Ellen Sundheimer

Ellen Sundheimer is a senior attorney at Finz & Finz, P.C., with more than 20 years of experience in the prosecution of complex medical malpractice cases. Ms. Sundheimer is a zealous advocate on behalf of the firm’s clients, many of whom have tragically suffered from life-altering injuries due to medical malpractice.

Ms. Sundheimer collaborates closely with the senior trial attorneys and legal nurse consultants at Finz & Finz, P.C., together with some of the nation’s leading medical experts, to develop legal theories in support of the firm’s medical malpractice cases. She is a talented draftsperson and excels at preparing pleadings, discovery and trial documents. In addition, Ms. Sundheimer regularly conducts examinations before trial of key target defendants.

Ms. Sundheimer earned her Juris Doctor from the City University of New York, where she specialized in healthcare law and interned in the medical malpractice unit of the New York City Corporation Counsel. Prior to her tenure as an accomplished attorney, Ms. Sundheimer spent 20 years managing the offices of medical professionals, including offices specializing in orthopedics, rheumatology and general surgery.

Ms. Sundheimer was born in Suffolk County and raised in Queens County, New York. She later returned to her roots and currently resides in Coram, New York. Ms. Sundheimer’s greatest joy is spending time raising her grandson, Cameron.

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Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
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  • City University of New York
    • Juris Doctor
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Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New York State Bar Association