Laura D. Eschleman is a partner with Nall & Miller, LLP. She practices in the areas of medical malpractice, professional licensing, medical board matters and hospital privileging issues and has represented numerous medical professionals including chiropractors, dermatologists, emergency room physicians, family practice physicians, hospitalists, internal medicine physicians, neurologists, obstetrician-gynecologists, ophthalmologists, optometrists, perfusionists, podiatrists, radiation oncologists, radiologists and surgeons in medical malpractice cases and in front of their respective licensing boards.
Ms. Eschleman also represents healthcare companies and mental healthcare facilities in cases involving claims of negligent hiring, negligent retention and negligent credentialing, as well as professional negligence, negligence and intentional torts.
Ms. Eschleman has additionally represented clients in an assortment of cases including affirmative equitable relief, bankruptcy, catastrophic injury, commercial litigation, construction litigation, contract disputes, insurance coverage, legal malpractice and professional liability, premises liability, product liability, real estate litigation, trucking litigation and wrongful death.
With a national practice, Ms. Eschleman works on cases throughout the country and has tried cases to verdict in Alabama, Georgia, Iowa and South Carolina. In addition to her Alabama, Georgia and Missouri state bar licenses, Ms. Eschleman has been admitted to practice pro hac vice in courts in Iowa, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia. She has additionally worked on cases in California, Michigan, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Washington.
A native of Atlanta, Ms. Eschleman attended the University of Georgia where she earned a B.A. with high honors in 2002. She earned her J.D. from the University of Georgia with honors in 2005. While at the University of Georgia, Ms. Eschleman was on the Editorial Board and was an Articles Editor of the Journal of Intellectual Property Law. Additionally, while in law school, Ms. Eschleman was sworn in under the Third-Year Prosecutor’s Act and gained trial experience with her involvement in the prosecution clinic and work in the Office of the District Attorney.
Ms. Eschleman is AV® Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®.