We are proud to announce that McCumber Daniels’ attorneys Andrew R. McCumber and Derek M. Daniels were named 2012 Best Lawyers in America®, both in the field of Medical Malpractice Law.
Andrew McCumber is a founding partner of McCumber Daniels and practices in the firm’s Tampa office. He is an AV-rated, experienced trial lawyer focusing his practice on nursing home, hospital, and physician malpractice defense litigation, general insurance defense litigation and civil trial practice in state and federal courts including the United States Supreme Court. He is frequent speaker throughout the U.S. on hospital liability and health care litigation issues. He serves as Tort Counsel to FHCA and is a member on FHCA’s Legislative Committee. In 2001, he was the Lead Legislative Draftsman for FHCA on tort reform. Mr. McCumber serves as Florida’s Representative on the LeadingAge’s National Legal Committee.
Derek M. Daniels is a founding partner of McCumber Daniels and practices from the firm’s Florida and Pennsylvania offices. He has been admitted to practice law in Florida since 1995 and in Pennsylvania and New Jersey since 2006. Mr. Daniels’ practice has focused on the areas of medical malpractice, hospital, and nursing home defense litigation since 1998. Additionally, Mr. Daniels has significant experience defending corporate structures in cases involving attempts to pierce the corporate veil or direct claims against parent companies. Mr. Daniels is an active member of the Florida Hospital Association and the Florida Society for Healthcare Risk Management and Patient Safety.
About Best Lawyers®
The Best Lawyers directory was founded in 1981 and first published in 1983. Best Lawyers compiles lists of outstanding attorneys by conducting exhaustive peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. In the U.S., Best Lawyers publishes an annual referral guide, The Best Lawyers in America, which includes 41,149 attorneys in 126 practice areas, covering all 50 states and the District of Columbia.