Friedman Schuman Welcomes Derek R. Layser

Derek R Layser

Friedman Schuman is pleased to announce that DEREK R. LAYSER has joined the firm as Chair of the Medical Malpractice practice area. Derek concentrates his practice on medical malpractice litigation and personal injury. He has handled a variety of complex medical cases involving birth injuries, nursing home neglect, surgical mishaps and catastrophic brain injuries. Derek also has extensive experience handling cases involving product defects, pharmacy errors, premises liability such as apartment fires, and auto and trucking accidents. Derek was a founding partner at Layser & Freiwald in Philadelphia for many years. Derek is admitted to practice in state and federal court in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, and has an active civil trial practice throughout Pennsylvania and New Jersey.