Attorney Clients

Analyze the Case from Plaintiff and Defense Perspective

  • Assess and interpret medical records
  • Identify and review relevant medical records, hospital policies and procedures, other essential documents and tangible items
  • Organize, tab and paginate medical records for easy reference
  • Prepare chronologies of the medical events involved in a case
  • Screen cases for merit
  • Identify, summarize and interpret applicable standards of care
  • Detect adherences to and deviations from the applicable standards of care
  • Find causation issues by assessing damages/injuries and contributing factors
  • Identify and recommend potential defendants
  • Pinpoint issues of tampering with the medical records
  • Develop written reports for the attorney’s use as study tools

Support with Discovery and Court Preparations

  • Assist with questions for deposition or trial examination (direct or cross)
  • Prepare interrogatories and requests for production
  • Review and draft responses to various legal documents and correspondence for the attorney’s signature
  • Analyze and summarize depositions and past testimony
  • Assist with exhibit preparation and other demonstrative evidence
  • Attend courtroom proceedings when relevant
  • Coordinate and assist in facilitating focus groups and mock trials

Support the Attorney’s Case

  • Search medical and nursing literatures and integrate results into case analysis
  • Analyze validity of research studies relied on by all parties
  • Attend independent medical examinations
  • Develop life care plans
  • Expand the attorney’s medical library
  • Provide medical and healthcare seminars related to the case

Serve as the Attorney’s Liaison

  • Interview plaintiff and defense clients, key witnesses and experts
  • Consult with relevant healthcare providers, including management and executive levels
  • Meet with other consultants and service providers on the attorney’s behalf

Interface with Experts and Witnesses

  • Identify, locate, and examine credibility of testifying experts needed for the case
  • Communicate with appropriate expert witnesses for deposition and trial
  • Analyze and compare testifying experts’ reports and other work products
  • Assist in witnesses and experts preparation for deposition and trial
  • Serve as an expert witness in stated specialty areas and testify to the nursing standard of care
  • Attend depositions, trials, review panels and arbitration and mediation hearings