CASE REFERRAL PROCESS
Smith Elliott Smith & Garmey’s reputation for success and client satisfaction has spread throughout New England. In fact, approximately 90% the firm’s largest cases (with verdicts of $200,000 or more) are referred from law firms throughout Maine, Massachusetts and New Hampshire. Cases referred to Smith Elliott Smith & Garmey are in the hands of one of the most accomplished complex medical malpractice and product liability teams in the state. Attorneys at Smith Elliott Smith & Garmey actively participate in various litigation subgroups of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America such as medical malpractice, birthing negligence and product liability. Furthermore, with access to a network of nationally recognized expert witnesses and a team member trained and experienced as an obstetrical and surgical nurse, Smith Elliott Smith & Garmey is able to collect significant verdicts at the fraction of the cost of other firms.
Referring counsel may contribute to the case in any capacity they choose. When possible, Smith Elliott Smith & Garmey values the opportunity to meet the client and discuss the case with the referring attorney in person, and is willing to travel to do so. All fee division is fair and consistent with the Maine Bar Rules. For an initial consultation on a medical malpractice or products liability case please contact , or .
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