Mr. Geagan has recognized expertise in medical malpractice and general personal... more
Mr. Geagan has recognized expertise in medical malpractice and general personal injury cases and was recognized by the National Law Journal in June of 2001 as National Litigator of the Month. For the groundbreaking case of Bergman v. Chin, a verdict establishing that the failure to provide adequate pain medication to a terminally ill patient violates the California Elder Abuse Statutes. He... view profile
On graduating from UC Berkeley in 1978, I began a PhD program that same year in... more
On graduating from UC Berkeley in 1978, I began a PhD program that same year in History at the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana. After a few months of study and in the midst of a very cold Winter, I returned to California where I began working in law firms. My first law related job was at the downtown Los Angeles firm of Overton, Lyman & Prince. In the type of coincidence that on... view profile
Nursing home abuse lawyers work with nursing home residents and their families. Nursing home residents depend on the nursing home staff to assist with their daily needs, as well as treat them for physical or medical conditions. Because residents are so vulnerable, abuse can take many forms. Staff can give residents too many drugs or the wrong ones, deprive them of heat or food, or simply pay insufficient attention to their needs. Nursing home abuse lawyers recognize when a resident has been mistreated, even if the resident isn't aware or able to communicate it. Nursing home abuse lawyers know which social service agencies to contact to report abuse, and can have a court-appointed guardian make decisions in the resident's best interests. If a nursing home resident's condition causes you concern, nursing home abuse lawyers can advise you on how to proceed.
Nursing Home Abuse / Neglect Lawyers in cities near San Francisco, CA