Tina S. Bhatt Member New York
Phone: 212.238.4800 Fax: 212.238.4848 tbhatt@lcbf.com

Tina works closely with her clients and strives to advocate for both their short and long term interests.  She handles all aspects of pre-trial litigation, including depositions, settlement, and dispositive motion practice.  She also has experience litigating complex, multi-party actions.  Her practice focuses on employment law, professional malpractice, civil rights, and construction defect litigation in both state and federal court.

Prior to joining the firm, Tina served as a law clerk to the Honorable United States Magistrate Judge Joan M. Azrack, where she assisted the Court and prepared judicial opinions in a wide variety of criminal and civil matters, including an action arising out of a six billion dollar Ponzi scheme perpetrated against a major American financial institution and a sixty million dollar commercial contract dispute involving a Fortune 500 company.  Prior to law school, she served as a neutral investigator with the New York City Civilian Complaint Review Board, where she investigated allegations of police brutality and misconduct.

Practice Areas


New York, 2009
U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York
U.S. District Court Southern District of New York
U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit

Published Works

Amending TRIPS: a New Hope for Increased Access to Essential Medicines, 33 BROOK. J. INT’L. L., 597, 2008

Associations and Professional Activities

New York County Lawyers' Association

Honors and Awards

Notes and Comments Editor, Brooklyn Journal of International Law

CALI Excellence Awards in Trial and Appellate Advocacy


J.D., Brooklyn Law School, Brooklyn, New York, 2008

B.A., University of Virginia, 2003