The firm represents physicians, nurses, public hospitals, public mental health facilities, and other health care facilities in professional medical negligence actions. These cases often involve the alleged failure to meet the appropriate medical standard of care, constitutional and statutory issues such as civil rights, access to health care, and the confidentiality of medical information. The firm defends these cases in both state and federal courts.
The firm also defends claims of deliberate indifference to serious medical needs brought by arrestees or prisoners aganist law enforcement agencies, officers and public health providers. These cases involve allegations of federal civil rights violations, medical negligence and related tort claims, such as physical injury and disfigurement, wrongful death and serious impairment of mental health.