Are lay witnesses required in medical malpractice cases?

Asked about 2 years ago - Neenah, WI

Are lay witnesses required in medical malpractice cases?

Attorney answers (3)

  1. David J. McCormick

    Contributor Level 20

    6

    Lawyers agree

    Answered . They are not required but they can help your case out tremendously.

    DISCLAIMER: David J. McCormick is licensed to practice law in the State of Wisconsin and this answer is being... more
  2. Christian K. Lassen II

    Pro

    Contributor Level 20

    7

    Lawyers agree

    1

    Answered . No, but they may be instrumental towards proving your case.

    Licensed in PA & NJ. 29% Contingency Fee. Phone: 215-510-6755 www.InjuryLawyerPhiladelphia.com
  3. Manuel Alzamora Juarez

    Contributor Level 20

    5

    Lawyers agree

    Answered . No. Lay witnesses are not required in a malpractice case. However, they may be necessary to prove a certain point where lay testimony is required. Best of luck.

    This answer is provided by Manuel A. Juarez, Esq., aka El Abogado de Divocios de California: 510-206-4492. It... more

Can't find what you're looking for? Ask a Lawyer

Get free answers from experienced attorneys.

 

Ask now

25,764 answers this week

3,224 attorneys answering

Ask a Lawyer

Get answers from top-rated lawyers.

  • It's FREE
  • It's easy
  • It's anonymous

25,764 answers this week

3,224 attorneys answering