William T. Burdo, Esq. concentrates his practice on protecting the rights of
seriously injured people and their loved ones who seek to recover damages
for injuries or death suffered as a result of medical malpractice, accidents
and other forms of negligence. He is an experienced and well respected
litigator with a proven record of relentless and fearless advocacy for his
clients. Mr. Burdo’s experience, fierce advocacy and tireless commitment to
his clients are the defining attributes of a career that have allowed him to
achieve numerous verdicts and settlements for his clients totaling many
millions of dollars. Click here to see a sampling of Mr. Burdo’s verdicts and settlements.Mr. Burdo has handled hundreds of medical malpractice cases involving all aspects of medicine including obstetrics and gynecology, neurosurgery,
many types of cancer and tumors (including those involving the breast, lung,
prostate, skin, brain, stomach, soft tissues), surgery, orthopedic surgery and
joint replacements, infectious diseases, heart disease and heart attacks,
and inborn errors of metabolism. He has spent a substantial portion of his
career litigating cases involving obstetrical negligence resulting in Cerebral
Palsy - from, amongst other things, oxygen deprivation, infection,
prematurity, preeclampsia and trauma - and Erb's Palsy resulting from
unduly traumatic deliveries.
Mr. Burdo, who is well-known for his attention to detail and his broad, yet
intimate knowledge of medical and legal issues, personally evaluates the
underlying merits of each and every medical malpractice case accepted by
the office. He will proceed with a malpractice case only if it is supported by
highly qualified experts. Thus, every client whose case is accepted by the
office has the confidence of knowing not only that Mr. Burdo believes in their
case, but at least one medical expert does as well.
Mr. Burdo is well aware of the enormous resources the defendants in these
types of cases have at their disposal through their insurers.
Mr. Burdo’s unwavering commitment to careful case selection, confident
belief in his clients’ cases and his tenacious determination to win have
earned him a stellar reputation in the legal community that has allowed him
to level the playing field with the defendants and achieve continued and
consistent success despite their vast resources.