Nancy Sciocchetti Shareholder

Nancy's Practice Areas

Nancy is a senior partner and supervisor of our Health Law practice. She concentrates in the area of health care and general corporate enterprise development and transactions, representing both for-profit and not-for-profit clients in corporate business transactions, including corporate formation; joint ventures; sales, mergers and acquisitions; buy-sell agreements; real estate transactions, leasing and financing; certificate of need; licensing and the operation of health care facilities. Her clients include corporate clients, individual healthcare practitioners, owners and administrators of health care facilities, mental health facilities, senior residences, assisted living facilities, home care services agencies, and physicians’ groups. Nancy has spoken on topics involving health care licensing, corporate formation, not-for-profit corporate issues, Sarbanes-Oxley compliance, and various issues in health law to trade association groups, and to the Albany County and New York State Bar Associations.

Nancy  is recipient of the 2016 Kimberly A. Trioisi-Paton Leadership Award presented by the Capital District Women’s Bar Association.  She is recipient of the Legal Aid Society Distinguished Service Award and is listed in the publication Outstanding Young Women in America. Nancy is a Treasurer of the Saratoga County Bar Association where she serves on their Executive Committee and chairs the annual Law Day event as well as serves as Delegate to the New York State Bar Association House of Delegates. She serves on the New York State Bar Association’s Women on Law Committee.  Nancy is  active involved in a number of local and national charitable organizations. She is past President of the Italian-American Bar Association, the Brown School Board of Trustees, the Board of Directors of Susan G. Komen Foundation Race for the Cure, the Junior League of Albany and Schenectady Cancer Foundation.


  • Albany Law School
  • Siena College

Nancy's Locations


  • United States District Court for the Northern District of New York
  • New York State

Memberships / Professional Associations

  • Saratoga County Bar Association – Treasurer
  • New York Bar Foundation – Fellow 2016
  • Saratoga County Bar Association – Delegate to NYS Bar Association House of Delegates 2015 – Present
  • New York State Bar Association – Member, Committee on Women In the Law 2014 – Present
  • New York State Bar Association, CLE Committee – Board Member 2014 – Present
  • Italian American Bar Association – Past President 2006 – Present
  • National Health Law Association – Member 2004 – Present
  • Albany County Women’s Bar Association – Member 2000 – Present
  • New York State Bar Association – Member 1999 – Present
  • Saratoga County Bar Association – Secretary 2015 – 2015
  • Schenectady Cancer Society – Board of Directors 2009 – 2015


Kimberly A. Troisi-Paton Leadership Award

  • By Capital District Women’s Bar Association of the State of New York2016

Corporate Partner Award      

  • By Brown School 2013

Outstanding Community Service Award  

  • By Little Sister’s of The Poor 2012


  • “Provider Strategies and Access to Government Loan and Grant Programs”
    Financial Managers Annual Conference & Exposition 2016
  • “Difficult Decisions We Make As We Age”
    Women’s Bar Association of New York Convention 2015
  • “New York’s Nonprofit Revitalization Act: What You Need to Know Now”
    Association for Community Living Member Webinar 2014
  • “Roles and Responsibilities of Not-for-Profit Board of Directors”
    Northeast String Orchestra Board of Directors Meeting 2014
  • “Non Profit Law Changes”
    ACLAIM 35th Annual Education Conference 2014
  • “Governance in the Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector: Overcoming the Issues that Challenge the Performance of Nonprofit Boards”
    University at Albany Rockefeller College Symposium 2013
  • “Not For Profit Corporate Formation”
    Continuing Legal Education Event 2013
  • “Overcoming the Issues that Challenge the Performance of Non-Profit Boards”
    Association of Community Living Agencies 34th Annual Conference 2013
  • “Board Functions and Best Practices – Right from the Start”
  • Association of Community Living Agencies 33rd Annual Conference 2012

Development of Senior Residential Community

Practice Area: Health care
Date: Jan 01, 2013
Outcome: Successful completion
Description: Licensing, real estate and corporate matters, and offering plan for campus of senior independent living, assisted living and nursing home facilities.

Acquisition of Assisted Living Facility

Practice Area: Health care
Date: Jan 01, 2013
Outcome: Successful transaction
Description: Acquisition of 270-bed assisted living facility in NY. Real estate, corporate matters and licensing with NYSDOH.


The culture of teamwork and collaboration at O’Connell and Aronowitz helps our five office locations assist clients in a myriad of legal disciplines and harness the talents of O’Connell and Aronowitz attorneys across New York State. We offer the experience, resources, and skills to help you protect your rights and your best interests.


54 State Street
Albany, NY 12207

tel: 518.462.5601
fax: 518.462.2670


624 New Loudon Road
Latham, NY 12110

tel: 518.213.8050
fax: 518.213.8048

New York City

111 Broadway, Suite 701
New York, NY 10006

tel: 212.706.6041
fax: 518.462.2670


206 West Bay Plaza
Plattsburgh, NY 12901

tel: 518.562.0600
fax: 518.562.0657

Saratoga Springs

1 Court Street
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

tel: 518.584.5205
fax: 518.584.5441