Monteith Consulting

Karla K Monteith


Welcome to Monteith Consulting!

 I have the experience and knowledge to crack the codes of your medical-related cases.  Please feel free to browse my website.  

My Vision Statement

I am Daughter of a Father that was injured badly while working his job that provided for his family.  I want to help others with their injuries after they occur to give them the fair and just treatment they deserve.

My Mission

Having been a Registered Nurse for 27 years on a Hospital Surgical nursing floor and attending the Vickie Milazzo Institute, helps me read medical charts and put it into that easy to understand nursing language to help you focus on the legal aspect of your cases.  

My Services as Consulting Expert and Testifying Expert

  • Screen and investigate each case for a bottom line preliminary verbal opinion.
  • Define the standards of care that are applicable.
  • Define deviations from, adherences to, the applicable standards of care.
  • Assess the alleged damages and/or injuries.
  • Identify factors that caused or contributed to the alleged damages and/or injuries.
  • Organize, tab, and paginate medical records.
  • Summarize, translate and interpret medical records.
  • Identify and recommend potential defendants.
  • Conduct literature searches and integrate the literature and standards/guidelines into the case analysis.
  • Research and analyze the validity and reliability of research studies relied on by all parties.
  • Identify and review relevant medical records, hospital policies and procedures, other essential documents and other tangible items.
  • Expand your medical library.
  • Interview clients, key witnesses and experts.
  • Consult with healthcare providers.
  • Identify types of testifying experts needed.
  • Locate and interface with expert witnesses.
  • Communicate with potential testifying experts.
  • Analyze and compare expert witness reports and other work products.
  • Serve as liaison between the attorney and healthcare providers, testifying experts, parties, witnesses and other consultants.
  • Prepare Interrogatories.
  • Review and draft responses to various legal documents and correspondence for the attorney's signature.
  • Assist in exhibit preparation.
  • Prepare deposition and trial ( cross or direct) questions.
  • Review, analyze and summarize depositions, including past testimony.
  • Attend depositions, trials, review panels and arbitration and mediation hearings.
  • Help prepare witnesses for deposition and trial.
  • Develop written reports for use as study tools by the attorney.
  • Coordinate and attend independent medical examinations (IME's). 
  • Coordinate and assist in facilitating focus groups and mock trials.
  • As a testifying expert, develop life care plans.

My Reports

  • 3-5 minute verbal opinion about merit of case.
  • Chronological Timeline with analysis of deviations in standards of care.  
  • Brief Report
  • Moderate Report
  • Comprehensive Report

Let me show you

Let me schedule a 10 - 15  meeting with you to show you a sample of my work and what I can do for you.  

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