Medical Malpractice Defense
There are risks involved in all aspects of medical care — from diagnosis to prescribing medicine to surgery. Every decision made by a medical professional carries the risk of a costly medical malpractice suit.
At O'Connor, O'Connor, Bresee & First, we provide experienced counsel and aggressive advocacy for medical professionals and institutions facing malpractice claims. We serve as regional counsel for several major medical malpractice insurance carriers. We are a defense firm focused on protecting your interests and the rights of your insureds.
For a solid defense to any medical negligence claims against you or your health care facility, contact our respected New York attorneys to schedule your initial consult today.
Defending Against Medical Negligence Claims
A medical malpractice claim is especially troubling because it puts a medical professional's livelihood at risk. We represent medical professionals, defending against malpractice claims and helping them maintain their licenses in administrative hearings.
We defend medical professionals in cases involving surgical errors, birth injuries, failure to diagnose and other claims of medical malpractice. The scope of our practice includes:
- Defending physicians: It is imperative to protect your license to practice medicine when you are accused of medical negligence. We have represented surgeons, family practitioners, anesthesiologists and more.
- Defending other medical professionals: We defend all types of medical professionals, from nurses and physical therapists to dentists and more.
- Defense in administrative hearings: We will prepare you for all administrative hearings and provide you with a solid defense against any and all charges.
- Defending hospitals: Our lawyers not only defend individual physicians, but entire hospitals and other long-term care facilities as well.
- Defending nursing homes: Nursing homes are attacked frequently for elder abuse. We can defend you against the charges your nursing home is facing.
In handling a medical malpractice defense case, we have access to a network of elite medical experts who assist us with challenging medical malpractice claims and presenting compelling cases for our clients.
Contact Our Attorneys for Malpractice Defense in the Albany Area
If you are facing a medical malpractice defense issue in New York, please contact Terence P. O'Connor or Dennis A. First online or by telephone at 877-886-4029 to speak with an experienced upstate New York medical negligence defense lawyer.