Practice Areas

Medical Malpractice Defense

At White | Canepa, we focus on the defense of physicians, hospitals, nurses, and all other health care providers in cases involving allegations of professional negligence. We have the requisite knowledge and experience to handle cases of any complexity level. Our attorneys at White | Canepa have decades of combined experience in representing health care providers and have extensive trial experience.

Medical Board Matters

It is important that physicians seek help whenever they are asked to explain their care. The attorneys at White | Canepa assist physicians with responses to subpoenas, and requests for written explanations of care. In addition, we prepare physicians for interviews by Medical Board investigators, and attend the interview to protect the interest of the physician. Should the Medical Board proceed to file an Accusation against the physician, we will represent the physician throughout the process, including any hearings.

Hospital Administrative Matters

At White | Canepa, our attorneys defend hospitals and their health care professionals in administrative hearings. Our attorneys have extensive knowledge and experience in matters involving professional licensing and disciplinary hearings.

Insurance Defense

Our attorneys at White | Canepa also handle a wide range of insurance defense matters. Our attorneys offer clients the highest level of legal service and consultation and have considerable experience in insurance defense litigation.

Representative Clients

Adventist Health System/West

Allied World Insurance Company

BETA Healthcare Group

Cooperative of American Physicians, Inc.

ESIS Chicago AGL Claims

Eye Medical Center of Fresno

Hudson Insurance Group

Kaiser Permanente

National Chiropractic Mutual Insurance

Norcal Mutual Insurance Company

Sedgwick Caronia – CMC

Sedgwick CMS/UC

Sierra Pacific Surgery Center

The Doctors Company

The Mutual RRG, Inc.

Zurich Healthcare