Medical Malpractice: Expert Evidence – The New Normal

Source: The Verdict – Issue 169 / Summer 2021
Author: Paul McGivern
The Verdict issue 169

This is the seventh article in our 8-part series on medical malpractice litigation published in the Verdict law journal. In this article Paul McGivern reviews how the use of experts at trial has evolved over the years, and discusses recent developments in the law.

Share this article

Publications

Recent Publications

Complexities of the Medical Malpractice Jury Trial

Does Failure to Disclose a Medical Error Amount to Liability?

Medical Malpractice: Expert Evidence – The New Normal

Causation – Application: The Difficulties Associated with Applying the “But For” Test

Causation – Basic Principles: The Murky Waters of Causation in Medical Negligence

Defenses to a Medical Malpractice Claim – Navigating the Minefield

Standard of Care

The Evolution of the Law of Informed Consent