Led by Charles Thronson, the Personal Injury practice group at Parsons Behle & Latimer has more than thirty years of experience representing clients in complex medical malpractice cases.
We represent victims of medical negligence and believe they deserve the best possible legal representation in Utah. Our track record includes achieving a number of multi-million dollar settlements for our clients.
Our clients face enormous financial and emotional hardships as a result of medical malpractice. Our team works hand-in-hand to understand our client’s injuries and assess their economic impact.
Charles Thronson is the senior active shareholder at Parsons Behle & Latimer and head of the Personal Injury/Medical Malpractice Division. He has over 40 years of experience and practices throughout the United States in the areas of medical malpractice (especially birth injury cases), personal injury, and products liability cases.
Major verdicts include the largest personal injury/medical malpractice verdict in the state of Utah’s history (2015 - $11,268,178) in a medical malpractice brain injury case.
He has been an Adjunct Professor of Law at the S.J. Quinney School of Law at the University of Utah. He is listed in the Top 100 Lawyers in Utah, Mountain States Super Lawyers, and has been recognized since 1995 in The Best Lawyers in America (2012, 2016 Plaintiffs’ Lawyer of the Year – Medical Malpractice (Salt Lake City); 2019 Lawyer of the Year – Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs (Salt Lake City). He was named 2020 Best Lawyers in America “Best of the Best” and 2021 National Alliance of Attorneys – Attorney of the Year – Personal Injury.
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