We are first and foremost a trial practice firm, with an imposing fund of trial experience in a variety of cases tried in state and federal courts in Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia.
We have earned our reputation based on our zealous and effective defense of health care providers, including physicians, hospitals, nurses, physician assistants, long term care facilities, HMOs and other health care delivery systems.
Hospitals, long term care facilities, rehabilitations centers and other health care institutions have special requirements that Armstrong, Donohue, Ceppos, Vaughan & Rhoades, Chtd. fulfills.
Health Care professionals seek us out when issues arise with their respective licensing boards. Our knowledge base, derived from our professional liability work, is a valuable asset in our representation of our professional clients in this area of licensing and discipline.
ADCVR attorney Robert Maynard received a decision from the Maryland Court of Special Appeals that affirmed a judgment from the Circuit Court of Montgomery County. Plaintiff had alleged negligence during the performance of a tonsillectomy. A defense verdict was rendered following a four day trial. Plaintiff’s appeal alleged juror misconduct.
ADCVR Senior Partner, Eric Rhoades, recently obtained a defense verdict in a medical negligence case that was tried in the Circuit Court for St. Mary's County, Maryland. The Plaintiff alleged that she suffered a bowel perforation during the performance of a tubal ligation. Following a four-day trial, the jury delivered a defense verdict.
ADCVR Senior Partner, Eric Rhoades, recently obtained a defense verdict in a medical negligence case that was tried in the United States District Court for Maryland (Baltimore). The Plaintiffs alleged that a gastroenterologist was negligent in failing to timely diagnose a superior mesenteric vein thrombosis leading to multiple surgical procedures. Following an eight-day trial, the jury delivered a defense verdict.