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Washington DC Medical Malpractice Lawyer

Michael M. Wilson

Washington, D.C. Malpractice Attorney Profile

Michael M. Wilson

Email address: | Phone: (202) 684-2889

Michael M. Wilson is an attorney and physician with legal and medical degrees from Georgetown University, serving Maryland and the Washington, D.C. Metro and throughout the country. Unique in his credentials, Dr. Wilson has focused on medical malpractice law for more than 20 years and has won over $88 million in settlements and verdicts.

A Washington DC malpractice attorney providing a unique level of support for clients

With firsthand knowledge of medical issues and procedures and extensive legal experience focused on medical malpractice law, Dr. Wilson provides unique benefits to clients of his medical malpractice law firm. Unlike other malpractice lawyers in Washington, D.C. who must rely on external medical experts, Dr. Wilson looks at the medical experiences of his client from a legal standpoint. His combined medical knowledge and legal experience allows him to focus on issues often missed by attorneys who do not have a direct technical understanding of medical processes and procedures.

Areas of practice

  • Medical malpractice
  • Birth injuries
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Erb's palsy
  • Surgical error
  • Doctor misdiagnosis
  • Late diagnosis
  • Cancer misdiagnosis
  • Medical negligence
  • Amputation
  • Stroke
  • Hospital negligence
  • Physician negligence
  • Wrongful death
  • Compensatory damages
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Brain injury
  • Brain damage
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Head injury
  • Injuries from Increased Cranial Pressure
  • Brachial plexus palsy
  • Shoulder dystocia
  • Hospital malpractice
  • Surgical errors
  • Medication or drug errors and mistakes
  • Heart attack
  • Misdiagnosis
  • Civil litigation
  • Quadriplegia
  • Children’s National Medical Center Malpractice

Admitted to practice


  • St. Elizabeth's Hospital, Washington, D.C. - Resident in Psychiatry, 1986–1989
  • Georgetown University, M.D., 1986
  • Georgetown University, J.D., 1977
    • Notes editor, American Criminal Law Review, 1976–1977
    • Law clerk to the Hon. John B. Hannum, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1977–1978
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology, B.S., 1974
    • Phi Beta Kappa

Professional memberships


  • "Punitive Damages in Medical Malpractice Litigation, Review and Guidelines," Medical Malpractice Prevention, 1986
  • "Exclusive Arrangements Between Hospitals and Physicians: Making the Successful Challenge after Jefferson Parish Hospital v. Hyde," Journal of Legal Medicine, Vol. 6, No. 3, September, 1985
  • Chapter author, "Monopolization," Vol. 2, Antitrust Laws of the United States, Anderson Books, 1973

Contact Dr. Wilson, medical malpractice attorney in Washington, D.C.

Having a malpractice attorney who is also a physician can make a significant difference in the outcome of your case. For a free initial consultation with Dr. Wilson, call him at (202) 684-2889 or contact him online. Located in Washington, D.C., the practice regularly assists clients in the Washington, D.C. Metro area, including Maryland and Virginia, and throughout the United States.

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