Carissa Taffel

Case Manager/Office Manager

Ms. Taffel began her career in the law field soon after graduating from Stony Brook University in 1999.  In the ensuing 20 years, Ms. Taffel has specialized in the area of personal injury.

Ms. Taffel joined Edelman, Krasin, and Jaye over fifteen years ago.  She holds the titles of both Office Manager and Case Manager. As an integral part of the settlement team,  Ms. Taffel helps clients to maximize the value of their cases. She negotiates top dollar settlements on a daily basis. In doing so, Ms. Taffel has developed many negotiation strategies and techniques, ensuring thousands of successful outcomes. Her forward thinking and determination have been critical in advancing the continued growth of Edelman, Krasin & Jaye. 

Ms. Taffel prides herself in assisting clients throughout the entirety of their cases, helping them to navigate the process, and addressing any concerns they may have along the way. 

Professional Credentials

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury Litigation
  • Real Estate Law

Education & Bar Admission

  • St. Johns University Law School
  • SUNY Binghamton University, Management

Past Employment Positions

  • Edelman, Krasin & Jaye, PLLC, Clerk, 2006

Associations & Memberships