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Education:
B.S., Seton Hall University, summa cum laude, 1998

M.D., University of Medicine and Dentistry of NJ - New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ), 1993

York Hospital, York, Pennsylvania, Medical Internship

J.D., Seton Hall University School of Law, 1997
Bar Admissions:
New Jersey, 1997
Member:
Brain Injury Association of New Jersey

New Jersey Association for Justice (NJAJ), (Formerly Association of Trial Lawyers of America-N.J), 1997

Birth Trauma Litigation Information Exchange Group

American Association for Justice

Traumatic Birth Injury Litigation Group

Traumatic Brain Injury Litigation Group

Nursing Home Litigation Group

Aviation Law Litigation Group

Medical Negligence Information Exchange Group

Attorneys

Douglas S. Grossbart

Douglas S. Grossbart, M.D., is a physician-attorney specializing in medical malpractice, brain injury, nursing home negligence, product liability and other complex personal injury matters, including substantial automobile and aviation matters involving catastrophic injuries. A 1988 graduate of Seton Hall University, summa cum laude with a degree in chemistry and a 1993 graduate of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Doug completed his medical training internship in Pennsylvania before attending Law School. He has handled medical malpractice, nursing malpractice, and hospital malpractice as well as nursing home abuse and malpractice matters. The medical negligence matters span numerous specialties, including obstetrics, gynecology, oncology (cancer), anesthesiology, radiology, cardiology, as well as surgery and surgical subspecialties, such as neurosurgery and orthopedic surgery.

Doug has co-authored chapters in books concerning medical malpractice and has given presentations and seminars to attorneys, health care professionals and others concerning the subject. He has been involved as a corporate sponsor for the Brain Injury Association of New Jersey, and has provided information on brain injury to the public. He is a member of the American Association for Justice - N.J., the American Association for Justice, the Traumatic Birth Injury Litigation Group, the Traumatic Brain Injury Litigation Group, the Nursing Home Litigation Group and the Aviation Law Litigation Group, among others.

Doug's noteworthy cases have included a client who was burned internally by a medical device; a young woman who died as a result of negligent removal of ovaries; a young man who was ejected from a vehicle in a rollover, which resulted in quadriplegia; and numerous other medically oriented cases including obstetrical and brain injury matters. Doug recently obtained a 1.2 million dollar verdict on behalf of a medical malpractice victim who was blinded in one eye and a 5.6 million dollar verdict on behalf of a medical malpractice victim who suffered an above the knee amputation.

PUBLISHED/MATERIALS

Nursing Malpractice, 2nd Ed., Lawyer & Judge Publication Co, 2001
Seminar Materials "Medicine for Lawyers", 1999

REPRESENTATIVE CLIENTS

E v. Meadowlands Hospital, et al $5.6M verdict (2012) (Amputation/Medical Malpractice) 
G v. M.. Eye Care $822,580 verdict (2008) (Blindness/One Eye Medical Malpractice)
C v. T, M.D. $650,000 Settlement (2010) (Birth Injury)
Est. of L, $150,000.00, settlement/Trial (2012/2013) (Nursing home negligence)
A v. T, MD, et, al. $800,000-Settlement (2005) (Medical Malpractice/Product Liability)
P v. C Airlines, et al. $114,500 Settlement (2007) (Injury Aboard Aircraft)
H v. R Trucking Co, et. al. $395,000 Settlement (2010) (Trucking Accident)

CLASSES/SEMINARS


Seton Hall University School of Law, Guest Lecturer, Medical Mal, LLM Level, 1998 - Present

Association of Trial Lawyers of America - NJ Seminar "Medicine for Lawyers,” Lecturer
 
 
CERTIFICATIONS National Board of Medical Examiners - 1991

National Board of Medical Examiners - 1993

National Board of Medical Examiners – 1994
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