By arming yourself now with some basic knowledge about the anatomy of an injury claim, you will be in a position to protect yourself and your family when the need arises, even if the need is right now. If they ever hit someone else, that person would be well-covered. Her bills would have been promptly paid. It may seem like calling the police to report the accident is overkill. You should remember that while you are in charge of your medical treatment, you should never ignore a doctor’s advice or fail to show up for scheduled appointments.Read More
Pursue a Medical malpractice Case
Medical malpractice happens when medical treatment doesn’t follow quality standards. If you are a victim of medical malpractice it is likely that you won’t even know until you start to develop symptoms.
This can happen long after the medical procedure took place. Therefore, you will need help from a lawyer with extensive experience in the medical malpractice field.
Getting the help of a medical malpractice lawyer could be the difference between getting your expenses covered or walking empty handed.
This is a very complex process that involves many legal procedures. Also, you have a limit of time to prove that you were a victim of a careless doctor. Medical malpractice follows the statute of limitations; this establishes a period in which you can make the claim.
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Top Lawyers Pick
- Marius J. Ged
- Gregory S. d'Incelli
- Anne L. Gilday
- Florentina Nica
- John A. Girardi
- Ronald A. Maxwell
- Donald N. Capparella
- Eric M. Larsen
- Scott G. Burdine
- Jeff Comstock
- Jason R. Manton
- Christopher T. Adams
Marius J. Ged
A practitioner at Ged Lawyers, LLP, Marius J. Ged provides dedicated representation to clients in Boca Raton, Florida, and throughout Palm Beach County. Focusing his practice of law in the areas of real estate, estate planning and business law, he accepts a broad range of cases, including mergers and acquisitions, corporate transactions, and estate administration and litigation, among others. Mr. Ged also litigates matters relating to disaster recovery for insureds as well as wrongfully denied personal injury protection benefits for medical providers.After obtaining his undergraduate degree from Muhlenberg College in Pennsylvania, Mr. Ged earned his Juris Doctor from Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad College of Law. During law school, he interned with the 15th Judicial Circuit of Florida. Mr. Ged, who gained admittance to practice law in Florida in 2005, also argues cases before the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey.Mr. Ged is active in the legal community. He is a member of The Florida Bars Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section and serves as a member of the Young Lawyers Division for The Florida Bar as well. Mr. Ged also holds membership in the Craig S. Barnard American Inn of Court LIV, which is part of the American Inns of Court. As an EAGLE member of the Florida Justice Association, Mr. Ged supports the belief that all Floridians deserve access to a fair civil justice system.A caring and compassionate participant in the community at large, Mr. Ged is a trustee member of the Greater Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce where he is involved with the Boca chambers PULSE Business Professionals Under 40 program. Following the September 11 attacks, Mr. Ged served as a volunteer with the American Red Cross in New York City.
Gregory S. d'Incelli
Gregory dIncelli is an experienced civil litigator whose practice focuses on representing victims of serious personal injury and medical malpractice. Prior to joining Freidin Brown, P.A. Gregory spent the better part of a decade working as a defense lawyer for corporate defendants and some of the worlds largest insurance companies in high-stakes personal injury and wrongful death litigation. Since joining the firm in 2016, Gregory has recovered millions of dollars for his clients by leveraging his insight into the litigation strategies of insurance companies and defense lawyers.Gregory is active in the South Florida legal community, holding several positions in Bar Associations and the Florida Bar. He is a graduate of the Florida Bars prestigious William Reece Smith, Jr. Leadership Academy, and has been repeatedly recognized by publications such as Florida Trend Magazine and Top Lawyers Magazine as one of Floridas top young lawyers. Gregory graduated cum laude from the University of Florida School of Law and earned his undergraduate degree from Dartmouth College.Gregory was born in New York City and raised by French parents. He is proficient in Spanish and a native French speaker. Gregory, who prides himself on being caring, accessible, and attentive to his clients, is available to assist French-speakers who are seriously injured while visiting or living in Florida.
