Mike Giordano

Unparalleled Experience Within Your Industry

At Legal Medical Associates, we strive to deliver one-of-a-kind services designed to benefit lawyers, doctors, and patients involved in medical malpractice and personal injury cases. Led by an attorney and trained neurosurgeon, our firm provides industry-specific knowledge to those who need added insight on a particular legal matter. Our mission is multifaceted—we aim to provide our clients with unique perspectives, dependable service, and informed counsel based on decades of professional experience. We offer analysis and advice where it really matters, helping clients avoid costly and time-consuming litigation whenever possible, and facilitating an agreeable resolution for all parties.

As a licensed lawyer and board-certified neurosurgeon, Dr. Michael Giordano—our founder and president—has distinguished himself in several professional arenas. He received his BS in bioengineering from Columbia University, his MD from New York University, his MBA from Yale, and his JD from the University of Connecticut School of Law. After completing his neurosurgical residency at Washington University, Mike held a private practice in neurosurgery for several years. From there he entered the field of medical device development and eventually attended law school. With his extensive training, Mike understands what it’s like to work in a high-risk specialty, and he is well-acquainted with the legal concepts that govern  the practice of medicine and the healthcare industry.

Mike’s powerful combination of legal and medical training has benefited countless clients throughout the course of his career. He has been actively reviewing personal injury and medical malpractice cases for over 10 years, including several years at one of Connecticut’s most respected personal injury firms. He previously founded a medical device company and managed an FDA-approved IDE trial. Mike’s varied background provides him with first-hand insight into the market forces that drive the medical device, pharmaceutical, and healthcare delivery industries.

Mike’s proud service in the U.S. Navy, culminating in the rank of Captain, adds up to over 30 years of combined active and reserve service. His various naval assignments include submarine medical officer, diving medical officer, and neurosurgeon in OIF. He has also held several assignments with the Marines including Battalion, Regimental, and Group surgeon billets. He was last deployed to Afghanistan as the dedicated surgeon of a Marine infantry battalion in 2011-2012. In 2016-2017, Mike was recalled to active duty to serve as the Force Surgeon for U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Central Command. He holds qualifications as a submarine medical officer, Navy diving medical officer, and Fleet Marine Forces Officer.

With such a rare combination of hands-on experience within diverse industries where law and medicine interact, you can trust the expertise Mike Giordano brings to the table. Our team also includes an experienced mediator with over 30 years of experience as a litigator at one of Connecticut’s largest and most prestigious firms. Contact Legal Medical Associates for a comprehensive analysis of your case. With our skills at your disposal, we’ll work together to devise a winning strategy.