Christopher T. McGrath

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Special Professor of Law

Phone: 516-463-5858


Christopher T. McGrath, a partner in the law firm of Sullivan Papain Block McGrath & Cannavo P.C., was also recently named to the 2007 issue of New York Super Lawyers which is awarded to the top 5 percent of attorneys in the state who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Mr. McGrath has also been named one of the leading plaintiff’s personal injury and medical malpractice lawyers in America and was featured in The New York Times’ “Long Island’s Ten Leaders in Civil Trial Law.” Mr. McGrath has appeared as a commentator on Court TV (now truTV) and NBC News, among other news shows, and has chaired and lectured at programs in personal injury and medical malpractice sponsored by bar associations across the metropolitan area. In addition, in obtaining a string of multimillion-dollar verdicts and settlements, Mr. McGrath has earned a stellar reputation in the legal community, as well as numerous awards. He has been certified in Trial Advocacy by the National Board of Trial Advocacy, is a member of the Million Dollar Advocate Forum, has achieved an AV rating by Martindale Hubbell and has been ranked as a “Top Ten Civil Lawyer” by Digital Press. Mr. McGrath is the past president of the Nassau County Bar Association and past chair of the Medical Legal Supreme Court and Judiciary Committee, and presently sits on the judicial screening committee for the New York State Court System as well as the Nassau County Bar Association.