The Art and Science of Case Selection

The patients who call us to pursue malpractice claims feel as if the health care profession has put them through great misery. We owe it to them to take the time to carefully evaluate their cases so as not to compound their misery.

October 1, 2012

It has been more than a decade since the Institute of Medicine’s landmark report which recognized that as many as 98,000 Americans die each year from preventable malpractice. Then, why is it that only an average of about 125 malpractice cases have been filed per year over the past decade according to Minnesota court statistics?

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Chris Messerly

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