Phoenix Attorneys Dedicated to the Success of Arizona Dentists
Schneider & Onofry lawyers help dentists deal with
the challenges of business ownership and employee management ...
defending against predatory lawsuits ... managing and protecting your
business and financial assets ... and complying with an
increasingly burdensome regulatory environment.
When you chose to enter the dental profession, you could
not have fully anticipated or been prepared for the dizzying array of
business and professional challenges that awaited you.
For many years, Arizona dentists have depended on our
legal and strategic guidance in:
protecting their professional license
against board complaints (Arizona State Board of Dental Examiners)
and other claims;
avoiding and resolving legal threats by patients,
vendors and employees;
shielding dentists' personal assets;
dealing with insurance companies;
negotiating partnership agreements, buy-out
agreements, employment agreements and non-compete covenants;
property and equipment leases and acquisitions;
planning for practice growth and expansion; and
facilitating the purchase and sale of dental
Dentists appreciate the profession-specific knowledge and insight of:
McLellan, who has handled hundreds of dental malpractice cases
and BODEX claims
(litigation and partnership agreements)
Dee Giles (litigation and real
estate and equipment agreements)
(employment agreements, employee handbooks and employment-related lawsuits
and administrative claims)
These attorneys have nearly 70 years’ worth of
experience and have successfully
litigated hundreds of cases, in all areas of law, for dental professionals.
Dental Malpractice. Our
dental malpractice attorneys,
which include a registered nurse with a background in medical-surgical intensive
care, have a strong track record of processing complex medical and dental issues
and develop winning strategies.
Administrative Law and Professional Licensure.
Schneider & Onofry attorneys frequently represent health care providers in
administrative, licensing and
disciplinary proceedings before government licensing boards and regulatory
Employer Defense. Schneider & Onofry attorneys are
experienced in a broad range of
administrative and litigation issues for private employers, with services
ranging from regulatory compliance to legal actions brought by current and
Products Liability. Our attorneys have defended
dentists and dental equipment
manufacturers and sellers in a broad range of product liability claims.
Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith. We have tried
numerous insurance coverage and bad faith cases to a successful conclusion.
Premises Liability. For dentists facing legal action
after a visitor is injured, we offer broad experience in representing a wide
range of clients in premises liability claims.
Business Planning. Schneider & Onofry
business law attorneys work with
business owners to determine their specific needs, special circumstances and
ultimate goals, and to help ensure that the business has the optimum legal
structure for minimizing taxes and liability and enhancing capital formation.
Real Estate and Equipment Leasing. We can review and help negotiate purchase and lease agreements covering office space and dental equipment and tenant improvements.
Business Litigation. In the unfortunate event of
litigation arising out of your dental business, our skilled and knowledgeable
attorneys are here to assist you.