Frances L. Garfinkel is an experienced litigator and trial attorney with over 25 years of experience in the areas of Medical Malpractice, Dental Malpractice and Personal Injury, including cases arising out of motor vehicle accidents and premises liability. Her past experience includes the representation of both plaintiffs and defendants. In addition to private firm experience, Ms. Garfinkel also served as a litigator and trial attorney with the New York City Health & Hospitals Corporation in the Medical Malpractice Litigation Unit.
Since joining the firm, Ms. Garfinkel’s medical based experience has been applied to a broad spectrum of negligence cases, including those stemming from construction accidents, premises liability, motor vehicle accidents and medical malpractice.
Ms. Garfinkel is a graduate of Fordham University School of Law. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Johns Hopkins University and an M.B.A. with a specialization in Health Care Administration from Baruch College/Mt. Sinai School of Medicine.
United States District Court: Southern District of New York
United States District Court: Eastern District of New York
New York State Trial Lawyers Association
New York State Bar Association
Past member, Bronx County Bar Association