Office Location

1050 Franklin Avenue
Garden City, NY 11530
T 516.408.1600
F 516.408.1601

Areas of Practice

Medical Malpractice


Law School:  Chicago-Kent College of Law

Degree Granted:  Juris Doctor (cum laude)

Year Granted:  2015

Undergraduate School:  Western Michigan University  

Degree Granted:  B/A

Year Graduated:  2009

Bar Admissions

1:  New York – 2023

2.  Illinois – 2015

Kurt V. Wakefield


Kurt joined Heidell, Pittoni, Murphy & Bach, LLP as an associate in 2023. His focus is on defending doctors and other healthcare professionals, hospitals, urgent care centers, and healthcare networks.

Kurt handles his clients’ pre-trial litigation needs, including court appearances, fact investigation, legal research, motion practice, and discovery management.

Prior to joining HPM&B, Kurt worked for a prominent Chicago law firm defending employers and insurance carriers before the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission. During law school, he served as President of the Kent Justice Foundation and was named to the Bar and Gavel Society for outstanding contributions to the law school and greater community.

Kurt is a member of the New York Bar Association.

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