|Jessica M. Flage|
Jessica M. Flage, a Partner in the Firm’s Richmond, Virginia office, is an AV-rated, experienced trial attorney who practices in all aspects of healthcare defense. Ms. Flage focuses her practice on the defense of individual health care providers, hospitals, nursing homes, and assisted living facilities at all stages of litigation. She has experience as both primary and secondary counsel, and has obtained defense verdicts in multiple jurisdictions throughout Virginia, earning her recognition in Virginia Lawyers Weekly’s annual survey of “Largest Med Mal Defense Verdicts in Virginia.”
Ms. Flage is also versed in the fields of professional liability, legal malpractice and premises. Ms. Flage has also defended employers in various labor & employment matters including sexual harassment and discrimination. Her practice also includes frequent counsel on risk management issues, State Board Licensing matters, as well as defense of individuals and commercial entities in premises and general liability claims.
Ms. Flage often lectures to hospital risk managers, physicians, practice managers, nurses, and other attorneys on healthcare topics related to her practice, and has published articles in Hampton Roads Physician Magazine and the Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys Journal. She has been recognized as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters and as a Top Litigator by America’s Top 100 LLC.