When a family member has died or has been seriously injured, they and their loved ones need to know why. Unfortunately, medical malpractice is the third leading cause of death in the United States. Hundreds of thousands of people are seriously injured or die each year as a result of medical malpractice. At Schochor and Staton, P.A., we can investigate your case to see if you or your family member was the victim of medical malpractice. As a victim, you deserve truthful answers and full compensation. We are here to provide those for you.
Our team has continually worked together as part of a comprehensive approach to obtain full compensation for victims of medical malpractice in Maryland, Washington, D.C., and nationally. From pouring over medical research and medical records, to working directly with medical experts and practitioners to prepare your cases, the attorneys of the Schochor and Staton, P.A. team have extensive experience and continuing success with medical negligence cases, over many years.
So Much So, In Fact, That We Speak Doctor.
Our expertise has not gone unrecognized. Schochor and Staton, P.A. and/or its lawyers have received 90 honors and awards including, earning the AV Rating by Martindale-Hubbell – a rating which recognizes the highest level of both legal ability and ethical standards; listing in the Bar Register for Preeminent Lawyers; included in U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings, earning the highest possible Tier 1 ranking for Medical Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs; receiving the Litigator Award™; voted Best Law Firm in the Daily Record Reader Rankings, winning Top Law Firm in medical malpractice, civil litigation, and personal injury — all three categories; listed by Super Lawyers; Top 10 Lawyers; and so many more. You can review all of the awards at the bottom of our home page and see for yourself.
Our lawyers have also been called upon to testify before the Maryland State Legislature in areas of medical malpractice and tort reform, and also lecture regularly at various panel presentations, seminars, and continuing legal education courses in Maryland, Washington, D.C. and nationally, involving medical malpractice as well as Class Actions and Mass Torts. In addition, our litigators lecture medical staffs at hospitals in Maryland and Washington, DC on how to avoid being sued for medical malpractice, and are regularly invited to participate on a variety of radio and television programs pertaining to medical malpractice.
But most of all, our team fully understands the emotional, financial and other losses caused by medical malpractice; how difficult and emotionally trying it is when you think that you or a loved one has been harmed by a healthcare provider.