Louisiana Medical Malpractice Defense Lawyers

There is no question that all aspects of medical care contain risk — from diagnosis, to prescription, to surgical procedure. With every risk taken on, health care providers also bear the risk of medical malpractice suits.

In nearly three quarters of a century's worth of medical malpractice and general liability defense litigation and trial work, there are few situations that Watson, Blanche, Wilson & Posner, LLP, has not encountered. However, the firm recognizes that no two cases are exactly the same. By combining this comprehensive knowledge and expertise from the front lines of trials with proven as well as innovative techniques, Watson, Blanche looks to achieve successful outcomes for every client. The firm is specifically skilled at providing advice regarding the hardest decisions - when a trial is worth the expense and effort and when and how to obtain a fair and economical settlement. This kind of advice can only come from lawyers who know the courtroom, the cases and their opponents, as Watson, Blanche, Wilson & Posner does.

The firm is prepared to defend against cases involving surgical errors, failure to diagnose and many other types of malpractice claims. The firm routinely represents:

  • Hospitals
  • Physicians
  • Other medical professionals
    • Advanced nurse practitioners
    • Allied health professionals
    • Physician Assistants
    • Registered Nurses
    • Licensed Practical Nurses
  • Nursing homes
  • Long-term Care facilities
  • Assisted Living facilities
  • Mental Health facilities
  • Rehabilitation facilities

The firm assists these health care providers in many areas, including:

  • Defense planning and strategy
  • Policy coverage and personal counsel matters
  • Defense of medical malpractice/professional negligence claims
  • Review and structuring of medical malpractice and professional negligence policies

The firm is prepared to reach out to medical professionals and experts who can present expert testimony to build the strongest defense possible and offer trustworthy, unbiased counsel when a settlement should be pursued. In every case, the firm's lawyers work directly with clients to help explain all steps and options for the most effective and efficient approach to counsel that also keeps in mind the health care provider's reputation and long-term objectives.

To get in touch and schedule an initial consultation, call 225-387-5511 or contact us.