HARTFORD, CT—Litigation law firm Gfeller Laurie LLP is pleased to announce the launch of its Healthcare and Professional Liability practice group and the addition of Partners M. Karen Noble and Edward W. ‘Ed’ Mayer, Jr., who have been named Co-Chairs of the new practice group. Rounding out the team is attorney Gabriella L. Izzo, who joins the firm as an associate. In addition, Gfeller Laurie increases its bench strength and depth of experience across all defense litigation practice groups, including the Healthcare and Professional Liability practice group, with the addition of attorneys Christine Blethen, Zane Johnson and Hannah Lauer as associates.
The Healthcare and Professional Liability practice group represents medical professionals and institutions in matters involving complex medical issues and large damage exposure. The team represents physicians of all specialties, nurses, dentists, hospitals, and other health-care providers in malpractice litigation, pre-suit investigations, claim evaluations, liability assessments as well as in governmental agencies’ credentialing and licensing investigations.