Robert E. Fein

Of Counsel

  • Office Contact Info
  • Biography

    Robert Fein is Of Counsel in the Westchester office of GRSM and is a member of the Professional Liability Defense practice group.  Robert is admitted to practice law in the State of New York and in New York's Federal Courts (SDNY and EDNY).

    Robert brings more than twenty years of experience to GRSM representing New York hospitals, long-term care facilities, ambulatory surgery centers, physicians, podiatrists, oral surgeons, chiropractors, nurses, physician assistants and social workers in all areas of professional/medical malpractice litigation throughout New York.  He also has represented clients in front of the New York Office of Professional Discipline (OPD) and in front of the New York State Office of Professional Medical Conduct (OPMC).  Robert has also been an invited lecturer at NYC hospitals to speak to resident physicians and attending physicians about current issues in medical and dental malpractice.


    • New York
    • U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
  • Practice Areas
  • Representative Experience

    Representative Case Citations:

    • Diaz v. Tessler, 2023 NY Slip Op 23331 (Supreme Court, Bronx County) 
    • Garner v. Benchabbat,M.D., (Kings County Index No. 502793/17 (2022)
    • Taffola v. Weissberg, M.D., 172 A.D.3d 2019 (2nd Dept. 2019)
    • Manne v. Berkowits School of Electrolysis, 165 A.D.3d 531 (1st Dept. 2018)
    • McCarthy v. Kerrigan, D.O., 2019 NY Slip Op 09346 (3rd Dept. 2018)
    • Steinberg v. Scarsdale Acupunture, (Westchester County Index No. 52017)
    • Meah v. Aleem Construction, Inc. 105 A.D.3d (2nd Dept. 2013)
    • Costello v. Kirmani, M.D., 54 A.D.3d 2008 (2nd Dept. 2008)
    • Dinerman v. Jewish Board, 55 A.D.3d 530 (2nd Dept. 2008)
    • Novikov v. Maimonides Medical Center, 2008 NY Slip Op 03611 (2nd Dept. 2008)
    • Heyward v. Ellenville Community Hospital, 215 A.D.2d 967 (3rd Dept. 1995)
  • Education


    J.D., Syracuse University College of Law, 1991

    B.A., Political Science, SUNY Binghamton, 1988