Michael F. Grady Partner



Michael Grady is an accomplished trial lawyer with vast experience in civil litigation. He has tried numerous complex cases to verdict, including claims of medical malpractice, catastrophic construction accidents, product liability, school and municipal liability, civil rights matters, police brutality claims, premises liability and automobile liability. Michael’s depth of knowledge in defending medical malpractice claims coupled with the firm’s heritage and continued strength in insurance defense attracts a growing clientele, including nationally renowned physicians and premier teaching hospitals. He also represents dentists, nurses, paramedics, podiatrists, radiologists, pathologists, counselors, social workers and other members of the allied health professions as well as managed care organizations and privately run emergency rooms.

Michael likewise represents owners and operators of long-term care facilities, assisted-living facilities and hospitals in New York and surrounding states in lawsuits that involve allegations of medical negligence, corporate negligence, administrative negligence, inadequate staffing, wrongful death and statutory violations of residents’ rights.

Before joining Wilson Elser, Michael was the managing partner at a highly regarded New York personal injury defense firm, overseeing all aspects of case management for the medical malpractice and general liability divisions. He also served as an assistant district attorney with the Westchester County District Attorney's Office, handling cases in the Organized Crime and Homicide Bureaus.

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