Gordon & Silber has specialized in the defense of complex medical malpractice cases since the firm's inception in 1974.

  • Retained in over 5,000 medical malpractice cases, with approximately 500 current matters.
  • Counsel to virtually all of the largest insurers of physicians in New York State, including , Physicians' Reciprocal Insurers, Medical Liability Mutual Insurance Company, Federation of Jewish Philanthropies (FOJP) and Medical Malpractice Insurance Pool.
  • G&S represents various hospitals including Mount Sinai Medical Center, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, Montefiore Medical Center, Peninsula Hospital, Phelps Memorial Medical Center and Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital.
  • Committed to developing close professional relationships with the medical practitioners we defend.
  • Attorneys with an in-depth understanding of the medicine.
  • An array of in house medical resources, including full time nurse paralegals, state-of-the-art medical library and access to experts in every medical field.
  • Partners with particular expertise in the defense of psychiatrists and ophthalmologists.
  • Unparalleled experience in the field of dental malpractice.
  • Sub-speciality in professional licensing and misconduct hearings.
  • Charter Participant in 2010 New York State Medical Liability Reform and Patient Safety Pilot Program.