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Donna Rostant

Donna Rostant

also known as Donna Miller Rostant

Practice areas:

Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1993

  1. Medical Malpractice: 70%
    1 year
  2. Birth Injury: 20%
    1 year
  3. Wrongful Death: 5%
    1 year
  4. Personal Injury: 5%
    1 year

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Mark J. Krudys

    I heartily endorse Donna Rostant. Donna is very hard working, personable, and smart. She is passionate about rendering the highest quality of representation to the client. Her background as a Registered Nurse makes her especially well suited to handling medical malpractice cases.

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  • Kathleen G Burke

    Donna was a nurse prior to going to law school and her knowledge of medical issues gives her rare and valuable insight into medical malpractice issues. I have known her for many years and would recommend her highly.

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    Kathleen Burke Car Accidents Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Suite 400
11150 Fairfax Boulevard
Fairfax, VA, 22030

Jones & Rostant, PC

11150 Fairfax Boulevard.
Suite. 400
Fairfax, VA, 22030

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
VAAuthorized to practice law199703/11/2014
NCActive199307/05/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best Law Firms - Medical Malpractice Top TierBest Lawyers2012
Best Lawyers - Medical MalpracticeAmerica's Best Lawyers2008

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerJones & Rostant, P.C.2004 - Present
PartnerHall, Sickels, Rostant, Frei & Kattenburg2000 - 2004
AssociateHall & Sickels1997 - 2000
AssociateFaison & Gillespie1993 - 1997

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Virginia Bar AssociationBoyd Graves Committee2009 - Present
American Association for Justice, Gammagard LitigationGroup LeaderN/A
American Association for Justice, Professional Negligence SectionChairN/A
Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, Publications CommitteeMemberN/A
North Carolina Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Fairfax Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Virginia Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, Legislative CommitteeMemberN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Jacobs v. Sharma, et. al.Verdict of $1,121,364.00

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins publicationsLiability Theories in Perinatal Nursing1999
AWHONN VoiceIs Suppression of Lactation in Postpartum Patients Still An Indication for the Use of Bromocriptine Mesylate?1994
AWHONN VoiceWhat is the Nurse's Role in the Informed Consent Process?1992
NAACOG Update Series Vol. VIILegal Issues for Nurse Managers1992
JOGNNThe Use of Fundal Pressure During Second Stage of Labor: A Pilot Study1991
JOGNNThe Use of Acoustic Stimulation During Fetal Heart Rate Testing in the Antepartum1991
Topics in Clinical NursingSnesory Alterations of the Unplanned Cesarean Delivery Client1985
Trial MagazineLiability Theories in Nursing Negligence CasesN/A

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Wake Forest University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
University of PennsylvaniaNursingMSN - Master of Science1982
Villa Maria CollegeNursingBS - Bachelor of Science1981

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Association of Trial Lawyers of America: Teleseminar SeriesChoosing an Expert in a LASIK Case2004
Association of Trial Lawyers of America Annual ConferenceLASIK Surgery Do's & Don'ts2004
ATLA - Annual ConferenceHospital & Nursing Negligence - The Lawyer's View1997
American Society of Law, Medicine and EthicsNeonatal Risk Management1995
Birth Injury and the Law Annual ConferenceShoulder Dystocia: What Every Nurse Should Know1994