Professional Liability

76d76c664199f7b23e865a8f92ea573b_f179Hirst Applegate is experienced in defending a broad range of professional liability claims. Our attorneys have experience in defending claims against:

  • Physicians and medical providers
  • Hospitals and nursing homes
  • Mental healthcare providers
  • Insurance agents and brokers
  • Engineers
  • Boards of Directors
  • School administrators
  • Real estate professionals

Our attorneys have represented individual professionals as well as major firms and practices. Our experience involves defending professionals in a wide variety of claims, including negligence, breach of contract, misrepresentation, and breach of fiduciary duties. The firm practices throughout the state of Wyoming in both federal and state courts as well as in administrative settings.

Hirst Applegate Resolves Complaint Before Board of Nursing

Attorney Billie Addleman successfully represented a registered nurse in a matter before the Wyoming State Board of Nursing.  Upon completion of its investigation, a Notice of Warning was issued to the nurse.  Addleman worked with the Office of the Attorney General and...

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Lenhart Obtains Summary Judgment

Khale Lenhart obtained summary judgment for a counselor sued for defamation based on a report that she made of suspected child abuse. The counselor was treating a child patient, and the patient told her about conduct by the patient's father that the counselor...

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