John Gizunterman focuses his practice in the areas of Medical Malpractice and General Liability litigation.
Mr. Gizunterman graduated from Stony Brook University in 2002 with a B.A. in History and Political Science. In 2005, he received his J.D. from St. John’s University School of Law. Prior to law school, he served as a Senior Military Intelligence Analyst in the United States Army and New York National Guard.
Mr. Gizunterman concentrates on the defense of hospitals and physicians in complex medical malpractice litigation involving birth related injuries, wrongful death, pressure ulcers, and failure to diagnose.
Mr. Gizunterman is an active member of various local and state bar associations. He currently chairs a medical malpractice subcommittee at the Association of the Bar of the City of New York dedicated to reducing defense costs associated with litigation. Prior to joining Furman Kornfeld & Brennan LLP, Mr. Gizunterman worked as a litigation associate in the New York City office of a medical malpractice defense firm.
Mr. Gizunterman is admitted to practice law in New York state and before the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.