Health Care

P.K. Schrieffer LLP represents clients involved in many areas of health care liability law. Our attorneys have handled a wide range of health care liability cases including the defense of hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, outpatient clinics, radiological practice groups, managed health care providers, health care products liability, and direct representation of health care practitioners including obstetricians and gynecologists, emergency room physicians, radiologists, general physicians, nurses and other medical technicians.

We have also represented dental clinics, dentists and orthodontists. The firm has a thorough knowledge of California’s Elder Abuse and Dependent Adult Civil Protection Act, case authority interpreting that section, Title 22 of the California Code of Regulations and the Code of Federal Regulations.

Our past cases include, but are not limited to:
  • Surgical Error
  • Birth Injuries
  • Hospital Nursing Malpractice
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Pharmaceutical Malpractice
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Spinal Cord Injury & Paralysis
  • Infections and Sepsis
  • Failure to Diagnose
  • Orthopedic
  • Anesthesia Errors
  • Pediatrics Medical Malpractice
  • Medication Errors
  • Wrongful Death

Any of the above above may have also included wrongful death as a result of a fault of either from a surgical procedure, malpractice, or medication errors. In fact, we have fought and won cases that resulted in the death of a patient on both sides with great success.

Our experience in the healthcare industry means that P.K. Schrieffer LLP’s attorneys are able to turn any situation into a favorable result for our clients.