Medical Defence

Practice Points

Success in medical malpractice litigation requires accurate reading of the main players, including your own motivations.

"Weakest link in the chain" thinking is particularly valuable in the economical development of a promising medical malpractice case.

The overall chances of even modest success at settlement or judgment are about two-to-one against.

Economically, the Canadian Medical Protective Association is a Goliath to the average plaintiff sling shot.

Defence expert witnesses more frequently than plaintiff are pursuing a part-time career in legal medicine.

Medical Litigation Consultants