Jesse D. Capell

Jesse D. Capell: Attorney with Heidell, Pittoni, Murphy & Bach, LLP


A Partner with the firm, Jesse D. Capell represents individual healthcare providers and hospitals in complex medical malpractice lawsuits. Mr. Capell has tried multiple medical malpractice cases to verdict, and has a demonstrated history of obtaining favorable results for his clients. Before becoming a partner with the firm, Mr. Capell was an in-house medical malpractice trial attorney for a major medical corporation. Mr. Capell began his legal career in public service working for the New York City Law Department where he handled a variety of civil matters, including labor disputes and employment discrimination lawsuits. Mr. Capell has been selected as a Rising Star in Health Care Law in Super Lawyers Magazine.

Areas of Practice (3)

  • Commercial Litigation & General Liability
  • Healthcare and Risk Management
  • Medical Liability Defense

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(212) 286-8585  Phone
Law School Attended:
Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, J.D., 2005
Year of First Admission:
2006, New York State and Federal Courts
Reported Cases:
Verdicts & Cases: Motion to Dismiss Granted in Bronx County HPM&B recently obtained an order of dismissal of a case against a major municipal corporation and a neurological surgeon. Plaintiff alleged that defendants improperly performed a posterior thorac-lumbar fusion in 2008, which required plaintiff to undergo a second corrective surgery in 2009. Plaintiff's counsel filed a Notice of Claim with the municipality's comptroller's office; not with the municipal corporation. Plaintiff's counsel then filed a Complaint in the Supreme Court - Bronx County. After the statute of limitations expired, HPM&B moved to dismiss for failure to serve a proper Notice of Claim.
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