Medical Liability attorney Studley joins Plunkett Cooney

Attorney Lauren M. Studley recently joined Plunkett Cooney, one of the Midwest’s oldest and largest law firms, as a member of its Medical Liability Practice Group.

“Lauren’s background perfectly complements our medical liability team,” said D. Jennifer Andreou, Plunkett Cooney’s Medical Liability Practice Group co-leader. “She’s an experienced attorney in the courtroom, and she excels at resolving complex matters on behalf of her clients.”

Studley focuses her practice primarily in the area of medical malpractice defense. She also has experience resolving general liability claims, auto negligence matters, trucking/transportation law issues and contract law matters.

Studley’s clients include hospitals, physicians, nurses and other healthcare providers targeted by medical malpractice actions ranging from obstetrics to gynecology to emergency medicine to complex surgery. She has second-chaired complex medical liability jury trials, and she has won numerous dismissals on motions for summary disposition.

Studley received her law degree, magna cum laude, from Western Michigan University Cooley Law School in 2011. While there, she received several awards for her academic achievements and served as the Assistant Comments Editor for Thomas M. Cooley Law Review. Studley received her undergraduate degree from Central Michigan University in 2006.

Plunkett Cooney’s Medical Liability Practice Group is comprised of experienced trial attorneys dedicated to the rigorous defense of all types of medical malpractice lawsuits. Their clients include doctors, pharmacists, chiropractors, dentists, podiatrists, psychologists, psychiatrists, hospitals and their employees, medical clinics, mental health facilities and extended care facilities.

In addition to defending medical liability cases, Plunkett Cooney’s attorneys represent their clients before state professional licensing boards when disputes arise. They also work with their clients to mitigate risk related to the regulatory requirements of HIPAA and other federal laws. The firm’s team approach to client service also allows Plunkett Cooney to provide a range of business and personal services to members of the healthcare industry, including real estate, estate planning, acquisitions/sales, tax law and much more.

Established in 1913, Plunkett Cooney is a leading provider of transactional and litigation services to clients in the private and public sectors. The firm employs approximately 150 attorneys in nine Michigan cities, Columbus, Ohio and Indianapolis, Indiana. Plunkett Cooney has achieved the highest rating (AV) awarded by Martindale-Hubbell, a leading, international directory of law firms, and it was named by American Lawyer Media’s as a “ go-to” law firm in 2016. The firm has also received several awards naming it among the top workplaces in the legal industry.

For more information about Lauren M. Studley joining Plunkett Cooney, contact the firm’s Director of Marketing and Business Development John Cornwell at (248) 901-4008; jcornwell@plunkettcooney.com.
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