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Anne L. Gilday
Anne L. Gilday is an attorney at The Lawrence Firm, PSC, where she focuses her practice exclusively on plaintiffs litigation which includes personal injury, medical malpractice and products liability. Located in Covington, Kentucky, her client base comes from the surrounding area, including parts of Ohio. Admitted to practice in both Kentucky and Ohio, Ms. Gilday is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio as well as before the U.S District Court for the Western District of Kentucky.Ms. Gildays practice consists of assisting people who have incurred economic and noneconomic losses as a result of the negligence or recklessness of other persons or entities. The types of cases that she has handled throughout her career have arisen out of incidents involving birth injuries and other forms of medical malpractice, defective products, nursing home abuse and neglect, mass torts, and truck and other motor vehicle accidents. Ms. Gildays successes in obtaining significant compensation for her plaintiff clients both through jury verdicts and negotiated settlements have earned her an Excellent peer review rating through Avvo.Majoring in political science, Ms. Gilday obtained her undergraduate education at the College of Charleston, and she received a Bachelor of Arts in 2000. She then went on to attend the Salmon P. Chase College of Law at Northern Kentucky University, and while she was there, she clerked for The Lawrence Firm, PSC, before being awarded her Juris Doctor in 2003. A member of several legal organizations, Ms. Gilday serves on the board of trustees of both the Ohio Association for Justice and the Southwest Ohio Trial Lawyers Association. Active in her community as well, she is a member of the board of directors of Dress for Success Cincinnati.
Ms. Nica is a founding member of the firm of Voicu & Nica P.C. She has broad knowledge, expertise, and sensitivity to the firms clients and their unique needs. Her practice focuses on general litigation, personal injury, real estate, wills & trusts, immigration and family law.
John A. Girardi
John Girardi is a trial lawyer who has represented the interests of plaintiffs for over four decades and is one of the founding members of Girardi Keese. ,He has tried over 100 civil jury and non-jury matters, representing the interests of individuals or businesses that have suffered a loss at the hands of another. ,He specializes in pharmaceutical litigation, employment, product liability including automobile design, government entity liability, negligence matters and class actions.Girardi has been honored as a Distinguished Alumnus of Loyola Law School where he serves on the Board of Directors, Trial Lawyer of the Year by the Orange County Trial Lawyers Association, Southern California SuperLawyers since 2006 by ,Los Angeles Magazine, and one of the Top 100 Lawyers in Southern California in the area of personal injury. ,He has also been nominated for Trial Lawyer of the Year by the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles and the Consumer Attorneys of California. ,He has over 175 verdicts and settlements in excess of $1,000,000. ,In 2016, he received the American Board of Trial Advocates Lee B. Wenzel Civility and Professionalism Award. ,He has been recognized for his work as a volunteer mediator by the Los Angeles County Superior Court. ,He has received the Cahalan Award as an alumnus of his high school, Loyola High School of Los Angeles, where he has served on the Board of Directors since 2009 and was Chairman of that schools Sesquicentennial celebration committee. ,Girardi is one of the founding Board members of the Immigrant Justice Clinic at Loyola Law School. ,He also serves as President of the Los Angeles Chapter of the National Football Foundation, Co-Chair of the Advisory Board of Loyola Productions, Inc. is Board Secretary of the Pacific Institute for Community Organization and, since 2014, has served on the Board of Save the Children Action Network, a national organization advocating on behalf of childrens issues. ,Girardi is involved with several other Boards while maintaining a full time practice of law. ,He is also a co-host of the nationally syndicated ABC radio program, ,The LawBusiness Insider,. ,Girardi and his wife, Denise, have two sons, Patrick, who is the newly appointment Manager of Alumni Relations at Loyola High School and Vincent, who is working in hockey operations for the University of Massachusetts Lowell.
Ronald A. Maxwell
The founder of the Maxwell Law Firm P.C. Ronald A. Maxwell divides his practice between personal injury and wrongful death litigation and workers compensation matters. Located in Aiken, South Carolina, the firm also has an office in North Augusta, South Carolina, and his clients come from both areas of the state.In his personal injury and wrongful death practice, Mr. Maxwell provides representation to clients who have been harmed by the negligence of other parties. The types of cases that he has been involved in have arisen out of truck and other motor vehicle crashes, premises liability, auto-pedestrian accidents, dog bites, and defective products, and he has been able to obtain numerous high-dollar settlements and jury verdicts on behalf of his clients. In the workers compensation area, Mr. Maxwell helps clients who have been injured on the job to receive their rightful benefits under their employers insurance coverage. In this regard, he assists with the preparation of the required claim documentation and helps to ensure that it contains all necessary information and is filed in a timely manner. Mr. Maxwell also appears at appeals hearing in the event that a claim is disputed or denied.Mr. Maxwell attended the University of South Carolina in Columbia as an undergraduate, receiving a Bachelor of Arts in 1973. Remaining on campus, he obtained his legal education at the University of South Carolina School of Law, and he was awarded his Juris Doctor in 1976. Admitted to practice before all South Carolina state courts, Mr. Maxwell is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit. He has received an AV Preeminent peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell on account of his successful track record and superb ethics.AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.
