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Roy S. Schuchman
rschuchman@sszl-law.com
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Admitted to the New York Bar (1979)
United States District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York

Education: 
Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY (B.A., Cum Laude, 1975)
New York Law School, NY, NY (J.D., 1978). 

Member:
DRI - The Voice of Defense Bar

Mr. Schuchman is a senior trial attorney specializing in the defense of nursing homes and long term care facilities in response to claims under New York Public Health Law.  He was previously a senior trial attorney at his two prior firms specializing in the defense of physicians, dentists, podiatrists, nurses, ambulatory care centers and nursing homes. He has been trying cases in New York State for almost thirty years. 

Mr. Schuchman represents his clients in phases of litigation including discovery, motion practice and depositions.  He has conducted hundreds of depositions on behalf of his clients, in complex medical malpractice, insurance coverage, long term care, toxic tort/environmental, products and general liability lawsuits.  Mr. Schuchman has extensive appellate experience as well, having argued cases in the New York Court of Appeals, Appellate Division First and Second Departments and United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.

Mr. Schuchman has coordinated and created defense strategies that have resulted in beneficial settlements on behalf of his clients thereby saving millions of dollars in indemnity payments. Mr. Schuchman has represented many insurance companies directly in coverage disputes.

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