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USA Alabama Litigation: Medical Malpractice Defense

This section covers the representation of medical professionals facing claims of medical malpractice. Lawyers ranked in this section may act for doctors, physicians and nurse practitioners, as well as hospitals and other healthcare providers. Clients may also include insurers, delivery systems and long-term care facilities. This section covers all stages of litigation, including trials, administrative proceedings and appeals on both a state and federal level. 

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Band 1
  1. Starnes Davis Florie LLP
    Starnes Davis Florie LLP
    Litigation: Medical Malpractice Defense
    USA 2022 | Band 1 | 14 Years Ranked
    Impressive firm widely regarded as the preeminent force in Alabama's medical malpractice arena, with a strong track record in defending some of the region's largest healthcare providers and long-term care organizations. Also fields an accomplished commercial litigation group, with expertise in construction disputes, environmental claims, IP issues and securities matters. Further noted for its work on consumer class actions. Recent experience handling fraudulent billing claims involving both individual and government plaintiffs.
Band 2
  1. Rushton, Stakely, Johnston & Garrett
    Litigation: Medical Malpractice Defense
    USA 2022 | Band 2
Band 3
  1. 3
    Lightfoot, Franklin & White, LLC
    Litigation: Medical Malpractice Defense
    USA 2022 | Band 3 | 2 Years Ranked
    Leading Birmingham litigation boutique with a deep bench of highly experienced and successful trial lawyers. Noted for its excellent strengths in commercial litigation matters, with particular expertise in product liability disputes and medical malpractice claims. Offers wider experience in defending regulatory investigations, white-collar criminal litigation and arbitration proceedings. Further noted for representing clients in high-stakes personal injury and catastrophic injury cases. Typically acts for clients in the manufacturing, insurance, energy and financial services sectors.
  2. Frazer, Greene, Upchurch & Baker, L.L.C.
    Litigation: Medical Malpractice Defense
    USA 2022 | Band 3
  3. Lanier Ford Shaver & Payne P.C.
    Litigation: Medical Malpractice Defense
    USA 2022 | Band 3