laws and regulations.

Ms. Krebs is a graduate of the State University of New York at Binghamton (B.A., magna cum laude, 2016), Hofstra University School of Law (J. D. 2020), and Hofstra University School of Health Professions and Human Services (M.P.H., with distinction 2020) where she was a Senior Associate Editor of the Hofstra Law Review and an Advanced Fellow for the Gitenstein Institute for Health Law and Policy. While in law school, she also held health care focused internships with the General Counsel of PM Pediatrics, Northwell Health’s Office of Legal Affairs, and the Health Care Bureau of the New York State Attorney General’s Office.

Currently, Ms. Krebs serves as a Senior Fellow for the Gitenstein Institute of Health Law & Policy at Hofstra University School of Law.


  • Co-authored, Avoiding Pandemic Predicaments, Outpatient Surgery Magazine, May 2021
  • Racial Disparities in Payment Source of Opioid Use Disorder Treatment among Non-Incarcerated Justice-Involved Adults in the United States (co-author), Journal of Mental Health Policy and Economics, Volume 23, Issue 1, February 2020.
  • Any Man Can Be a Father, but Should a Dead Man Be a Dad?: An Approach to the Formal Legalization of Posthumous Sperm Retrieval and Posthumous Reproduction in the United States, Hofstra Law Review, Volume 47, Issue 2, Fall 2018.