Practice Areas - Medical Malpractice

The high stakes and complex issues faced by physicians, nurses, and hospitals confronted with medical malpractice claims require vigorous, thoughtful and aggressive legal representation.

The Trial Attorneys of Phelan, Phelan & Danek LLP represent hospitals and medical professionals throughout New York State in complex medical malpractice, negligence, and wrongful death lawsuits. We are experienced in successfully defending high exposure cases involving doctors, hospitals, physician groups, nursing homes, long-term care facilities and other health care providers. Our attorneys are trained and skilled in understanding the medicine behind the complex medical issues presented in each case, and are able to explain these critical concepts to those, like judges and juries, who do not have medical training.

Our attorneys emphasize early and aggressive intervention in an attempt to resolve claims as quickly as possible. While we make every effort to resolve cases expeditiously and efficiently, the trial lawyers of Phelan, Phelan & Danek have several hundred jury verdicts to their credit and have spent decades successfully defending physicians and medical institutions in courts throughout New York State.

We understand the best possible results will only be achieved when the defense attorney, the client/insured and the claims specialist work together. From the moment Phelan, Phelan & Danek is retained, our lawyers contact our client, review the medical records and perform in-depth investigation into the claim in order to develop an effective defense strategy.

We have an extensive network of medical experts to assist us in reviewing the often extensive and complex medical records and providing confidential assessments. Our strong relationships with notable and experienced medical experts enable us to provide a thorough understanding of every medical area. Further, our attorneys stay at the forefront of medical knowledge by investing the time and energy to educate themselves on new areas of medicine in order to provide the best representation possible.

The attorneys at Phelan, Phelan & Danek will go the extra mile to ensure they know every aspect of their client's case and provide the best representation possible.

Contact our Medical Malpractice Defense team today.

Practice areas:

  • Hospital liability
  • Physician liability
  • Dental/Orthothontia liability
  • Medical Specialists
    • (OB/GYNs, orthopedics, and other medical specialties )
  • Nursing and Mid-level liability
    • including: Physician's Assistants; Nurse Practitioners; Nurses; Nurse's Assistants
  • Emergency Medicine Staffing Group liability
  • Nursing Home liability
  • Assisted Living Facility liability