Francis J. Klemensic - Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote, P.C.

Francis J. Klemensic

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2012

Mr. Klemensic has more than 25 years experience practicing medical malpractice defense as well as general civil and insurance litigation in state and federal courts throughout Pennsylvania.  His main focus is on the defense of health care providers including hospitals, physicians, dentists, podiatrists, rehabilitation facilities, therapists, and psychiatrists.

Quinnipiac UniversityJ.D. 1984Gannon UniversityBA 1981
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationDefense Research InstituteErie County Bar AssociationAmerican Association for JusticePennsylvania Trial Lawyers AssociationWestern Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers AssociationErie Summer Festival of the ArtsMillcreek Youth Athletic Association

Case History

Primary Care Physician — Obtained a defense verdict for a primary care physician in a case involving the alleged failure to timely diagnose and treat recurrent endometrial cancer in a patient diagnosed with inflammatory bowel disease. 
Orthopedic Surgeon — Obtained a defense verdict for an orthopedic surgeon in a case involving alleged inappropriate surgical technique resulting in a brachial plexus injury during total shoulder replacement surgery.  Trial presentation involved a demonstration of the surgery with the actual operating room table depicting table positioning, drapes and anesthesia.
Ophthalmologist — Obtained a compulsory non-suit in favor of an ophthalmologist in a case involving the alleged failure to timely diagnose and treat a pituitary tumor in a patient diagnosed with glaucoma.

Office Location

100 State Street, Suite 503
Erie, PA 16507-1457
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2015 Lawyer of the Year in Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants of the Pittsburgh Metro Area
Francis J. Klemensic has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!

Practice Areas

Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants

Other Information

Gender: Male