Litigating a Malpractice Claim from the New Lawyers’ Perspective

Robins Kaplan, LLP attorney Liz Fors will discuss her experiences working as a medical malpractice litigation associate on the landmark verdict she secured with her colleagues in Edward Bermingham IV v. Patricia Eid NP el al.. Ms. Fors will provide a background of the Bermingham matter and address what it was like to work a complex medical malpractice case from pre-litigation investigation stage through the end of trial. Chris Messerly and Liz obtained the largest wrongful death case in state history and what is believed to be the third largest verdict in United States history for a wrongful death case for these types of damages. Liz will also provide pleadings and other written materials that her firm prepared during the course of litigation.

This CLE is approved for credit through May 20, 2020.

Elizabeth Fors, an associate at Robins Kaplan, is passionate about helping those who have been injured from medical malpractice or personal injury. She graduated summa cum laude from Hamline University School of Law, which she attended part-time while working full-time as a paralegal. In her first eighteen months as trial lawyer, she served as co-counsel on three medical malpractice trials.

CLE Credits:
1.0 Standard CLE Credits approved | Event Code: 257480

MSBA Members:  $29.95
Non-MSBA Members:  $64.95



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