Conrad O’Brien attorneys understand the unique needs of professionals and can help you mitigate the risks inherent in running a professional practice or using your professional skills. Our attorneys treat each case and allegation with the same sense of urgency and gravity that is felt by the client, responding quickly and tackling challenges tenaciously. Time and again, highly regarded professionals and organizations have relied on our team’s speed and savvy to protect their reputations.
While deliberately keeping a low profile in the media, Conrad O’Brien has established itself as the insider’s law firm—the lawyers to call when your Fortune 500 company, AmLaw 100 law firm, or high-level executives are facing critical litigation. Our string of victories, particularly in legal malpractice cases, has confirmed our reputation as a law firm’s law firm.
We provide preeminent outside litigation services to the world-renowned Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia as well as Jefferson Health/Main Line Health, and serve as the trusted partner of fiduciaries, brokers and dealers, insurers, accountants, physicians, and other licensed professionals.
We have decades of experience successfully handling malpractice, errors and omissions, professional negligence, defamation, and breach of contract claims. We have successfully defended clients in court. We have also managed and stopped cases before they even start by working with clients and their adversaries in a variety of alternative dispute resolution settings to successfully resolve claims and allegations quietly and cost-effectively.
Lawyers & Law Firms
Conrad O’Brien is the law firm that global law firms choose to protect the reputations of their attorneys.
Our attorneys have substantial experience working with lawyers and law firms to address internal partnership disputes, including partner separations, firm breakups, and partner compensation. Our attorneys are well-versed in the myriad ethical and professional issues that arise when lawyers part ways. While we strive to work with clients to keep such disputes internal, we have a proven record of success when litigation is required and have successfully litigated cases for notable law firms concerning breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, tortious interference, as well as complex partnership valuation and compensation issues.
Physicians and Hospitals
Our attorneys have established strong relationships with highly credentialed and skilled experts in various medical specialties who help us develop effective defenses and make clear, compelling trial presentations. We are also adept at assisting our clients in managing and coordinating the disparate resources that are available for their defense, such as client reserves, insurance carriers, and governmental payors.
Conrad O’Brien attorneys represent individual and institutional clients who serve others in a fiduciary capacity, including executors or executrices of an estate, trustees of a trust, or administrators of an ERISA plan. We have obtained success for our clients in a variety of matters, including suits alleging breach of fiduciary duty or asserting claims for the payment of benefits or monies under the terms of a particular instrument or plan.