Paul E. Blutman is the resident partner in Rawle & Henderson’s Long Island office. He concentrates his practice on the defense of medical and dental professionals, hospitals, nursing homes, products manufacturers’ liability, premises liability, toxic torts, auto liability, and commercial and business litigation.
He lectures to medical and dental professionals, hospitals, and corporations on liability issues. He has also lectured as a faculty participant for the Hofstra University School of Law/NITA trial advocacy program for 25 years.
Mr. Blutman is a member of the New York State Bar Association, Nassau County Bar Association, Queens County Bar Association and the New York County Bar Association.
He is also a founding member of the New York State Medical Defense Bar Association. He is a recipient of the Hofstra University School of Law Distinguished Alumni Award, OMSNIC Rising Star Award and the Hofstra Law Distinguished Faculty Award. Mr. Blutman has been rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell for over 25 years.
He was selected as a 2016 Legal Eagle in Medical Malpractice by Long Island Pulse Magazine in the publication’s annual rating of the region’s best attorneys. In addition, Mr. Blutman was featured in New York Magazine’s 2015 Legal Leaders issue as a Top Rated Lawyer in Medical Malpractice. He was listed as a “Top Rated Lawyer” by American Lawyer and The New York Law Journal in 2016. In addition, he was listed as a “Top Rated Lawyer” by the New York Law Journal in 2017.
He is admitted to practice in the courts of the State of New York, as well as the Federal Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.
Hofstra University, J.D., 1977
Hofstra University, B.A., cum laude, 1974
Nassau County Bar Association
Queens County Bar Association
New York County Bar Association
New York State Bar Association
American Bar Association
Medical Professional Liability Association