Melanie Frassanito

Ms. Frassanito focuses her practice on the defense of professional malpractice claims brought against physicians, nurses, dentists and hospitals. Ms. Frassanito has 13 years of experience as a litigator. She has handled all aspects of complex litigation, including drafting successful dispositive motions regarding standard of care and causation, examining trial witnesses and identifying persuasive expert witnesses.

Ms. Frassanito’s clients appreciate her attention to detail and knowledge of the complexities of medical malpractice litigation. As a native New Mexican, Ms. Frassanito is passionate about representing those health care providers and hospitals dedicated to serving the citizens of New Mexico.



Areas of Practice

  • Medical Malpractice
  • General Litigation
  • Dental Malpractice
  • Insurance Defense

Education

  • University of Kansas, Juris Doctorate, 1999
  • University of New Mexico, B.A., 1996

Admissions

  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • United States District Court for the District of New Mexico
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit