Summo, Nicholas M.

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Nicholas M. Summo


111 Great Neck Road, Great Neck, NY 11021
P: 516-393-2594

411 Hackensack Avenue, 5th Floor, Hackensack, NJ 07601
P: 201-883-1030

350 Bedford Street, Suite 406A, Stamford, CT 06901
P: 203-316-0483

Litigation & Arbitration
Employment Law

Emory University School of Law
(J.D., 2017)
Order of Emory Advocates
St. John’s University
(M.A., History, 2014)
St. John’s University
(B.A., History, magna cum laude, 2013)
Dean’s List (2009-2013)
Phi Alpha Theta

New York

New Jersey

United States District Court, Southern District of New York
United States District Court, Eastern District of New York

New York State Bar Association
American Health Lawyers Association

Nicholas M. Summo is an Associate at Garfunkel Wild, P.C., which he joined in 2018. He is a member of the firm’s Litigation and Arbitration and Employment Law practice groups.

Mr. Summo represents and counsels clients on a wide-range of issues in both federal and state court, administrative proceedings, arbitrations and mediations, as well as internal investigations relating to sexual harassment and other personnel issues.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Summo served as an Assistant District Attorney in Bronx County, New York, where he investigated and prosecuted hundreds of criminal cases.

Mr. Summo received both his B.A., magna cum laude, and M.A. from St. John’s University and his J.D. from Emory University School of Law. While in law school, Mr. Summo was a member of Emory’s Moot Court Society and Supreme Court Advocacy Program, where he co-authored a United States Supreme Court amicus brief in support of certiorari.


  • Physicians Convicted of Patient Deaths from Opioid Overdoses, American Bar Association’s Health Law Litigation- Section of Litigation Vol. 16 No. 2 (2020) (with Leonard M. Rosenberg)
  • Keep Calm and Carry On: The Trump Administration, the New High Court, and the Second Amendment (Sunday Splits, 2017)
  • Providing Context, Whether FRE 106 Applies to Oral Statements (Sunday Splits, 2017)