Joan M. Ruddy Of Counsel




Joan Ruddy has extensive experience defending physicians, hospitals, nursing homes and medical professionals in all aspects of complex malpractice litigation. Over more than 25 years as a litigator, she has successfully defended physicians before the Office of Professional Medical Conduct, the Office of Professional Discipline and the New York State Office of the Medical Inspector General. 

Joan has specialized knowledge of regulatory compliance in the state of New York along with superior communication, negotiation, presentation and alternative dispute resolution skills. She uses her vast knowledge of civil procedure and legal theories to facilitate resolution, saving clients significant legal expenses.