Donnelly Nelson Depolo
Murray & Efremsky
Attorneys and Counselors at Law

Medical Malpractice Defense

At Donnelly Nelson Depolo Murray & Efremsky, we provide comprehensive medical malpractice defense representation. Our approach to defending against medical negligence claims is thorough and proactive, and has helped us establish a proven record of success representing clients and their professional liability carriers.


Our attorneys apply proven strategies to a broad range of medical negligence cases, including those in which we defend:

  • Physicians: Representing all physicians in medical malpractice claims and in matters before the Medical Board of California. We represent individual physicians as well as physician practice groups.
  • Psychiatrists: Defending psychiatrists and other mental health professionals in all types of professional negligence claims and licensing board matters.
  • Hospitals: Defending against claims alleging medical malpractice, staffing issues, systemic errors, improper procedures and other hospital errors.
  • Nurses: Handling all types of nurse malpractice claims and representing nurses in matters before the Board of Registered Nursing.
  • Dentists and Oral Surgeons: Representing dentists and oral surgeons in all types of dental malpractice claims.
  • Allied health professionals: Representing nurse practitioners, physicians' assistants, physical therapists and other allied health professionals facing medical negligence claims.
  • Elder abuse claims: Protecting the interests of medical professionals facing claims of elder abuse and abuse of dependant adults.

Serving Medical Malpractice Insurance Providers And Their Insureds

We provide efficient defense representation to medical malpractice insurance providers and their insureds throughout Northern and Central California. We can be contacted by telephone at 925-287-8181.

Our Office

Donnelly Nelson Depolo
Murray & Efremsky
Attorneys and Counselors at Law

201 North Civic Drive
Suite 239
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Phone: 925-287-8181
Fax: 925-287-8188
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