Sacramento Medical Malpractice Defense Lawyers

If you are a physician, a medical malpractice claim can have an adverse impact on your ability to practice medicine or surgery. When you are named as a defendant in a malpractice lawsuit, it is critical to secure an attorney who possesses substantial experience in aggressively defending physicians against malpractice claims through trial.

Providing Vigorous Defense Against Malpractice Claims

The attorneys of Low McKinley Baleria & Salenko, LLP, collectively have approximately 100 years of experience in defending physicians in Northern California against claims of medical malpractice, lack of informed consent, battery, abandonment, misrepresentation and elder neglect. Collectively, we have tried numerous medical malpractice cases to verdict, consistently obtaining excellent results. Many of these cases have involved catastrophic injuries, such as hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy, permanent cognitive impairment, amputation and death.

Medical malpractice lawsuits may be highly complex matters involving several body systems and complicated pathophysiologic mechanisms. Our attorneys' unique combination of litigation/trial experience and comprehension of complex medical and scientific principles allows us to assess and defend medical malpractice cases with incomparable effectiveness and efficiency. These cases uniformly involve expert medical testimony and necessitate an ability to effectively cross-examine opposing experts. Our attorneys routinely utilize computer technology in the courtroom to depict and explain complex medical and scientific principles to a lay jury.

In every case our experienced attorneys work closely with medical experts and insurance claims professionals to protect professional licenses and prolonged productive careers. With an excellent knowledge of medical, scientific and emotional issues that drive medical malpractice litigation, our lawyers provide comprehensive and aggressive representation at every stage of medical malpractice litigation, from pre-litigation through trial and appeal, as needed. In the unlikely event of a companion medical board investigation, our commitment to the client continues as evidenced by our successful results in professional licensing matters. We understand the unique sensitivity that malpractice litigation demands, and we counsel our clients at every stage of a malpractice or licensing proceeding.