The number of claims against members of the medical professional has increased steadily over the years. German, Gallagher & Murtagh has kept pace with this malpractice explosion by expanding its capabilities and resources. The firm recognizes that medical liability litigation is a highly sensitive and confidential matter. German, Gallagher & Murtagh has developed a reputation for safeguarding the confidences of the medical professionals it represents while conducting its aggressive defense practice.
The firm's relationship with the medical community gives it immediate access to highly qualified expert witnesses in the fields of medicine and surgery from all six of the area medical education institutions. This allows for an early evaluation of these cases and the capability to provide strong testimony at the time of trial.
German, Gallagher & Murtagh attorneys have successfully represented physicians, hospitals and other medical facilities in claims involving such areas as anesthesia, cardiology, cardiothoracic surgery, general surgery, gastroenterology, gynecology, obstetrics, oral surgery, psychology and psychiatry, radiology, emergency medicine, internal medicine, oncology, orthopedic and neurosurgery, neurology, physical therapy, and even nurse midwifery.