(Phoenix, AZ) October 21, 2020 – Gust Rosenfeld, P.L.C., is pleased to announce that Frederick Cummings has joined the firm's Health Care Group and Insurance Group. Fred has extensive trial experience in the areas of health care, medical malpractice and medical products liability defense litigation. He also has significant experience in all aspects of complex litigation.
"We are very excited to add to the depth of our Health Care Group and Insurance Group. Fred's significant experience in a broad range complex litigation matters gives our firm the ability to better serve our clients," said Séan O'Brien, Chair of the firm's Litigation Practice Group.
In his health care/medical malpractice defense practice, Fred has represented more than 1,000 physicians and dentists in malpractice suits before federal and state courts and in disciplinary and licensing proceedings before the state licensing boards. He also has defended lawsuits on behalf of a number of major Arizona hospitals, and has defended medical products manufacturers, distributors and retailers against products liability claims.
Fred earned his J.D. from the Georgetown University Law Center and his B.S.F.S. from Georgetown University. He is AV® Preeminent™ rated by Martindale-Hubbell® and has been included The Best Lawyers in America® ranking since 2007 and the Southwest Super Lawyers® rankings since 2008. Most recently he was named the 2021 Lawyer of the Year in Phoenix for Personal Injury Litigation by Best Lawyers in America®.