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SERVICES

Areas of Expertise

Medical/Surgical

Obstetrics

Gynecology

Labor & Delivery

Inpatient

Outpatient

  •  Screen medical related cases for merit

  •  Define the applicable standards of care

  •  Define the adherences to and deviations from the standards of care

  •  Assess the alleged damages and/or injuries

  •  Identify factors that caused or contributed to the damages and/or injuries

  •  Organize, tab and paginate medical records

  •  Summarize, translate and interpret medical records

  •  Identify and recommend potential defendants

  •  Conduct literature searches and integrate that information into the case

  •  Research and analyze the validity of the research studies

  •  Identify and review relevant medical records, hospital policies & procedures and any other essential documents or tangible items

  •  Consult with healthcare providers

  •  Identify types of expert witnesses needed

  •  Locate expert witnesses

  •  Analyze expert witness reports

  •  Serve as the liaison between the attorney and healthcare providers, testifying experts, parties, witnesses and other consultants

  •  Prepare interrogatories

  •  Assist in exhibit preparation

  •  Prepare deposition and trial questions

  •  Review, analyze and summarize depositions

  •  Attend depositions, trials, review panels, arbitration and mediation hearings

  •  Develop written reports for use as study tools by the attorney

  • Coordinate and attend Independent Medical Examinations