Firm member Marie Ng is a leading expert in the areas municipal liability and premises hazards and heads one of the firm’s General Negligence departments.
A highly experienced and accomplished trial attorney, she has brought to Sullivan Papain invaluable trial skills gained at the nation’s largest municipal law office, the New York City Law Department Office of The Corporation Counsel. And her efforts have resulted in millions of dollars in settlements and verdicts on behalf of her clients in such diverse practice areas as construction-site accidents, medical malpractice, and police and fire-related accidents. Ms. Ng’s work has made her a sought-after advisor for her fellow lawyers and as a teacher in continuing legal education programs. Ms. Ng joined Sullivan Papain in 1988 and became a member of the firm in 1992.
Areas of Practice
- Plaintiff’s Personal Injury
- Medical Malpractice
- Premises Liability
- Product Liability
Wrongful Death — Recovered $25 million for the wrongful death of a husband and father of three young children, and for severe burn injuries suffered by his infant daughter, in an apartment building gas explosion.
Recovered $4.2 million — Recovered $4.2 million for young girl hit by a MTA bus while on a bicycle, suffering severe scarring and multiple fractures of her elbow.
Recovered $4 million — Recovered $4.2 million for young girl hit by a MTA bus while on a bicycle, suffering severe scarring and multiple fractures of her elbow.
Recovered $4 million — Recovered $4 million for construction worker thrown over a cement mixer due to an improperly operated construction site resulting in seriously disabling injuries including leg fractures requiring multiple surgeries.