Chris Schulte and Megan Collins obtained a defense verdict in Hillsborough County on behalf an orthopedic spine physician in a medical malpractice case in which it was alleged that a spinal decompression surgery caused spinal instability requiring a spinal fusion surgery.
Weekley Schulte Valdes proudly announces its inclusion in the 2017 “Best Law Firms” list by U.S. News & World Report. This is the fourth consecutive year that Weekley Schulte Valdes has been included among this elite group of law firms. This year, Weekley Schulte Valdes was ranked in the area of Medical Malpractice Defense Litigation and Personal Injury Defense Litigation.
The U.S. News Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. Firms included in the “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise. In order to be eligible for a ranking, a law firm must have at least one lawyer listed in the Best Lawyers in America© list for that particular location and specialty. Paul Weekley, Chris Schulte, and Jody Valdes are all included.