A portion of the following information is presented to describe the PROCESS of Professional Liability DEFENSE. This law firm focuses on the “DEFENSE” of professional negligence cases. If you feel you have a claim against a physician, you are the PLAINTIFF and need a lawyer who represents the “Plaintiff” rather than this law firm that focuses solely on the “DEFENSE.”

The number of negligence related wrongful deaths that occur each year is alarming. Although doctors are highly skilled and thoroughly trained in their practice, they are not free from error. Statistics show thousands of people are victims to the errors and negligence made by medical professionals, doctors, and physicians. Although mistakes are an inevitable part of nature, when a medical professional commits an error, their type of mistake can be fatal.

Professional mistakes and negligent errors are a growing problem in the United States. Hundreds of thousands of these cases occur each year, yet only a small fracture of them are brought to trial. Unfortunately, when confronted with these claims, some doctors and insurance companies will claim to have been victimized and may even assert the claim is frivolous and false. Therefore,  it is important you seek a strong advocate. Spital & Associates focuses its practice on the Defense of health care professionals and is not currently handling Plaintiff negligence cases.

Wrongful death cases that result from doctor’s negligence and mistake, require the careful assessment and thorough examination of an experienced PLAINTIFF medical malpractice attorney in San Diego, CA. A skilled personal injury lawyer at Spital & Associates can discuss your medical malpractice claim, however, you will need an EXPERT to confirm the nature and extent of any alleged negligence. You should look online for a PLAINTIFF  LAWYER to evaluate and assist you inasmuch as this law firm is not accepting plaintiff cases. Because of the delicate and complex nature, we focus on the defense of Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurses, etc. and if you are one of these licensed professionals, you are invited to call and speak with our law firm for guidance as it may negatively impact your professional license; if you want to know more about the process, send us an email and we can respond with critical information on how you can protect your license and career in a case that involves one or more of the following claims:

  • Defense of a Misdiagnosis claim and defense of a failure to diagnose claim
  • Wrongful death defense
  • Defense of Birth Injuries
  • Defenses to Surgical Error
  • Stroke or heart attack defense to claims of a misdiagnosis
  • Nursing home defenses or nursing home defense to abuse claims
  • Defenses to Medication mistakes
  • Claims of Anesthesia error and defenses
  • Defective heart device claims and defenses
  • Defend Blood transfusion reaction
  • OB/GYN neglect defense
  • Dental errors and defenses
  • Psychiatric error claims and defenses
  • Defenses to Hospital claims

When you seek the help of a doctor or physician, you expect high quality standard care. If a health care professional fails to provide you with what is expected of him/her and other professionals in the same field, you may entitled to compensation for your pain and suffering. We understand that Medical negligence can lead to numerous health complications and can result in sumptuous, unnecessary medical expenses, however, we focus on the DEFENSE of healthcare professionals.

Cases of medical neglect are some of the toughest and most difficult types of personal injury cases to defend. However, our focus is on the DEFENSE, and we initiate a thorough examination of ALL of the facts, hospital records, documents and often, testimonies from forensic experts. The skilled professional DEFENSE lawyers at Spital & Associates frequently work with those professionals who will provide the expertise necessary to acquire the best advice possible for the defense of your case.

Our San Diego licensing defense attorneys strongly believe in the rights of our clients. We are strong advocates for the proper treatment of illnesses and medical conditions of all patients. When a doctor or physician fails to recognize the presence of a serious illness, prescribes incorrect medication and treatment, or fails to provide the necessary care a patient requires, he/she needs to be held responsible. However, we seek to LEVEL THE PLAYING FIELD by strongly advocating the defense and offense of physicians and other health professionals.

If you believe you may be subject to a claim by a patient or patient’s family regarding an allegation of your neglect and mistake, do not hesitate to call us as your skilled license defense attorney in San Diego, and you can call us at: (619) 583-0350.


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8880 Rio San Diego Drive, Suite 800
San Diego, CA 92108-1642
Telephone: 619-583-0350
Fax: 619-583-1850


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The information you obtain at this site is not, nor is it intended to be, legal advice. You should consult an attorney for individual advice regarding your own situation.