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Handling A Medical Malpractice Case-The Basics and Beyond 2019 *In-Person at D.C. Bar*

September 30, 2019

Credits: 3.0 Credit Hours

Description: Taught by a judge and two experienced medical malpractice lawyers, this class provides the basics on handling medical malpractice litigation from both the plaintiff and defense perspectives.  Those who attend will receive practical pointers on discovery, litigation strategy, obtaining experts, mediation, settlement, and pretrial and trial matters.  Our distinguished faculty will discuss the effective use of technology in the courtroom and demonstrate how to qualify an expert witness in court.  Attendees also will learn how to practice within the requirements of the D.C. Medical Malpractice Act of 2006.


  • Catherine D. Bertram, Bertram Law Group PLLC
  • Crystal S. Deese, Jackson & Campbell PC
  • Hon. Nan R. Shuker, Senior Judge, D.C. Superior Court

Fee: $89 D.C. Bar Community Members; $99 D.C. Bar Members; $109 Government and Non-profit Attorneys; $129 Others

The D.C. Bar CLE Program now offers discounted group registration rates!  For more information, contact the CLE Office at CLE@dcbar.org or 202-626-3488


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Nan Shuker, Hon. (Ret.), D.C. Superior Court

Catherine Bertram, Bertram Law Group, PLLC

Crystal Deese, Jackson & Campbell, P.C.