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About Fumuso Christesen LLP

Since its formation in 1970, the Fumuso Christesen LLP Law Firm has grown steadily, emphasizing stability and legal excellence. The firm presently consists of 25 attorneys, including 9 Partners who have been with the firm from ten to over forty years. Our trial lawyers are amongst the most successful in New York and a number of Partners have received Super Lawyer designation by Super Lawyers Magazine and the New York Times.

Today the Firm has the distinction of being one of the most established and successful medical malpractice and personal injury defense firms in the Greater New York City Metropolitan Area.

Selected By New York Magazine As One Of New York’s Top Law Firms

Fumuso Christesen LLP is recognized by Bench, Bar and print media as a leader in a wide range of important practice areas, including Medical Malpractice Defense, General Liability Defense, Appellate Practice, and Professional Licensure and Disciplinary Defense.

We offer a full array of quality legal services to insurance companies, physicians and podiatrists, hospitals and nursing homes, dentists and oral surgeons, physicians assistants and allied healthcare professionals, municipalities, social service agencies, and professionals with private practice.

Our attorneys reside throughout the New York City metropolitan area and are engaged on a daily basis in litigation on Long Island, the five boroughs of the city of New York and in Westchester and upstate counties. These lawyers are well-recognized as being among the most experienced, able and successful in the region. We regularly take verdicts in high-exposure cases and have a better than 88 percent success rate.

Counsel To The Professional Community Since 1970

Partners in the firm have achieved various Distinctions and Honors, and frequently lecture at programs sponsored by State and Local Bar Associations, law schools and medical schools. As a service to our clients, we have frequently presented Risk Management Seminars at many hospitals, nursing homes and insurance companies.

All of these impressive credentials have combined to make Fumuso Christesen LLP one of the premier defense law firms in New York. Learn more about our individual members by accessing our various web page links.

To learn more about our firm or to set up a consultation, contact us by calling Fumuso Christesen LLP.