Sumner Medical Law

  • Established in 1999
  • Firm Size 1
  • A National/Multi-State Litigation Firm devoted 100% to prosecuting catastrophic injury medical malpractice cases on behalf of patients and their families
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About this firm

David W. Sumner is actively licensed in Arizona, South Carolina, Georgia, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Maryland and Arkansas. He is also admitted before the United States Supreme Court and other federal courts across the country. Mr. Sumner has published extensively on medical malpractice topics. He has held editorial positions for distinguished legal and/or litigation journals to include serving as a Contributing Editor for "Medical Malpractice Law and Strategy". Mr. Sumner has been invited to speak on "The Investigation of the Obstetrical Malpractice Case" before the Philadelphia Chapter of the American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants. Mr. Sumner also concentrates his practice in the area of the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA). Of special interest to attorney Sumner are cases involving negligent medical care and treatment provided at military or Veterans Administration hospitals or clinics. Mr. Sumner previously served as Special Counsel, Torts Branch, Civil Division, U.S. Department of Justice. He is currently a member of the prestigious Million Dollar Advocates Forum and is listed in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers.

Areas of Practice (18)

Specific Practice Area and Industry Group Details across multiple offices:

  • Birth Trauma or Injury
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Hypoxic-ischemic Encephalopathy (HIE)
  • Intracranial Hemorrhage (ICH)
  • Shoulder Dystocia and Erb's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Injuries
  • Forceps and Vacuum Extractor
  • Subdural Hematoma
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Surgical Errors and Mishaps
  • Physician Negligence
  • Anesthesia Related Injuries
  • Cancer Misdiagnosis
  • Heart Attack and Stroke Misdiagnosis
  • Hospital Negligence
  • Nurse and Therapist Negligence
  • Medication Administration Errors
  • Nursing Home Neglect

People (1)

Birth Trauma or Injury, Cerebral Palsy, Hypoxic-ischemic Encephalopathy (HIE), Intracranial Hemorrhage (ICH), Shoulder D ...

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Bar Registry

  • Medical Malpractice

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