Clyde Bergstresser is a shareholder in the Boston office of Campbell Campbell Edwards & Conroy. He is a fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers. After graduating magna cum laude from Newark Institute of Technology, Mr. Bergstresser earned his law degree from Boston College Law School. He is admitted to practice in all courts of Massachusetts.
Mr. Bergstresser represents plaintiffs in major personal injury litigation, including medical malpractice, legal malpractice, psychiatric malpractice and other professional liability. An experienced trial lawyer, he served as trial and appellate counsel in Glicklich v. Spievack, 16 Mass.App.Ct. 488 (1983), the first reported decision in Massachusetts addressing the issue of causation in a case involving "delayed diagnosis" of cancer.
Mr. Bergstresser periodically lectures for Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education (MCLE), Massachusetts Bar Association, Massachusetts Association of Trial Attorneys, Harvard Risk Management, Massachusetts Psychiatric Association, Massachusetts Psychological Association, Harvard Continuing Medical Education, Boston University Law School, and Boston College Law School, among others. He continues to be invited to speak in training sessions for medical and psychiatric staff at are hospitals including New England Medical Center, McLean Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital.
Licensed since 1974
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|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Tier 1 Best Attorney for Legal and Medical Malpractice||U.S. News and World Report||2010|
|AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2010|
|Massachusetts Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2009|
|Massachusetts Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2008|
|Legal Malpractice Law||Best Lawyers in America||2008|
|Medical Malpractice Law||Best Lawyers in America||2008|
|Massachusetts Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2007|
|Massachusetts Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2006|
|Massachusetts Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2005|
|Massachusetts Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2004|
|Shareholder||Campbell Campbell Edwards & Conroy||2001 - Present|
|Senior Member||Bergstresser and Associates, P.C.||1994 - 2001|
|Member and Officer||Stahlin & Bergstresser, P.C.||1976 - 1994|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Massachusetts Bar Association||Chair||1998 - 1999|
|American College of Trial Lawyers||Fellow||N/A|
|Association of Trial Lawyers of America||Member||N/A|
|Boston Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Massachusetts Association of Trial Attorneys||Member||N/A|
|Massachusetts Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Harvard Journal on Legislation||A Model State Act To Authorize and Regulate Physician Assisted Suicide (Co-author)||1996|
|Trial Magazine||Handling The Psychiatric Witness (Co-author)||1977|
|Practicing Psychiatry Without Fear, A Clinical Guide for Liability Prevention (Harvard University Press)||The Perspective of the Plaintiff's Attorney||N/A|
|Boston College Law School||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1974|
|Newark Institute of Technology||N/A||BS - Bachelor of Science||1971|