Scott M. Stevenson leads the firm's medical malpractice team in Charlotte. His principal areas of practice are physician and nursing negligence, as well as nursing home, assisted living and hospital negligence, and compliance issues.
Scott has specialized in medical malpractice throughout the last two decades, and has tried cases on behalf of physicians, nurses, hospitals, nursing homes, and assisted living centers, in virtually every county throughout Western North Carolina.
He has successfully defended physicians in court from virtually every medical specialty. Areas of specialty and expertise include general surgery, neurosurgery, cardiothoracic surgery, obstetrics and gynecology, emergency medicine, internal medicine, pediatrics, psychiatry, neurology, urology, radiology and anesthesiology. He is licensed to practice in the State of North Carolina and has appeared and argued in both Appellate Courts in the state court system of North Carolina, as well as the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals.
•Best Lawyers in America, medical malpractice and personal injury law categories, 2007 - 2014
•North Carolina Super Lawyer bySuper Lawyersmagazine, 2006 - 2014
•Best Lawyers Charlotte Medical Malpractice Law-Defendants Lawyer of the Year, 2013
•North Carolina Law Impact Leader byBusiness Leader,North Carolina Legal Guide,2009
•Top Lawyer in Charlotte byBusiness Leadermagazine, trial litigation category
01.21.2014 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Attorneys Recognized as 2014 North CarolinaSuper Lawyersand North Carolina Rising Stars
08.15.2013 83 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Lawyers Selected for Inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2014
01.23.2013 Shumaker Attorneys Recognized as 2013 North Carolina Super Lawyers
09.13.2012 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Lawyers Named Best Lawyers' 2013 Lawyers of the Year
08.28.2012 81 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Lawyers Selected for Inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2013
01.26.2012 Five Shumaker Partners Recognized as 2012 North Carolina Super Lawyers
09.07.2011 70 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in The Best Lawyers In America 2012
01.21.2011 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Announces Four Partners Recognized as 2011 North Carolina Super Lawyers
08.12.2010 70 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2011
01.27.2010 Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP Announces Four Partners Recognized as 2010 North Carolina Super Lawyers