Donald N. Capparella
A highly decorated personal injury and appellate attorney, Donald N. Capparella has over 30 years of experience and represents the people of Nashville, Tennessee, and the rest of the state as a part of Dodson Parker Behm & Capparella, PC. He has handled more than 400 appeals in federal and state courts; been named one of the Best Lawyers of the Year for appellate practice and insurance law; been awarded the pro bono service award three times by the Tennessee Supreme Court Attorneys for Justice; and for his commitment to legal ethics and professional accomplishments, he earned the highest possible peer rating of AV Preeminent from Martindale-Hubbell.Mr. Capparella handles personal injury cases involving car wrecks, wrongful deaths and auto accidents, and he does appellate work as he leads the appellate practice of the firm, managing civil, domestic and criminal appeals throughout the state. An engaging, knowledgeable speaker, he teaches legal seminars of continuing legal education for the Tennessee Bar Association and the Nashville Bar Association.A graduate of the University of North Carolina School of Law where he earned a Juris Doctor in 1985, Mr. Capparella is also a member of the Tennessee Association of Justice, the Tennessee Bar Association and the Nashville Bar Association. He also taught at Vanderbilt University School of Law as a legal writing instructor and at the Nashville School of Law as a teacher of advanced legal writing.An experienced consultant, Mr. Capparella also advises trial practitioners in all aspects of the appeal process, including trial court preparation. With extensive work in tort litigation, he also serves as the contributing author and editor for Nashville Bar Associations Appellate Practice Handbook, and Tennessee Law of Comparative Fault. AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.
Eric M. Larsen
Attorney Eric M. Larsen is the founder of Larsen Law PLLC, a criminal defense law firm located in Franklin, Tennessee. The son of a Michigan State Police homicide detective and former probation/parole officer, Mr. Larsen is passionate about defending the rights and liberties of those facing criminal charges in order to help ensure they receive fair treatment in the criminal justice system.A highly rated attorney and recipient of Avvos Clients Choice Award in 2013, Mr. Larsen works closely with all he serves, advising them of their options and delivering effective defense strategies aimed at achieving the most favorable outcomes possible considering his clients situations. In addition to defending his clients against all types of criminal charges and DUI, he also represents families dealing with sensitive and emotional family law matters such as divorce, child custody and support, and other related issues.Mr. Larsen received his undergraduate degree in criminal justice from Michigan State University in 1997. He then spent 12 years working for the Michigan Department of Corrections before transitioning into law. In 2011, he obtained his Juris Doctor, cum laude, from Western Michigan University-Cooley Law School. That same year both the State Bar of Michigan and the Tennessee Bar Association admitted him to practice, and he is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee.A consummate professional, Mr. Larsen is active with the State Bar of Michigan and the Tennessee Bar Association as well as the Midland County Bar Association. He is also a member of the American Bar Association, the Williamson County Bar Association and the Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. Devoted to giving back to those in need, he offers pro bono representation with Legal Services of Eastern Michigan, and he volunteers his time and services to organizations throughout his community.
Scott G. Burdine
Founding Partner Scott Burdine has broad experience handling and trying complex business litigation and arbitration matters as well as cases involving serious personal injuries. He is board certified in civil trial law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, a distinction held by a small number of Texas trial attorneys. Scott has also been recognized as an outstanding lawyer by Top Lawyers in the Texas Monthly magazine in each year since 2005 and designated as a Houston Top Lawyer by H-Texas magazine. Over the past 30 years, Scott has represented plaintiffs and defendants in cases involving breach of contract, oil and gas, construction disputes, intellectual property, fraud and fraudulent inducement, securities issues, shareholder and partner disputes, insurance coverage, insurance bad faith, professional malpractice, and catastrophic vehicular and industrial accidents. He has also represented plaintiffs in several drug litigation mass torts, including the Actos litigation that recently resulted in a $2.4 billion settlement to qualifying plaintiffs nationwide.Scott began his law practice in 1985 at Vinson & Elkins in Houston, where he worked on a variety of business transactions in the firms business/real estate/energy group before shifting his practice to trial law in 1988. He has spoken on the topics of legal ethics and malpractice prevention, has served on the HBA professionalism committee and has been treasurer of the Texas Association of Civil Trial and Appellate Specialists. He is a past president of the University of Texas Law Alumni Association and is currently a member of the University of Texas Development Board and the Longhorn Foundation Advisory Council. He has also served as president of the West University Little League, the West University Tri-Sports Association and the South Campus Sports Association.
