Birth Injury & Medical Malpractice Lawyers
Milwaukee • Chicago
& Throughout Illinois

Medical Staff

In-house medical experts for Chicago personal injury lawyers

At Goldberg & Schulkin Law Offices, our legal team includes in-house medical staff members. We believe it’s important to have experienced, knowledgeable medical professionals working for us since they have the expertise needed to help us build strong cases.

Experienced medical staff members know how to carefully analyze medical charts, inspection reports and other critical information in search of evidence that supports your claim. That’s why we consider them an important part of our attorneys and staff when it comes to securing sizable settlements and verdicts. Case results matter here.

Margaret Oberts, Legal Nurse Consultant On Staff

It takes both legal knowledge and medical knowledge to successfully pursue a birth injury or medical malpractice lawsuit effectively. That is why Goldberg & Schulkin Law Offices employs Margaret Oberts as a legal nurse consultant and other medical professionals.

Ms. Oberts functions as an important part of our team and can advise you about your case’s merits when pursuing compensation in court. Her background and clinical experience allow her to effectively support the legal work of our law firm

Qualified medical professionals evaluate cases, review evidence

Ms. Oberts completed her bachelor’s degree in nursing summa cum laude from Loyola University and later received her master’s degree from DePaul University. She regularly gives presentations about risk analysis and liability at medical and nursing seminars. Ms. Oberts is a member of the Illinois Nurses Association, the International Honor Society of Nursing and the American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants.

Her duties include:

  • Providing initial case screenings for merit
  • Preparing medical record reviews and research
  • Identifying and retaining authoritative medical/nursing experts
  • Assisting the firm’s attorneys with medical malpractice trial preparation

Our offices also have access to a nationwide network of other medical experts and authorities. We have the legal and medical resources to assist you if you or somebody in your family has suffered from an injury or illness caused by negligence.

Count on us when you need us most

Let us bring all of our resources to bear on your behalf. Contact the Goldberg & Schulkin Law Offices for a free initial consultation as soon as possible. You can contact us by phone at 800-564-1707 or contact us online. Our offices have extended evening and weekend hours and off-site appointments are available. All cases are handled on a contingency fee basis, so you don’t pay a dime until our firm wins a settlement on your behalf.