M. Brian O

M. Brian O'Connor

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2016

Mr. O’Connor has been a member of the firm for 20 years. His practice is devoted to the representation of physicians and hospitals in medical malpractice cases. Brian also represents health care providers in litigation before the Pennsylvania State Board of Medicine.

Mr. O’Connor has tried over 45 jury trials on behalf of physicians and hospitals throughout the counties of Western Pennsylvania and the Federal District Court in Pittsburgh and Erie. Mr. O’Connor has participated in numerous mediations and arbitrations in health care related litigation.

Additional Information

Areas of Practice — Mr. O'Connor's practice is devoted to the representation of physicians and hospitals in medical malpractice cases. Mr. O'Connor also represents health care providers in litigation before the Pennsylvania State Board of Medicine.
John Carroll UniversityBA 1986The Columbus School of Law, Catholic UniversityJ.D. 1989
Pennsylvania Super LawyerAcademy of Trial Lawyers Allegheny CountyAllegheny County Bar Associations - Health Care Law SectionAmerican Bar Association - Litigation SectionDefense Research Institute - Med Mal SectionChristian Housing, Inc.

Case History

Results

Plaintiff alleged ENT surgeon was negligent in retained pledget during ZMC surgery. Verdict in favor of defense on motion for non-suit after 2 days of trial.

Plaintiffs alleged failure to adequately treat glaucoma resulting in blindness. Verdict for defense

Plaintiff claimed radiologist failed to properly interpret CT scan of abdomen and pelvis resulting in delay in diagnosis of Thymoma. Verdict for defense.

Plaintiff claimed obstetrician/gynecologist was negligent for perforating ureter during C-Section. Verdict for defense.

Plaintiff claimed failure to diagnose pituitary tumor resulting in blindness. Non-suit granted after six days of trial.

Plaintiffs alleged failure to timely diagnose lung cancer. Verdict for defense

Plaintiffs alleged failure to adequately treat glaucoma resulting in blindness. Verdict for defense


Office Location

Four Gateway Center, Suite 300
444 Liberty Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
United States


Practice Areas

Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants

Other Information

Gender: Male