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Stephanie Z. Roberge

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Medical Malpractice Attorney in New Haven, CT

Kennedy Johnson Schwab & Roberge, LLC
555 Long Wharf Drive, 13th Floor
New Haven, CT 06511
Phone: 203-865-8430
Fax: 203-865-5345
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2018 - 2022
Licensed in Connecticut Since: 1990
Practice Areas: Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff, General Litigation, Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
Attorney Profile

An award-winning attorney, Stephanie Z. Roberge focuses her work on representing clients who have suffered instances of medical negligence as well as other personal injury incidents. She is a partner at Kennedy, Johnson, Schwab & Roberge, L.L.C., where she takes cases throughout the State of Connecticut.

In 1987, Ms. Roberge earned a Bachelor of Science from the University of Rhode Island, where she received a Bachelor's of Science in Pharmacy. She went on to receive a Juris Doctor from the Quinnipiac University School of Law in 1990.

While Ms. Roberge excels in all aspects of civil litigation, her medical background makes her an especially formidable foe in medical malpractice cases. She has the scientific knowledge as well as practical experience necessary to hold negligent parties accountable for mistakes. Her caseload has involved essentially all areas of medicine, including obstetrics and gynecology, oncology,general surgery, neurosurgery, internal medicine, emergency medicine, cardiology and orthopedics. In addition, she works on all types of complex personal injury cases, including claims of sexual assault, wrongful death, motorvehicle injuries and claims against the state.

As a result of her accomplishments, Ms. Roberge has been invited for membership in the most prestigious trial lawyers associations, including ACTL- the American College of Trial Attorneys, ABOTA-the American Board of Trial Advocates and the International Academy of Trial Lawyers; and, she has been recognized by Best Lawyers in America as one of the top personal injury lawyers in the country. Admitted to practice before all federal and state courts in Connecticut, as well as the state of New York, Ms. Roberge is prepared to take a claim wherever it needs to go in order to serve the best interest of the client. In negotiations and litigation, she always prioritizes the client’s needs. 

Active in the legal community, Ms. Roberge is a member and officer of the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association, the Connecticut Bar Association and  the New Haven County Bar Association.

Practice Areas
  • 80%Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff
  • 10%General Litigation
  • 10%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
Focus Areas

Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Delayed or Incorrect Diagnosis, Informed Consent, Litigation, Animal Bites, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Dram Shop Laws, Construction Accident, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff


5 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2018 - 2022

Certificates and Credentials

About Stephanie Z. Roberge

First Admitted: 1990, Connecticut

Professional Webpage:

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • CTLA co-chair and lecturer- numerous continuing education seminars. Topics have included-Medical Malpractice, Depostions of Experts, Suing the State, Daubert and Porter challenges,Voir Dire, Premises Liability

Special Licenses/Certifications

  • Licensed pharmacist Rhode Island, 1987
  • Connecticut Bar, 1990
  • US District Court, Connecticut, 1991
  • NY Bar, 1991
  • Southern District of New York, 2018
  • Licenced pharmacist in Connecticut , 1989

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Connecticut, 1990
  • U.S. District Court District of Connecticut, 1991
  • New York, 1991
  • ABOTA- American Board of Trial Advocates, 2015
  • ACTL-American College of Trial Attorneys, 2018
  • International Academy of Trial Lawyers, 2019
  • Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association (CTLA)-Board of Governors, Executive Committee,Medical Malpractice Committee, Continuing Legal Education Committee,Officer (Treasurer)
  • Best Lawyers in America, Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice 2018-2020, 2018
  • Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • Connecticut Bar Association, Member
  • American Association for Justice
  • New Haven County Bar Association, Member

Educational Background

  • Quinnipiac University School of Law, 1990
  • University of Rhode Island, School of Pharmacy, B.S. Pharmacy, 1987


  • American College of Trial Attorneys, ACTL- One of the premier legal associations in North America.  Fellowship in the College is extended by invitaion only and only after careful investigation, to those experienced trial lawyers of diverse backgrounds, who have mastered the art of advocacy and whose professional careers have been marked by the highest standards of ethical conduct, professionalism, civility and collegiality.  Lawyers must have a minimum of fifteen years trial experience before they can be considered for Fellowship. Membership in the College cannot exceed one percent of the total lawyer population of any state or province. There are currently approximately 5,800 members in the US and Canada.    , Fellow, American College of Trial Attorneys, 2018
  • Membership by invitation only. The Academy limits membership to 500 fellows from the US., Fellow, International Academy of Trial Lawyers, 2019
  • ABOTA-Recognized as one of the most prestigious organizations for trial lawyers.Membership by invitation only to select group of trial lawyers in the country. Criteria include high personal character, honorble reputation and extensive amount of trial experience. , Member, American College of Trial Advocates, 2015
  • Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice, Best Lawyers in America, 2020
  • Personal Injury, Best Lawyers in America, 2019
  •  Personal Injury, Best Lawyers in America, 2018


  • Medmal-State of CT-settlement/stipulated judgment-$975,000, 2017
  • Medical Malpractice (cardiology), wrongful death -jury verdict, $2,500,000, 2015
  • Municipal fall on sidewalk, jury verdict, $143,000, 2014
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Office Location for Stephanie Z. Roberge

555 Long Wharf Drive
13th Floor
New Haven, CT 06511

Phone: 203-865-8430

Fax: 203-865-5345

Last Updated: 5/15/2022

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