Alison
Dobes

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Alison’s expertise is in medical litigation, representing physicians, mid-level providers, nurses, and hospitals. She has spent her entire career supporting healthcare providers, either managing claims and litigation at MAG Mutual Insurance Company or representing healthcare providers directly in lawsuits. Alison has experience handling every stage of these complex cases, including drafting pleadings and motions; managing written discovery; taking and defending the depositions of parties, experts, and other witnesses; evaluating case strengths, weaknesses, and value; preparing for trial and trying cases; and handling appellate issues.

Alison enjoys working with physicians and other healthcare professionals to share information and reassurance about the medical/legal process, provide risk management advice, and manage ancillary matters such as Georgia Composite State Board investigations.

Representative cases/experience

  • Representation of physicians of various specialties in cases involving allegations of professional negligence and gross negligence.
  • Representation of Georgia hospitals and medical corporations involving claims of medical malpractice and ordinary negligence.
  • Defense verdicts in numerous cases on behalf of hospitals, medical corporations, and providers from various medical specialties, in cases of catastrophic injury and wrongful death.

Areas of Practice

  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Physician and Hospital Defense
  • General Civil Litigation
  • Civil Appellate Practice
  • Georgia Composite Medical Board Representation

Education

  • B.A., Cornell University (1992)
  • J.D., Emory University School of Law (1997)

Alison’s expertise is in medical litigation, representing physicians, mid-level providers, nurses, and hospitals. She has spent her entire career supporting healthcare providers, either managing claims and litigation at MAG Mutual Insurance Company or representing healthcare providers directly in lawsuits. Alison has experience handling every stage of these complex cases, including drafting pleadings and motions; managing written discovery; taking and defending the depositions of parties, experts, and other witnesses; evaluating case strengths, weaknesses, and value; preparing for trial and trying cases; and handling appellate issues.

Alison enjoys working with physicians and other healthcare professionals to share information and reassurance about the medical/legal process, provide risk management advice, and manage ancillary matters such as Georgia Composite State Board investigations.

Representative cases/experience

  • Representation of physicians of various specialties in cases involving allegations of professional negligence and gross negligence.
  • Representation of Georgia hospitals and medical corporations involving claims of medical malpractice and ordinary negligence.
  • Defense verdicts in numerous cases on behalf of hospitals, medical corporations, and providers from various medical specialties, in cases of catastrophic injury and wrongful death.

Areas of Practice

  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Physician and Hospital Defense
  • General Civil Litigation
  • Civil Appellate Practice
  • Georgia Composite Medical Board Representation

Education

  • B.A., Cornell University (1992)
  • J.D., Emory University School of Law (1997)

Alison Dobes

Representative cases/experience

  • Representation of physicians of various specialties in cases involving allegations of professional negligence and gross negligence.
  • Representation of Georgia hospitals and medical corporations involving claims of medical malpractice and ordinary negligence.
  • Defense verdicts in numerous cases on behalf of hospitals, medical corporations, and providers from various medical specialties, in cases of catastrophic injury and wrongful death.

Alison Dobes

Areas of Practice

  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Physician and Hospital Defense
  • General Civil Litigation
  • Civil Appellate Practice
  • Georgia Composite Medical Board Representation

Alison Dobes

Education

  • B.A., Cornell University (1992)
  • J.D., Emory University School of Law (1997)

Alison Dobes

Practice Areas