Gerry Grunsfeld

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Medical Malpractice Attorney in Brooklyn, NY

Lazar Grunsfeld Elnadav LLP
 | 1795 Coney Island Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11230-6557
Phone: 718-947-7476
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2016 - 2018
Selected to Rising Stars: 2014 - 2015
Licensed Since: 2003
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (60%),
  • Intellectual Property Litigation (40%)
Attorney Profile

As one of the co-founders of Lazar Grunsfeld Elnadav LLP, Gerry Grunsfeld is dedicated to serving clients in Brooklyn and throughout the New York metropolitan area with their legal needs in personal injury and intellectual property matters. An attorney who has worked for more than a decade representing the defense in medical malpractice and personal injury cases, Mr. Grunsfeld now helps those who have been injured through the negligence of another party to obtain fair compensation.

Mr. Grunsfeld graduated from the school of law at King's College in London, one of the top law schools in the United Kingdom. As an attorney, Mr. Grunsfeld has worked on some of the largest medical malpractice and personal injury cases in New York. He has handled complex cases involving children who died or were born with severe brain injuries due to medical malpractice, construction workers seriously hurt in workplace accidents, and people killed or seriously injured in rollover crashes while using off-road vehicles.

When Mr. Grunsfeld joined the plaintiff's bar in 2012, he brought with him the knowledge and insight that come with more than 10 years of experience working for the Defense Bar. He currently serves as one of the principal attorneys at Lazar Grunsfeld Elnadav LLP and leads its litigation department.

Mr. Grunsfeld also has a thriving intellectual property litigation practice, particulary in the areas of trademark litigation and copyright litigation. 


Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice (60%)

Intellectual Property Litigation (40%)


Selected to Super Lawyers for 3 yearsmiddle-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 2 years

Super Lawyers: 2016 - 2018 Rising Stars: 2014 - 2015

Email Me

To: Gerry Grunsfeld
Super Lawyers: Potential Client Inquiry

About Gerry Grunsfeld

Admitted: 2003, New York

Professional Webpage:

Honors and Awards:

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 2003
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 2003
  • New York, 2003

Representative Clients:

  • UTC Fire & Sec. Americas Corp., Inc. v. NCS Power, Inc., WL 423349, S.D.N.Y., 2012 Lifeguard Licensing Corp. v Ann Arbor, WL 3748480 [SDNY July 8, 2016] Lifeguard Licensing Corp. v Kozak, WL 3144049 [SDNY May 23, 2016] Ann Arbor T-Shirt Co., LLC v Lifeguard WL 1323784 [ED Mich Apr. 5, 2016] Pfeifer v Groisman, 123 AD3d 684 [2d Dept 2014]

Educational Background:

  • Law Kings College London, L.L.B., 2001
Find Me Online
Website -


  • “Gerry Grunsfeld is an extremely detail oriented and well organized plaintiff's med mal attorney. Gerry is extremely well versed in the nuances of med mal law. I have personally referred numerous cases to him.”
  • “Gerry is a great attorney dedicated to upholding the law while vigorously representing his clients. He is very knowledgeable and experienced in the field of medical malpractice and has won great settlements for his clients.”
  • “experienced and excellent lawyer - has obtained settlements on cases rejected by other lawyers”
  • “This year, Gerri obtained a settlement of 750k for wrongful death and a 700k for failure to diagnose cancer.”
  • “Outstanding attorney”
  • “Gerry is a very meticulous and conscientious attorney who devotes himself fully to his cases and his clients.”
  • “Highly detailed, competent and knowledgeable attorney”

These comments were made by fellow attorneys during the annual nomination process.

Office Location for Gerry Grunsfeld

1795 Coney Island Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11230-6557

Phone: 718-947-7476


Gerry Grunsfeld:

Last Updated: 1/15/2017

Page Generated: 0.22143793106079 sec