Dental Malpractice Law CLE
Dental Malpractice Law: From a Plaintiff Lawyer’s Perspective



Live Webcast/Rebroadcast – You watch the course online at the specified date and time shown below. You can ask questions and receive answers during the course.

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Course Description

This program was recorded on May 28, 2020

From a Plaintiff lawyer’s perspective this course will provide the attendee with a working outline and understanding of the intricacies and nuances of Dental Malpractice Law. The primary goal of this course is to provide the attendee with useful information should they decide to represent a client in a dental malpractice lawsuit. The course content will cover topics from client intake through trial preparation.

Attorney Dean SchweitzerDean Schweitzer
With over 35 years of combined experience in the fields of law, dentistry, business, real estate, finance, and aviation, I have the education and knowledge to assist my clients in a personalized and attentive manner that is comprehensive yet comforting. When dealing with legal concerns, my clients know that I am always available and willing to communicate with them to ensure their complete understanding of the matter at hand.

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2 General Credits

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  1. Parallels and Differences between Dental Malpractice Law and Personal Injury Law
  2. Client Intake and the Importance of Careful Case Selection
  3. Obtaining the Client’s Dental and Medical Records
  4. The Crucial Role of Experts
  5. The Pleading
  6. Most Frequent Causes of Dental Malpractice
  7. Discovery – The Defendant Dentist’s Deposition
  8. Expert Designation – Deposing the Dental Expert
  9. Dental Malpractice Insurance – The Carrier’s Impact on Settlement
  10. Determining Damages – Limits on Non-Economic Damages
  11. The Defense Perspective
  12. Settlement versus Trial – Managing Client Expectations