Stephanie Grana to present at Personal Injury 101 seminar

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Richmond, VA – May 24, 2012 – Personal injury lawyer Stephanie Grana will give two presentations at the Personal Injury 101 seminar on June 21, 2012, at the Doubletree Hotel Richmond Downtown, 301 West Franklin Street, Richmond, VA 23220. Phone: 804.644.9871.

The “Standing on Ethical Ground” presentation will be given between 11:00 am and 12:00 pm. The “Medical Records in Case Law” presentation will be given between 1:00 and 2:00 pm.

Ms. Grana was chosen because of her extensive experience as a highly recognized medical malpractice and catastrophic personal injury attorney and will instruct seminar attendees regarding the ethics of legal representation in personal injury cases and techniques and strategies used in dealing with medical records as they relate to case law.

The “Standing on Ethical Ground” presentation will cover the following subjects:

  1. Rules of Professional Conduct
  2. The Tripartite Relationship Among Insured, Insurer and Counsel
  3. Conflicts of Interest
  4. Attorneys’ Fees and Charges
  5. Dealing the “Excess Claim”

The “Medical Records in Case Law” presentation will cover the following subjects:

  1. Obtaining
    1. By Authorizations, Subpoenas
    2. Substance
    3. Scope of What's Discoverable
  2. Analyzing
  3. Using Them in Motions, Depositions and at Trial
  4. Admissibility and Confidentiality Issues
  5. Keeping Up with the Latest News of Medical Science
    1. How to Keep Up with the New Procedures, Drugs, Regulations, Recalls
    2. Useful General Medical Reference Resources
    3. New Trend of Defensive Medicine

Stephanie E. Grana is a founder and shareholder with the law firm of Cantor, Stoneburner, Ford, Grana & Buckner in Richmond, Virginia, where she represents individuals and families devastated by catastrophic injury or death resulting from medical negligence, products liability and personal injury. Ms. Grana is listed in Best Lawyers in America in medical malpractice law, and is AV® rated, Martindale-Hubbell's highest rating for legal ability and ethical standards. In 2008, she was named Top 40 Under 40 by Style Weekly and has been selected by Virginia Super Lawyers as a Rising Star for the last three years. She is on the Board of Governors for the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association and is past president of the Metro Richmond Women's Bar Association and the Lewis F. Powell, Jr. American Inn of Court. Ms. Grana is a member of the American Association for Justice, the Virginia State Bar's Third District Disciplinary Committee, and the Richmond and Chesterfield-Colonial Heights bar associations. A leader in her field, both in and out of the courtroom, Ms. Grana has lectured and written on various civil litigation topics and is active in numerous professional organizations. She has handled several high profile cases and has been quoted in national press and television. Ms. Grana received her J.D. degree, cum laude, from the University of Richmond School of Law, where she was in order of the Barristers and she was a Phi Beta Kappa graduate from the University of Richmond, with a B.A. degree.

If you would like more information about this topic or to speak with Stephanie Grana, please contact Jim Dingus at 804.644.1400 (ext. 396) or jdingus@virginiatrialfirm.com

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