Attorney Natasha L. Dorcus has joined Saxton & Stump’s healthcare litigation and commercial litigation practices. She brings more than 20 years of experience and is the ninth attorney the firm has added to its litigation team this year.
Dorcus represents doctors, hospitals and healthcare providers in medical professional liability cases. She also utilizes her litigation experience to represent business owners and corporate entities in her commercial litigation practice.
“Natasha has an outstanding reputation and brings a high level of energy and experience to her work,” said James W. Saxton, Esq., CEO of Saxton & Stump. “We’re excited to have her join the team and look forward to continue to bolster our litigation resources in Malvern.”
Earlier this month, the 2020 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” named Saxton & Stump a Tier 1 firm in Professional Malpractice Law – Defendant and Tier 2 firm in Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants in Metropolitan Philadelphia. The firm was also ranked Tier 1 Litigation – Health Care in Metropolitan Harrisburg. This marks the third consecutive year that Saxton & Stump has been ranked on the list since the firm’s inception in 2015.
Prior to joining Saxton & Stump, Dorcus was an associate at several firms in the Philadelphia area and focused her practice on medical malpractice defense as well as professional and general liability defense. She was also previously staff counsel for a national insurance company where she represented policy holders in civil litigation matters involving claims.
Dorcus received her J.D. from Villanova University School of Law and began her legal career in the Montgomery County Office of the Public Defender. She received her B.A. in sociology with a minor in government from the University of Virginia.
Continued Growth for the Law Firm
Saxton & Stump has added 15 attorneys in addition to 15 business professionals and six major practice areas since January. The firm also continues to grow its geographic footprint. In the third quarter, the firm’s Lancaster office expanded by about 30 percent, the Harrisburg office tripled in size and the Malvern office doubled in size.
Saxton & Stump is a full-service law firm serving individuals and businesses by providing legal and consulting services. The firm’s professionals apply strategic solutions and provide problem-solving support to help clients navigate legal issues and thrive in an increasingly complex world.