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Primary Area of Expertise

Emergency Medicine

Expert Witness Profile

Dr. Stankus is a national leader in Emergency Medicine, and currently works as clinical faculty in the emergency medicine residency program at Madigan Army Medical Center. She is extensively published, and lectures regularly around the country for the American College of Emergency Physicians and as a subject matter expert in emergency medicine and medical malpractice.

Dr. Stankus is a licensed attorney in Washington, Washington, DC, and Colorado, and is a former medical malpractice defense attorney and military magistrate in the United States Army JAG Corps. Prior to law school Dr. Stankus worked as a police officer, and has expertise in criminal law and forensics, and regularly offers expert services in those cases as well.

Dr. Stankus is uniquely qualified as a medical expert in medical malpractice, wrongful death, personal injury, product liability, and criminal cases from the perspective of both an accomplished physician and a seasoned attorney. She understands what is essential to being an outstanding expert and consultant having worked both sides, and embodies those characteristics to help move your case forward. She is timely, professional, and thorough. You want her on your team.

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Education & Licenses

MD, Washington, Texas & Nevada State Medical License; JD, Bar
Admission in Washington, Washington, DC, and Colorado