Healthcare Liability

Litigation involving health care liability, sometimes referred to as medical malpractice, is some of the most complex litigation in the legal field that often involves high stakes for health care practitioners, health care facilities, and insurance providers. Ortale Kelley health care liability attorneys have extensive experience in this area of the law which involves injuries received in the course of medical treatment. Our attorneys are well equipped to handle the highly technical aspects of a health care liability claim and have successfully defended clients in state and federal trial and appellate courts.

Ortale Kelley health care liability attorneys work diligently to stay up to date on changes in this multifaceted area of law and have earned a reputation as go-to counsel for some of the largest insurance providers in the Southeast. As trained professionals ourselves, we know what is at stake for someone involved in a health care liability suit. We work closely with our clients to develop a working relationship, while understanding their needs and wishes and helping to defend their livelihood and reputation.

Because Ortale Kelley is a full-service law firm, our worker’s compensation attorneys may draw upon the experience and knowledge of other Ortale Kelley attorneys in the following practice areas:

Medical liability litigation including:

  • Physicians
  • Pharmacists
  • Dentists
  • Nurse practitioners and physician assistants
  • Nurses
  • Medical assistants
  • Physician groups
  • Hospital organizations
  • Local and regional hospitals
  • National hospital systems
  • State health-related board claims
  • Issues regarding physician and provider compliance under state and federal law