Degan, Blanchard & Nash, PLC
5555 Hilton Avenue, Suite 620
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
Sidney W. Degan, III
The Baton Rouge medical malpractice attorneys at Degan, Blanchard & Nash, PLC are highly respected for their vigorous defense of health care providers and practitioners against the complicated and often emotion-filled claims of malpractice. The Baton Rouge medical malpractice defense lawyers serve as counsel to several large hospitals and professional liability insurers and have successfully defended numerous cases involving a multitude of professional negligence and medical malpractice claims.
The firm’s approach to defending medical malpractice claims includes analyzing each case to see if the plaintiff has met the burden of proving negligence, medical mistakes or errors in treatment, unreasonable care and injury. Louisiana, like many states, has ruled that capping damage award limits is unconstitutional, so the stakes are always high in terms of future and past medical expenses and non-economic damages.
In addition to their experience in civil courtrooms, the firm's Baton Rouge medical malpractice defense attorneys have represented doctors and health care providers in administrative actions brought by federal government agencies, such as Medicare and Medicaid, medical licensing board and professional review hearings. Degan, Blanchard & Nash, PLC realizes that each medical malpractice claim can present a personal and professional burden to health care businesses, hospitals, medical systems, surgeons, specialists and individual physicians. For experienced representation in a medical mapractice injury claim, contact the Baton Rouge medical malpractice defense lawyers at Degan, Blanchard & Nash, PLC in Louisiana.