Comprehensive Legal Defense

Zealous Defense Against Allegations Of Malpractice

At Mooney, Lenaghan, Westberg Dorn, L.L.C., we represent health care systems and medical professionals who face claims of medical malpractice. Due to our reputation within the practice area, we are frequently asked to be lead counsel or co-counsel for complex and high-exposure medical malpractice cases.

In our extensive litigation experience, we have achieved numerous favorable defense verdicts in Nebraska and Iowa courts. We practice the highest ethical standards and a commitment to excellence while we work to prove that the appropriate standard of care was demonstrated by our clients.

Handling A Spectrum Of Complex Claims

Our lawyers come from a broad range of backgrounds as former criminal prosecutors, claims adjusters, in-house counsel, auditors and more. We have a thorough knowledge of underlying medical conditions and treatments. Types of cases we frequently handle include:

  • Birth injuries
  • Surgical errors
  • Misdiagnosis or delayed diagnosis
  • Prescription drug errors
  • Licensure issues
  • Disciplinary proceedings
  • Administrative hearings
  • Subpoena assistance

Our practice has allowed us to develop a vast network of experts including physicians, medical examiners, vocational rehabilitation specialists, life care planners and engineers. We draw from this network to identify professionals to aid us by providing medical opinions or serving as expert witnesses during trial.

Our Comprehensive Approach

When an insurance carrier contacts us regarding a claim of malpractice, our defense begins immediately. We contact the physician and the facility administrator. Then, we begin exhaustively gathering and reviewing medical records and other documentation to support our clients’ cases. We invest several hours into individualized trial preparation with our clients to ensure they are ready for the trial. We serve as advocates during this overwhelming time in their lives.

Get Strong, Experienced Defense Today

When something as critical as one’s professional reputation is at stake, hire us at Mooney, Lenaghan, Westberg Dorn, L.L.C., immediately for a thorough defense.