Janet K. Meub

Janet K. Meub: Attorney with Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote, P.C.

Biography

Janet K. Meub is a principal of Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote, P.C. practicing in the Pittsburgh and Erie offices. She is a member of the firm’s Medical Malpractice Defense Group and Professional Liability Defense Group. Ms. Meub has tried cases to verdict on behalf of physicians and hospital clients in counties throughout Western Pennsylvania. She has represented physicians, chiropractors, and other licensed professionals in the context of state board licensure and disciplinary matters. Ms. Meub has also represented architects and contractors in construction design and defect claims. Additionally, Ms. Meub has significant experience in the areas of nursing home negligence, toxic tort litigation, personal injury and premises liability, and employment law.

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Meub worked for firms in Ohio and Pennsylvania and served as a partner at a local practice in Pittsburgh defending medical malpractice and toxic tort litigation cases.

Speaking Engagements:

•“Joint and Several Liability” (Co-Presenter), Pennsylvania Bar Institute CLE, 4/25/2016
•“Trying a Case in State Court from Start to Finish” (Presenter), Pennsylvania Bar Institute CLE, 6/30/2014
•“Health Information Exchanges: A Primer” (Presenter), Medical Records Law in Pennsylvania, Lorman Education Services Seminar, 10/31/2013

Professional Accomplishments:

•AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
Pennsylvania Super Lawyers 2018
Pennsylvania Super Lawyers - Rising Stars 2010-2011

Community Involvement:

•Allegheny County Bar Foundation (Attorneys Against Hunger Committee)
•Focus on Renewal Sto-Rox (Board of Directors)
•Neighborhood Legal Services Association (protection from abuse actions)

Press Releases

•DMC's 2018 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Selectees (5/24/2018)
•Maureen Barber and Paul Roman, Jr. named co-winners of David B. Fawcett Pro Bono Award (5/23/2018)
•Janet Meub Receives Highest Rating from Her Peers (7/19/2017)
•Dickie McCamey's 2017 Pro Bono Award Recipients Announced (4/17/2017)
•Medical Malpractice Addition Welcomed in Erie (4/12/2016)

Areas of Practice (2)

  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Professional Liability Defense

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
412-281-7272  Phone
888-811-7144  Fax
www.dmclaw.com
University Attended:
Miami University, B.A., English, 1996
Law School Attended:
Duquesne University School of Law, J.D., 2001
Year of First admission:
2002
Admission:
United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania; 2001, Ohio; United States District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia; 2012, West Virginia; United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio; 2002, Pennsylvania; United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio; United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
Memberships:

Memberships:

•Allegheny County Bar Association
•Allegheny County Bar Foundation (Fellow)
•American Bar Association
•Mahoning County Bar Association
•Ohio State Bar Association
•Pennsylvania Bar Association
•Pennsylvania Defense Institute (Professional Liability Committee Co-Chair)

Reported Cases:
Representative Matters: Defense verdict on behalf of ER physician for alleged failure to diagnose talar fracture; Non-suit on behalf of electrophysiologist in alleged negligent ICD placement; Defense verdict on behalf of community hospital for alleged failure to properly interpret myocardial perfusion scan; Arbitration defense verdict on behalf of oral surgeon for alleged negligent extraction and infection control; Defense verdict on behalf of local hospital for failure to timely diagnose infectious disease; Bench trial defense verdict on behalf of contractor in design defect claim in Marion County, West Virginia; Summary judgment on behalf of orthopaedic practice group for alleged negligent physical therapy resulting in annular tear and herniated discs
ISLN:
916518880

Peer Reviews

  • 4.7/5.0 (7 reviews)
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
  • Legal Knowledge

    4.7/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.7/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.7/5.0
  • Communication

    4.7/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.4/5.0
  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Sole Practitioner on 05/30/17 in Medical Malpractice Defense

    I have known and been opposed by Ms. Meub for many years in medical malpractice litigation. At all times she has exhibited the utmost professionalism and her word has been her bond. She has been punctual and forthcoming in all matters of discovery... Read more

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    I have known and been opposed by Ms. Meub for many years in medical malpractice litigation. At all times she has exhibited the utmost professionalism and her word has been her bond. She has been punctual and forthcoming in all matters of discovery and before the court. She exemplifies the highest level of legal capabilities, professionalism and ethics. Read less

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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 05/30/17 in Medical Malpractice Defense

    Janet is a well-known colleague in this field and she has considerable experience as a first-chair, premier defense attorney in medical malpractice cases. She is universally known and respected among the bar and considered a formidable and skilled a... Read more

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    Janet is a well-known colleague in this field and she has considerable experience as a first-chair, premier defense attorney in medical malpractice cases. She is universally known and respected among the bar and considered a formidable and skilled adversary. I can recommend no one more highly. Read less

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