Senior Supervising Counsel
Roberta Mueller is the Senior Supervising Counsel at NYLPI. Roberta has worked at NYLPI since 1999. Her areas of practice include rights of individuals with developmental disabilities, Medicaid and Medicare, special education, and the rights of nursing home residents. She serves as co-counsel to the Willowbrook class and, with Patterson Belknap, to a class of foster children with developmental disabilities. Prior to coming to NYLPI, Roberta served as the Litigation Director for a large rural legal services program where she litigated in a variety of areas including HIV discrimination, consumer law, public benefits, and Health Law. She received her B.A. from Swarthmore College and her J.D. from New York University School of Law.