Medical Malpractice

experience in medical malpractice

Harman Claytor’s Medical Malpractice Group handles cases through both its Virginia and Washington, DC offices.  The team is dedicated to representing and defending large teaching hospitals, doctors, psychiatrists, nurses, pharmacists, skilled nursing facilities and other healthcare providers in lawsuits in state and federal courts and before professional licensing boards.  All team members have significant experience in complex medical claims.

The team has defended claims involving a wide range of medical specialties and medical care to include misdiagnosis or failure to diagnose, medication errors, anesthesia errors, and radiologic and pathological interpretation.


Medical Malpractice Contacts
Lynne Jones Blain
John E. Peterson Jr.
Juliane C. Miller
John R. Owen
Elizabeth O. Papoulakos

The challenges of defending medical malpractice claims are significant, from understanding complex medical topics to relating to providers on the front lines of patient care.  The Medical Malpractice team at Harman Claytor has the skills and experience to handle these challenges from evaluation pre-suit through and including trial.  We work to provide both the provider and insurer with prompt and careful assessments and ensure that the provider is supported through every step of a difficult process.