Welcome Video

Checkout our new welcome video.

Susan Dennehy represents patients and their families who have suffered serious harm as a result of medical negligence by a doctor or healthcare institution. She began her own firm in 1996, and for the past nineteen years has successfully handled cases involving failure to diagnose serious medical conditions, wrongful death, infections, and birth injuries. She seeks justice on behalf of her clients and believes that shining a light on preventable medical errors and systematic hospital negligence works to improve the medical system. Susan is rated as AV Preeminent by her peers, ranking her at the highest level of professional excellence. She is a former a television journalist and lectures nationally on medical and legal issues. Susan also publishes articles on trial strategy and medical issues.

About Susan Dennehy

In 1996, she began her own firm, the Dennehy Law Firm. The firm is devoted exclusively to representing patients and their families in medical safety cases. Her diverse legal experience for both sides gives her a unique perspective on the practice of medicine and the rules that regulate doctors and hospitals. 
Susan has lectured nationally on courtroom strategies and has taught trial skills to law students at Cardozo School of Law’s annual trial program. She is a member of the award winning TRIAL magazine publication committee and is a reviewer and author.
Susan Dennehy has achieved the “AV® Peer Review Rating,” the highest distinction awarded by Martindale-Hubbell®. The “AV peer review rating shows that a lawyer has reached the height of professional excellence…and is recognized for the highest levels of skill and integrity.” She is also listed in the 2011 Martindale-Hubbell® Bar Register of Preeminent Women Lawyers and is recognized as one of New York’s Women Leaders in the Law®, 2013 and 2014.

    You May Also Like