Black RN CLNC owner/principal of A Legal Resource Service
is an active RN with 25 years of clinical nursing experience,
working one-to-one with physicians in office based practice,
out reach clinics as well as operating room first assistant.
Certified through the National Alliance of Certified Legal
Nurse Consultant she has provided medical-legal solutions
to attorneys as an independent consultant since 2001; CV available
mission is to work as an extension of our attorney clients
to expeditiously achieve the most economical approach to revealing
all the medical facts involved in health-related case. Standing
by our values of integrity and commitment to top quality service,
we believe that as your Certified Legal Nurse Consultant it
is our responsibility to create solutions to help you understand
the health care issues involved in your cases, allowing you
more time to focus on the aspects law and concentrate on providing
services to your client at the highest levels.
Legal Resource Service is a midwest-based litigation support
company. Our staff is composed experienced healthcare professionals
and we consult with attorneys on medically related legal matters.
Our Registered Nurses are certified in legal nurse consulting
and have been trained describe the pathophysiological process
and integrate the documented medical events with the appropriate
medical reference material. As healthcare professionals, we
often uncover issues and facts that can be easily overlooked
by a non-medical person. Our strategic network includes a physician/pharmacist
and medical illustrator, who work together to illustrate the
intricate medical aspects of the injury. Studies show that the
learning process is 95% visual, so the more demonstrative evidence
you can produce, the better the chances of convincing the jury.
We keep an extensive database of testifying healthcare professionals,
a library of medical resources and are adept to electronic research.
We have had experience with both plaintiff and defense cases
and provide services to attorneys, insurance companies and other
healthcare organizations who deal with health-related litigation.
We are experts at critiquing the medical record and other healthcare
documents. Our knowledge allows us to quickly and efficiently
pull together all the medical facts and help our attorney clients
develop winning strategies.
Legal Nurse Consultant is a Registered Nurse who uses her nursing
knowledge and expertise to help attorneys demystify the medical
issues involved in a health-related case. As an insider we offer
perspective on the health-related practice and procedure as
well as an clear understanding of the medical facts. Nursing
certification is awarded to RN’s who have fulfilled the
requirements and passed examination. As professionals, we follow
medical ethics as well as the ABA ethics of confidentiality
in client communication.
a void in the medical resources available to attorneys, A Legal
Resource Service was established in 2001, to provide comprehensive,
professional support to attorneys who deal with issues involving
health, illness or injury. Currently, both plaintiff and defense
attorneys “tap” into our clinical experience in
order to bridge the gap between the medical information and
legal aspects of a health-related case.
cases are typically complex, requiring analysis of voluminous
medical records and/or related healthcare documents. Our legal
nurse consultants translate this technical information into
understandable terms; format the information in a manner it
can be easily understood and support it with appropriate medical
literature or standards of care. We maintain a database of
healthcare professional allows which allows us to connect
our attorney clients with the appropriate medical / nursing
literature and/or standards of care can make or break a case.
We perform medical literature research internally, externally
and electronically. Adept to the medical “mumbo-jumbo”
we can quickly access the material, translate the highly technical
medical information into understandable concepts, provide
background documentation on key points and integrate the appropriate
medical literature, into the theme of the case.
and take the “maze and mystery”
out of a health-related case
We have “walked the walk” and “talked
the talk” and can bring our nursing expertise to your
table, offer a timesaving, economical approach to organizing
and interpreting all the medical information.
We understand medical issues and trends. By virtue of the
process in which we were trained we are apt to patient education
and we will explain the medical facts in a manner easily
understood by the attorney, the client or the jury.
Cost effective: Health-related cases can be difficult and
time consuming. We know where to look and can quickly access
the information vital to you case.
We connect with an extensive group of healthcare professionals
from various specialties, which allows us to connect you
with the most appropriate healthcare expert to address the
issues. Our extended network includes a physician/pharmacist
and a medical illustrator that can help you demonstrate
the medical facts.