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Jeff is an Associate Attorney in the Seattle office of GLP Attorneys. Jeff received his Juris Doctor from Lewis and Clark Law School in May 2008 where he was a recipient of the Deans Scholarship. While in law school, he received the Outstanding Client Advocacy Award from the Lewis and Clark Legal Clinic for his work representing low-income taxpayers in matters before the Internal Revenue Service. While part of the Clinic, Jeff and another student attorney prevailed at trial helping a low-income client avoid eviction from public housing.Jeff also received his LL.M. in Taxation from the University of Washington School of Law in March 2010.After law school, Jeff was an Associate Attorney with a plaintiffs law firm in Bellevue focusing on commercial litigation where he managed hundreds of cases and regularly appeared and successfully argued dispositive motions in courts across Washington State.Prior to joining GLP Attorneys, Jeff was a Senior Attorney with Moss Adams, LLP in Seattle. In this position he represented clients in hearings and appeals in front of the Internal Revenue Service and state tax boards.Jeff has also done pro bono work as a volunteer attorney with the University of Washington Federal Tax Clinic, where he represented clients in administrative cases and collection matters before the Internal Revenue Service.Jeff is a diehard Washington Huskies fan and in his free time he enjoys hiking, cooking, and spending time with his wife, daughter, and bulldog Stella.
Jason R. Manton
As the founding partner of The Manton Law Firm, LLC, in Cumming, Georgia, attorney Jason R. Manton has achieved notable success advocating on behalf of innocent accident victims and their families throughout the greater Atlanta metro region and surrounding areas. An attorney since 1998, he opened his practice in 2006, and he has recovered numerous substantial awards and settlements for those adversely affected by any of the following and more:,Defective products,Automobile accidents,Trucking accidents,Motorcycle accidents,Pedestrian and bicycle accidents,Nursing home abuse and neglect,Medical malpractice,Slip-and-fall accidents,Dog bites,Insurance bad faith claims,Among his most notable successes, Mr. Manton secured a $550,000 verdict for the victim of medical malpractice, and he obtained a landmark appellate verdict from the Supreme Court of Georgia that helped establish medical privacy rules for plaintiff personal injury victims. In recognition for his professionalism and success, The National Trial Lawyers voted him among Georgias Top 40 Under 40, and he has earned numerous other awards and honors from both his clients and his peers alike.A 1995 graduate of Furman University with a Bachelor of Arts in business administration, Mr. Manton attended Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer University, where he obtained his Juris Doctor in 1998. Fully committed to his practice, he is an active member of several local, state and national legal organizations, including the American Association for Justice, the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association and the Atlanta Bar Association, where he has served on the board of directors.In addition, Mr. Manton has also served as president of the Atlanta Council of Young Lawyers, treasurer of the Cobb County Bar Associations Elder Law Section and secretary of the Cobb County Trial Lawyers Association. He is also active with Cumming-Forsyth County Chamber of Commerce as well as the Civil Justice PAC of Georgia.
Christopher T. Adams
The founder of his eponymous law firm, Christopher T. Adams has extensive experience in a variety of practice areas, including criminal defense, family law, and personal injury and wrongful death litigation. Located in Lawrenceville, Georgia, he represents clients throughout Gwinnett County and other parts of the greater Atlanta metropolitan area. Admitted to practice before all Georgia state courts, Mr. Adams is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia and before the United States Tax Court.In his criminal defense practice, Mr. Adams assists people who have been accused by the state or federal government with having committed misdemeanors or felonies, and he handles delinquency and other juvenile offenses as well. The types of cases that he has handled have included driving under the influence of alcohol, domestic violence, reckless driving, burglary, shoplifting, white collar crimes such as fraud and embezzlement, assault, and drug possession and distribution. Mr. Adams has been able to obtain dismissals or acquittals for many of his clients, and he has also negotiated favorable plea agreements with the prosecution.The types of personal injury and wrongful death cases that Mr. Adams has worked on have arisen out of incidents involving truck and other motor vehicle crashes, workplace accidents, medical malpractice, premises liability, and auto-pedestrian accidents, and he has seen his clients receive significant compensation for their losses through jury awards and negotiated settlements. His family law experience has encompassed divorce, the modification of existing spousal and child support court orders, adoptions, and paternity establishment and disputes. Mr. Adams is a 1998 recipient of a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Georgia and a 1992 recipient of a Juris Doctor from the University of Georgia School of Law.