Afaf Sulieman is Of Counsel in the Firm’s New York City office.
Ms. Sulieman has fifteen years of litigation experience in the areas of professional liability, medical malpractice, health care compliance, labor law, construction accident and defect litigation, premises liability, products liability, general liability and insurance defense. Ms. Sulieman also represents insurance companies in third-party practice and indemnification proceedings. Her efforts have led to dozens of defense verdicts and dismissals by trial and by motion. She also has experience in Appellate Practice, and has successfully filed and argued cases before the New York State Appellate Courts.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Sulieman was senior attorney and Of Counsel to two prominent AMLAW 200 firms, and served as in-house Claims Counsel in the Risk Management Department of a New York State health care system. She also obtained her CHC certification (Certified in Health Care Compliance) from the Compliance Certification Board, and previously served as a private health care compliance auditor and consultant to physicians, out-patient surgical centers, health care providers, and insurance companies. Ms. Sulieman received her pharmacy degree from Rutgers University and has ten years of hospital experience as a clinical pharmacist.