Having tried and litigated major cases in all areas of personal injury law, including medical, hospital, and dental malpractice, Michael brings decades of professional experience to the Firm’s formidable talent base. He is a seasoned attorney who has been affiliated with several prestigious law firms in New York, including serving for more than a decade as Partner at a firm specializing in insurance defense services.
Known for effectively representing both individual physicians and institutional clients, Michael’s 34+ years experience includes:
· Extensive history of defending health care clients against a variety of high-exposure malpractice allegations.
· Broad exposure to all areas of personal injury law, including medical, dental and hospital malpractice; premises liability; products liability; labor law; and municipal liability.
· Successful defense of doctors in cases against both former patients and corporate adversaries.
· Demonstrated track record in successfully defending cases involving allegations of product defect and/or product misuse.
Beyond his legal work, Michael is also a dedicated educator, regularly providing training and counsel to physicians and hospital personnel on the subjects of professional liability and lawsuit prevention.
Michael has been selected to the New York Super Lawyers list since 2020, earning the respect of his peers as one of the top-rated attorneys in the nation. He is admitted to practice in New York and New Jersey.