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Medical Nurse Expert Witness from Pennsylvania

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A qualified legal nurse consultant can testify in legal cases, write strong reports and be a differentiator in depositions. Our expert witnesses can provide objective opinions on whether nurses met the appropriate standard of care when they treated patients.

To be a legal nurse consultant (LNC) one must work in the field and have an RN license. Our high degree of experience, education and training are what set us apart. Legal nurse consultants provide their services to prosecutors and attorneys to determine if the applicable standards of care were followed.

With 19 years of experience and hundreds of cases reviewed, one of our legal nurse consultants has testified...
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Toxicology Expert Witness from Pennsylvania

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Our toxicology expert witnesses include scholars and researchers from research universities, credentialed specialists, practicing scientists and emergency room physicians. Their extensive experience with litigation spans a comprehensive range of specialty areas including medical toxicology, forensic toxicology, and post-mortem toxicology. Toxicologists offer a data-driven logical analysis of a problem and objectively interpret information for context. Many testimonies call for an interpretation of drug screenings to explain what it means and draw conclusions about it’s relation to intoxication/impairment. In many cases, experts must address alcohol consumption and analyze if it impacted an accident or outcome of a scenario. DUI and drug overdoses are sometimes reviewed by non-toxicologists or a medical examiner....
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Choosing the Right Medical Expert

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Finding the right expert witness can be crucial to your success. Medical Advisors has assisted in the selection of expert witnesses for the past 35 years for both plaintiff and defense attorneys. To make sure the expert is a strong fit for your case, the following are some things we consider when selecting our experts.

Educated and Experienced

We provide top ranked and board-certified medical and technical expert witnesses who have many years of experience in their fields. Their experiences allows them to jump into cases on short notice and then confidently provide competent opinions. Our expert witnesses have testimony experience which allows them to present their opinions...

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When an Attorney Calls With a Deadline

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The attorney, a client working with us for the first time, called me on a Monday afternoon at 4 p.m., under pressure to meet a filing deadline by midnight that night. He needed a medical expert witness in a narrow field of medicine, cardiac electrophysiology.

“We have two doctors who can review this case tonight,” I told him. “‘Tonight?’ he said, a little bit in disbelief. ‘Yes, tonight.’ I said, much to his relief.”

The cardiac electrophysiology medical expert witness reviewed the case during the specified timeframe. The attorney met his deadline, remarking that he put tremendous faith in the credibility and knowledge of the expert I had...

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