Why Our Founder Created Medical Justice for Doctors
Our Founder and CEO, Jeff Segal, MD, JD, created Medical Justice to protect doctors from meritless malpractice claims – and many other medico-legal threats.
How Do Attorneys Shake Down Doctors?
Some attorneys will go to unprofessional lengths to serve their clients. Often, these shakedown tactics come at the doctor’s expense. Maintain your guard. Don’t fall for these bluffs.
How Does a Malpractice Lawsuit Affect You?
Medical Justice Founder and CEO, Dr. Jeffrey Segal, describes how his experience on the receiving end of a frivolous lawsuit shaped the way Medical Justice protects clients…
How Often Are Good Doctors Sued?
99% of surgeons will become embroiled in a malpractice lawsuit before age 65. Medical Justice exists to help those 99% navigate med-mal suits safely – by stopping them before they start.
What Services Does Medical Justice Offer?
Whether you’re expecting a lawsuit or in the middle of one, Medical Justice can cover you. We’ve protected over 12,000 doctors from frivolous lawsuits by offering these three programs.
How Does Medical Justice Protect Doctors?
Medical Justice uses a combination of legal expertise and expert knowledge to protect its members from frivolous lawsuits and deescalate potentially toxic patient-doctor confrontations.
How Easily Can Patients Extort Doctors?
If your patient threatens to slam you on the internet if you don’t meet demands, that can be construed as extortion. Medical Justice protects members from patients with ulterior motives.
How is Medical Justice Different from Professional Liability Carriers?
Medical Justice does three things; we deter frivolous cases before they become full-bodied lawsuits. We work to see cases already in progress dropped early. And when a case resolves, we help our clients address remedies.
My Ex-Employee Stole My Database to Start Their Practice
A client’s business partner stabbed him in the back; by opening a competing practice across town. She used patient data stolen from our client to market herself. When our client’s livelihood was threatened, he turned to us.
HIPAA Compliance for Doctors and Medical Practices – A Review
HIPAA regulations have changed considerably in the past 10 years. But what exactly has changed and what can doctors and medical practices do to protect themselves from penalties? Medical Justice discusses these issues.
Jeffrey Segal, MD, JD
Chief Executive Officer and Founder
Dr. Jeffrey Segal is a board-certified neurosurgeon. In the process of conceiving, funding, developing, and growing Medical Justice, Dr. Segal has established himself as one of the country’s leading authorities on medical malpractice issues, counterclaims, and internet-based assaults on reputation.
Dr. Segal is also a partner at Byrd Adatto, a national business and health care law firm. With over 50 combined years of experience in serving doctors, dentists, and other providers, Byrd Adatto has a national pedigree to address most legal issues that arise in the business and practice of medicine.