Albert Aquila is a top medical malpractice lawyer who has won millions of dollars on behalf of his clients since he joined Sullivan Papain Block McGrath & Cannavo as an associate in 1994.
He became a member of the firm 2002, and because of his hard work and successful results, was asked by his fellow members to lead one of the firm’s medical malpractice departments. Mr. Aquila is a proven litigation expert with a keen ability to prepare and try medical malpractice cases in all areas of medicine. His work extends to the product liability arena as well when the cases involve defective medical devices used by physicians. Admitted to practice in the state and federal courts in New York, Mr. Aquila has been recognized as a top medical malpractice lawyer by both Super Lawyers magazine and The Best Lawyers in America.
Areas of Practice
- Plaintiff’s Personal Injury
- Medical Malpractice
- Product Liability
$4.6 Million Settlement — Obtained a $4.6 million settlement for a woman who lost an arm and suffered a stroke as a result of a hospital’s failure to treat a blood clotting disorder.
$2.35 Million Settlement — Obtained a $2.35 million settlement for the family of a man who suffered a fatal heart attack as a result of the failure to properly diagnose his cardiac symptoms.
$1.55 Million Settlement — Obtained a $1.55 million settlement for the family of a woman who died as a result of not receiving proper medication while hospitalized.