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Ross S. Wagner


Ross Wagner is an associate in Coffey Modica’s New York office. He represents clients in complex matters involving construction litigation, product liability, transportation, premises liability, and excess liability and casualty. Ross handles cases from initial investigations through motion practice, trial, and resolution. He has successfully briefed and conducted oral arguments in appeals before the Supreme Court, Appellate Division.

200 E Post Road, Suite 210
White Plains, NY 10601



Prior to joining Coffey Modica, Ross focused on workers’ compensation defense in both government and private practice. He specialized in prosecuting denied claims and assessing construction injuries. Ross has extensive experience eliciting testimony from injured workers, witnesses, and medical providers. He has drafted legal memoranda, appeals, and rebuttals and litigated fraudulent misrepresentation cases before the Board.

During law school, Ross worked as a student attorney at Hofstra Law School’s Youth Advocacy Clinic, representing young immigrants seeking Special Immigrant Juvenile Status and lawful permanent residency. He also served on the Journal of International Business and Law.

Ross received the Gold Public Service Award and the Ruskin Moscou Faltischek Award for Outstanding Appellate Advocacy for his public service legal work and involvement in Moot Court.

Outside of law, Ross enjoys reading about American history and is an avid baseball fan.


  • New York


  • Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University, JD

  • Binghamton University, BA