Sullivan Papain Block McGrath Coffinas & Cannavo P.C.
Ms. Walling has a unique advantage when it comes to medical matters: She started her career as a registered nurse, an experience that took her to the bedsides of critically ill patients and burn victims. She also taught nursing skills to students and nursing professionals. And she researched nutritional and metabolic issues in critically ill and burn patients, authoring and co-authoring scholarly chapters and articles on nursing and nutrition. This first-hand knowledge gives Ms. Walling an unparalleled depth of understanding of medical procedures that she has used to her clients’ advantage. She has helped recover millions of dollars in a series of successful medical malpractice actions since joining the firm in 2001. Ms. Walling, who became a member of the firm in 2011, is based at the firm’s Garden City, N.Y., office.Areas of Practice