Senior Attorney Medical Malpractice
Ellen Sundheimer was born in Suffolk County, New York. She moved to Queens when she was young and has returned to her roots in Suffolk County. Ellen graduated from CUNY School of Law in 1998 and was admitted to the New York State bar in 1999. She is also admitted to the Federal District Court in the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York. Ellen is a member of the NYS Bar Association.
Prior to attending law school, Ellen was employed for twenty years managing various medical practices, including orthopedic, rheumatology and general surgery.
During law school she specialized in the health care curriculum and was employed as a student intern at NYC Corporation Counsel in the medical malpractice unit. After law school she began her legal career as a defense attorney and soon thereafter decided that her calling was to represent plaintiffs in medical malpractice actions.
Ellen is part of the firms medical malpractice unit where she litigates in all areas of medical malpractice.