Robin Bowser, Legal Nurse Consultant, RN

Biography

Robin Bowser is a Legal Nurse Consultant in the Health Law Practice Group at Quarles & Brady. She focuses her research and analytical skills in supporting attorneys in litigation matters related to the healthcare, product liability, and pharmacy industries. Robin works with the legal teams to help them navigate the healthcare environment and understand standards of care, to determine the nature of the injuries, damages, regulatory compliance, and other issues our clients face related to medical malpractice, wrongful death, personal injury, and product liability.

Prior to joining the firm, she spent 22 years in health care administration as a Skilled Unit Supervisor and Director of Nursing before becoming a Legal Nurse Consultant. Robin is an accomplished nurse with experience that includes, but is not limited to Medical/Surgical Critical Care, Neurological Critical Care, Post-op Orthopedics, and Geriatrics.

Related Experience

  • Organize, summarize, and analyze medical records and related litigation materials
  • Prepare chronologies of healthcare events, and compare and correlate them to allegations
  • Conduct on-site client investigations
  • Complete comprehensive medical reviews and liability assessments
  • Review cases with experts; assist with defendant depositions and trial preparation; draft deposition and trial questions for expert and fact witnesses; conduct and perform client interviews
  • Help determine the merits and defensibility of a case on both liability and damages
  • Conduct medical literature searches; analyze and interpret medical research
  • Evaluate standards of care as they relate to litigation, breaches in the standard of care, causation, and damages
  • Assist attorneys and paralegals with preparation for and support during depositions, mediations, arbitrations, and trials
  • Assist with and present at client and industry seminars on healthcare issues

Legal Services

Education and Honors

  • Indiana University – Kokomo (B.S., 2007)
    • Major: Nursing
  • Indiana University – Bloomington (1998)
    • Associate Degree: Business Administration
  • Indiana University – Kokomo (A.S., 1991)
    • Major: Nursing