Health Care Law

For six decades, Udall Law Firm has aggressively defended medical liability claims throughout the health care community. From traditional malpractice cases filed by individual claimants, to mass litigation involving hundreds of plaintiffs, our attorneys have proven experience handling a full range of healthcare related lawsuits. Some of the high-profile, multiple-plaintiff cases include silicone breast implants, Fen/Phen, health care facility fraud and conspiracy and abuse claims against major hospital organizations.

At Udall, we are not afraid to take an aggressive approach and are commitment to working towards the best possible outcome for our clients. Our team includes registered nurses, trained as paralegals, which assist in the investigative process as a vital resource. Our depth of experience and the strength of our resources enable us to handle the toughest cases.

With the advent of the Health Care Reform Act, there has been and will continue to be a dramatic increase in Medicare audits. Our attorneys are experienced in representing healthcare providers in connection with such audits and subsequent litigation. In addition, we assists healthcare providers with credentialing issues that often arise, and offer representation before various government regulatory boards and licensure agencies.

As a full service law firm, our experience extends to include product liability issues, including those related to the medical field and health care. Our attorneys have successfully represented a diverse range of medical and health product manufacturers and distributors, as well as medical device and pharmaceutical manufacturers in lawsuits alleging defective or dangerous products.

We have successfully represented medical doctors, osteopathic physicians, naturopathic physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, physicians assistants, pharmacists, dentists, dental hygienists, chiropractors and physical therapists to name a few. Our attorneys are well versed in defending hospitals, out patient surgical centers, skilled nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, rehabilitation facilities, preferred provider organizations, as well as other healthcare organizations and providers.

For more information about this practice area, please contact one of our experienced attorneys listed below.

Janet Hong Linton

JANET HONG LINTON – Partner Practice Areas: • Business & Commercial Litigation • Healthcare • Professional Liability • Insurance Defense Continue reading

Michele G. Thompson

MICHELE G. THOMPSON – Partner Practice Areas: • Insurance Defense • Healthcare • HIPPA / HITECH Continue reading