Hershey Decker Drake has extensive experience defending licensed healthcare professionals in all areas of malpractice, professional negligence, and professional misconduct.  Our malpractice defense team is able to quickly identify, understand and address the medical issues as well as the legal issues that commonly arise in malpractice litigation. Hershey Decker Drake’s professional malpractice defense attorneys are recognized in the region for their comprehensive work on behalf of

  • Physicians
  • Nurses
  • Dentists
  • Chiropractors
  • Optometrists
  • Ophthalmologists
  • Nurses
  • Naturopaths
  • physical therapists
  • psychologists
  • mental health professionals
  • health care facilitiesv
  • Insurance companies involved in professional negligence claims regarding the practice of the healing arts.

Hershey Decker Drake provides representation to clients who are insured by the following companies:

  • COPIC Insurance Company
  • NCMIC Insurance Company
  • Allied Insurance Company
  • Professional Solutions Insurance Company
  • The Doctors Company Insurance
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Oceanus Insurance Company
  • Pharmacists Mutual Insurance Company


If you have a legal question that you think we may be able to assist you with, please submit your inquiry using the form below and a member of our team will get back to you as soon as possible.