Pivo, Halbrech, Martin & Wilson, LLP


Healthcare Litigation

Healthcare and medical malpractice litigation often involves complex medical and legal issues. It takes knowledgeable and experienced lawyers to untangle and explain those issues to judges, juries or arbitrators. Litigating healthcare and medical malpractice matters has been a specialty of Pivo, Halbreich, Martin & Wilson, LLP for more than 20 years. Our partners have extensive experience in all aspects of healthcare; medical and hospital liability, including medical malpractice; managed care litigation; bad faith and unfair business practices; ERISA claims; and elder abuse.

We have represented and continue to represent large medical groups, acute-care hospitals, IPAs, PPOs, HMOs, skilled-nursing and board-and-care facilities, and individual healthcare professionals and their practices. We have represented individual physicians in hospital staff discipline disputes and Potvin hearings, Medical Board proceedings, administrative hearings.

We advise hospital and medical facilities regarding licensing and quality assurance issues, and assist healthcare clients in the drafting and negotiation of provider agreements, employment contracts, reimbursement agreements, hospital services contracts and a wide range of other documents.

Pivo, Halbreich, Martin & Wilson, LLP provides its clients with the advantage of highly experienced litigation attorneys in a relatively small firm setting. We are therefore able to maintain personalized service at a low overhead, providing the client with cost savings and excellent results.