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Ann D. Schattner

Ann D. Schattner

Special Counsel

Phone: (631) 232-0200

Fax: 631-232-1305


Ann D. Schattner is Special Counsel at Fumuso Christesen LLP, with over 30 years’ experience in the defense of medical malpractice matters. Ms. Schattner handles all aspects of case management from the inception of a case through to trial. She handles the most complex of medical malpractice litigation in all specialty fields, representing physicians, hospitals, professional entities, nurses, physician assistants and other health care related professionals. She is involved in cases through to resolution whether by discontinuance, dismissal, settlement, mediation or trial. Ms. Schattner handles all aspects of case pleadings, discovery, motion practice, depositions and expert conferences.

Areas Of Practice

  • Medical Malpractice 85%
  • Dental Malpractice 10%
  • General Liability 5%

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1986
  • District of Columbia, 1988
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1987
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1990


  • George Washington University National Law Center, Washington, District of Columbia
    • J.D. – 1986
  • Clark University, Worcester, Massachusetts
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts – 1983
    • Honors: Semester Honors
    • Major: History

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New York State Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

  • Mooney Perry & Hirschhorn, Associate, 1986 to 1987