Lauralee B. Baker is the chair of Barley Snyder's Litigation Practice Group and a partner with the firm's Health Law Practice Group. She represents health care providers such as hospitals and physicians in medical malpractice defense litigation and before regulatory agencies. In her nearly 30 years of practice, she has tried more than 40 jury cases to verdict with the vast majority concluded in favor of her client.
Lauralee brings a unique perspective to her health care and litigation trial practice as she has a medical background with both a RN and BS in nursing. She counsels her health care clients in compliance, assisting them with the minimization of risk and exposure to liability. Lauralee is well versed in regulations and current issues facing the health care industry and has spoken on issues such as informed consent, health care risk management and electronic medical records.
With Lauralee’s extensive experience in jury trials in both state and federal court, she has represented physicians, nurses and hospitals in dozens of counties across Pennsylvania. In addition, she has represented physicians and nurses in regulatory matters before the applicable state regulatory agency.