To properly represent litigants in medical malpractice cases requires a thorough understanding of the latest developments in the law. I am privileged to be able to instruct my colleagues in this important area.
Pleasantville, NY (PRWEB) November 14, 2012
New York personal injury and medical malpractice attorney Shana De Caro, a partner in the Pleasantville, New York law firm of De Caro & Kaplen, LLP, has been selected to present the medical malpractice lecture at the New York law annual update series sponsored by the New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers.
De Caro, a member of the Board of Directors of the New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers, will lecture attorneys from Westchester, New York and surrounding areas on recent developments in the law of medical malpractice in New York State. This is the second year that De Caro has been chosen to lecture on this topic to her peers. De Caro has served as a member of the New York State Medical Malpractice Review Panels that examined medical malpractice and hospital malpractice cases for merit as part of the court’s malpractice screening process.
The all day conference is presented to personal injury attorneys throughout New York, and is intended to serve as a comprehensive yearly update on court decisions, new trends and new laws in the fields of civil evidence, civil procedure, construction law, medical malpractice, municipal liability, premises liability, and product liability.
“I am honored to have been selected by my peers to again review the law of medical malpractice in New York State. To properly represent litigants in medical malpractice cases requires a thorough understanding of the latest developments in the law. I am privileged to be able to instruct my colleagues in this important area,” said De Caro.
De Caro, a partner in the New York personal injury law firm, De Caro & Kaplen, LLP is a leading attorney in New York State representing victims of medical negligence. Since its inception over 30 years ago, her law firm has established itself as one of the premier medical malpractice law firms in New York City and New York State. In addition to its commitment to protecting the rights of malpractice victims through New York, the Pleasantville based law firm, also concentrates its practice in representing victims of car accidents, bus accidents, truck accidents, construction site accidents, and unsafe buildings.
De Caro also serves as an officer and a member of the board of trustees of the Civil Justice Foundation and is an officer of the Traumatic Brain Injury Litigation Group of the American Association of Justice and First Vice President of the American Academy of Brain Injury Attorneys. She has been recognized by her peers as one of the top 100 trial attorneys in New York State and has been named as an Elite Lawyer. Her law firm, De Caro & Kaplen, LLP, maintains a web site, http://www.BrainLaw.com, and a blog featuring the latest news and information on traumatic brain injury, http://www.BrainInjury.Blogs.com. The New York personal injury attorneys at De Caro & Kaplen, LLP can also be reached toll-free at 1-866-272 -4652.