WHY AN ATTORNEY AND PHYSICIAN?
In addition to attending and
graduating from Law School and being admitted to the Bars listed in
the Banner on this website, Joel B. Kornberg, M.D., J.D. attended
and graduated from Medical School and became licensed in Florida and
New York as a Medical Doctor and practiced as an Emergency Room
Physician for more than 20 years in Florida.
Thus, Joel B.
Kornberg, M.D., J.D. is able to comprehensively understand many
important facts about the Health Care System, Medicine and Hospital
facilities that may be quite useful in certain business
• Knowledge as a Medical Doctor (M.D.) can help in
our analysis and ongoing preparation/consultation for your Business
Matter, if involving Health Care Professionals; and, helps to
identify the Legal and Medicine/Health Care System factors involved
or potentially involved.
• An Attorney with practice experience
as a Physician often has great familiarity with Medicine/HealthCare
the technical aspects of processes and procedures and of the People
who work within that system. After all, we have worked in
Medicine/Health Care System for many years.
• A Lawyer and Physician
(M.D.) can use the Medical/Health Care System knowledge to help in
applicable Business Negotiations; and also can be beneficial to help
formulate questions and interrogatories, especially for Doctors and
other Health Care providers, due to our familiarity with the
Medicine/Health Care System, people and environment. The same
ability applies to preparation for and attendance at depositions,
hearings and trials; and, in particular, in situations involving a
Physician/HealthCare professional or other persons involved in the
• As a Lawyer who is also a Doctor (M.D.), we
have the ability to conduct sophisticated medical discussions with
other parties involved in the Health Care System. This may even
apply to contracts and other business transactions, where, due to
our familiarity with the System, we may be able to "hear" certain
factors that are not audible to others.
Thus, Joel Kornberg,
M.D., J.D., P.A., as an Attorney and Physician, does have knowledge
of the Law and of Medicine/Health Care System This Medical Knowledge
may be of great value in the Business Legal Setting.
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