Michael Joseph Giordano

Michael Joseph Giordano

Danbury, Connecticut
877-489-8456 (Toll Free)
Dr. Mike Giordano is a board certified neurosurgeon who has distinguished himself in several professional arenas.  Dr. Giordano received his BS in bioengineering from Columbia University, MD from New York University, MBA from Yale, and JD from UCONN Law School.   After completing his neurosurgical residency at Washington University, Mike was in the private practice of neurosurgery for several years prior to work in medical device development and entering law school. His powerful combination of legal and medical training offers clients a unique perspective and expertise.  Dr. Giordano has an active background in reviewing personal injury and medical malpractice cases for over 10 years, including several years at one of Connecticut’s most respected personal injury firms.  Dr. Giordano previously founded a medical device company and managed an FDA-approved IDE trial.  As such, Mike has gained first-hand insight into the market forces and anticompetitive practices that permeate the medical device, pharmaceutical and health care delivery industries.  Finally, Dr. Giordano proudly served in the U.S. Navy for over 30 years of combined active and reserve service achieving the rank of Captain.  Mike has held a variety of naval assignments including in submarines, diving community, and the bulk of his service being with U.S. Marine Corps Forces holding qualifications as a Submarine Medical Officer, Navy Diving Medical Officer and Fleet Marine Forces Officer.  

Areas of Practice

  • 50% Medical Malpractice
  • 50% Personal Injury
  • Whistleblower cases involving false claims and kickbacks

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut, 2014
  • U.S. District Court District of Connecticut, 2014
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims


  • University of Connecticut School of Law, Hartford, Connecticut
    • J.D. - 2014
  • Columbia University School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, New York, New York
    • B.S. - 1982
    • Major: Bioengineering/Chemical Engineering
  • New York University School of Medicine
    • M.D. - 1986
  • Yale School of Management
    • M.B.A. - 2007

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Association of Justice, 2014 - Present
  • American Bar Association, 2009 - Present
  • American College of Legal Medicine , Fellow
  • American Association of Neurosurgeons, Fellow
  • American Board of Neurological Surgery, Diplomate
  • Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Faxon Law Group, LLC, Medical Expert/Associate, 2010 - 2016

Ancillary Businesses

  • Medical Malpractice Expert Consulting


  • English (Primary)
  • French