Practice Areas


“Wherever the art of Medicine is loved, there is also a love of Humanity”

For more than 100 years, Hassard Bonnington has successfully represented clients in medical negligence lawsuits, peer review ad hoc committees, administrative law matters before the Medical Board, Nursing Board, etc., and in many other matters pertaining to the practice of medicine throughout California.


Civil Litigation

Hassard Bonnington’s team of experienced trial lawyers handle sensitive and complex litigation. From pre-litigation advice to last minute trial assistance, we handle a variety of matters including:

  • Defense Against Regulatory/Government Agencies
  • Partnership and other Business Disputes
  • Probate Litigation
  • Personal Injury & Wrongful Death

Medical Negligence

Hassard Bonnington is well known for its defense of healthcare providers including physicians, physician groups, hospitals, medical centers, nurses, pharmacists, and other healthcare providers in state and federal jurisdictions. We have defended healthcare providers for over 100 years and successfully litigated thousands of such cases.

Medical Administrative Law Matters

Our attorneys regularly represent healthcare providers before the Medical Board, Nursing Board, Osteopathic Board, professional association peer review and executive committees, and other regulatory bodies.

Legal Advice for Health Care Providers

Today healthcare providers face numerous challenges from federal and state privacy laws, contractual disputes, peer review and privilege issues, mandatory reporting requirements, and issues related to the termination of patient care, to name a few.