Ms. Mazzocco’s research into the High Reliability Performance of surgical teams has been published and widely cited by other researchers.  

See : Surgical Team Behaviors and Patient Outcomes  Am J Surg May 2009, Volume 192, pp. 678-685. 

Contributing author: Safer Surgery: Analysing Behaviour in the Operating Theatre Edited by Rhona Flin, University of Aberdeen, UK and Lucy Mitchell, University of Aberdeen, UK,


  • Medical Malpractice Defense Litigation/Litigation Support
  • Hospital and Healthcare Risk Management
  • Abstracting medical records including all major Electronic Medical Record platforms
  • Legal Nurse Consulting
  • Expert Nurse Witness
  • Medical depositions of expert and treating physicians
  • Motion Practice Support
  • Workers’ Compensation 
  • Patient Safety Consulting
  • High Reliability Organization consulting


Ms. Mazzocco  Esq., RN, has over 20 years of experience in medical-legal matters.  She achieved her law degree from the University of Cincinnati in 1991.  She has been licensed to practice law in New York since 1992 and New Mexico since 1996. 
Ms. Mazzocco has nursing licenses in California, New York and Ohio.