Rawlings Law Firm
Law Firm in Winston Salem, NC
Here at The Rawlings Law Firm, situated in downtown Winston-Salem, we're committed to delivering best quality individual service to our customers. Drawing on extensive experience with cases involving medical malpractice and individual injury, we pride ourselves on our customer-1st approach, as they deserve nothing less. Cases at the intersection of law and medicine present unique problems. Navigating these two complex disciplines requires a depth of experience of both worlds.
read moreDr. Rawlings spent many years in private practice as a Neurosurgeon and retains his focus on assisting the injured. As such he practices primarily in the area of civil litigation, representing clients injured or killed in car accidents or due to acts of ommisions of health care providers. However, beyond this arena, Dr. Rawlings represents corporate and small business clients in contract and other litigation disputes. In addition, Dr. Rawlings is a certified Superior Court mediator and is available for party selection.
read moreWe tender our thanks to plaintiff's counsel, Charles Rawlings for the report of this case. Plaintiff's decedent underwent total knee replacement on March 23, 2017, and began recovery in stable condition. While undergoing physical therapy at the hospital on March 26, decedent fell. The surgeon was made aware of the fall. Unfortunately, before an examination could be conducted, decedent fell a second time, severely damaging the surgically repaired knee. Decedent was taken to the OR where the surgeon found a dislocated, fractured patella, a quadriceps rupture, and a large surrounding hematoma.
read morePrior to becoming an attorney, Dr. Rawlings was actively involved in medical malpractice litigation as a consultant, case reviewer, and expert witness for fourteen years. He served as a reviewer for more than 300 cases nationwide, and provided both deposition and trial testimony in more than twenty-five cases. In addition to providing medical expertise, he acted as a consultant to a number of attorneys and law firms in matters concerning trial preparation. The combination of his many years of experience in the medical field, extensive involvement in malpractice litigation as a consultant and expert witness, and his official entry into the legal profession, places Dr. Rawlings in a position to offer a wide range of services to his clients.