Legal Question in Medical Malpractice in New York

pre-trial conferences

what type of issues are discussed in the final pre-trial stage of a medical malpractice case, is the settlement one of those issues i have a case thats been on the calender since 2004, its a medical malepractice wrogful death case, what should do or is this the normal process of a case like this

Asked on 1/04/07, 2:09 am

1 Answer from Attorneys

Frank Pintauro Donohue & Partners, PC
0 users found helpful
0 attorneys agreed

Re: pre-trial conferences

A pre-trial conference is generally held to discuss settlement before the actual trial of the case. Several adjournments/continuations of this conference is not uncommon. Medical malpractice cases are often difficult to settle before trial because normally the doctor sued must give consent to his/her attorney and insurance carrier before settlement can be negotiated.

Read more
1/04/07, 8:56 am

Related Questions & Answers

More Medical Malpractice Law questions and answers in New York

Looking for something else?

Get Free Legal Advice

88222 active attorneys ready to answer your legal questions today.

Find a Legal Form

Browse and download our attorney-prepared and up-to-date legal forms from $4.99

Find a Form

Featured Attorneys

Anthony RoachLaw Office of Anthony A. RoachChatsworth, CA
Phillip D. Wheeler, Esq.Phillip D. Wheeler, Attorney At LawMorro Bay, CA
David SlaterDavid P. Slater, Esq.Boca Raton, FL
Find An Attorney

Are you an Attorney?

Earn additional revenue and grow your business. Join LawGuru Now