Kara Rosenthal defends healthcare providers, institutions, executives, and vendors in high-stakes professional liability and related lawsuits. As appropriate, Kara uses aggressive motions practice to win dismissal of her clients from litigation or negotiates favorable early settlements without the expense of mediation or other litigation measures.
Kara’s experience ranges from defending hospitals and individual physicians and nurses in medical malpractice trials to building litigation strategy to handle nationwide mass torts defense for medical device and pharmaceutical makers. She also defends mental and behavioral health providers and long-term care facilities. Kara’s practice also involves representation of healthcare providers in board and professional review inquiries, including obtaining dismissals and notifications of no action taken.
In 2015, Kara earned accreditation as a Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management.
Sedgwick, Detert, Moran & Arnold, LLP (nka Sedgwick, LLP)
Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management, 2015
Colorado Rising Stars
Personal Injury Defense: Medical Malpractice, 2010-2016
Future Star - Colorado, 2015-2017
Consultant, CEB California Civil Discovery, Chapter 7: Interrogatories
(2006 California Board of Regents)
American Health Lawyers Association
American Society of Health Risk Managers
Defense Research Institute