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James W. Saxton Recognized as a Best Lawyer

Lancaster County, PA, January 12, 2016 – Saxton & Stump, LLC is pleased to announce that James W. Saxton, CEO, has been recognized as a 2016 Best Lawyer by his peers.

Best Lawyers is the most highly-respected peer review guide to the legal profession. Their lists of distinguished attorneys are compiled by conducting peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. A complete listing of Central PA’s 2016 Best Lawyers will be published in the February 2016 issue of Central Penn Legal.

Mr. Saxton has sustained an active litigation practice for more than 30 years, representing doctors, hospitals and other health care professionals in state and federal court and administrative proceedings. He lectures frequently and is an invited speaker across the country on health care issues, including liability reduction and risk management. He presents to nationally prominent health care organizations such as the American College of Surgeons, the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, the American Society for Health Care Risk Management and the Physician Insurers Association of America.

Based in Central Pennsylvania, Saxton & Stump, LLC is a full service health care litigation firm focused on defending doctors, hospitals and nursing homes in medical professional liability claims and providing risk mitigation and safety consulting services to health care professionals. The firm also provides litigation representation in medical staff matters including credentialing and peer review, licensing and professional board matters and insurance bad faith counseling and litigation.  In addition to a team of lawyers and paralegals, the firm employs physicians, nurses, a psychologist, physician reimbursement specialists as well as health policy thought leaders.