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Ira W. Bushman Joins Post & Schell as a Principal in the Firm's Professional Liability Department

Philadelphia, PA - December 12, 2023 - Post & Schell, P.C. is pleased to announce that Ira W. Bushman has joined the firm as a Principal in the firm's Professional Liability Department and Medical Malpractice Litigation Practice Group in the firm's Philadelphia, PA office. He joins Post & Schell from the law firm of Spector Gadon Rosen Vinci P.C.

"On behalf of the entire firm, I would like to welcome Ira to Post & Schell," said A. James Johnston, President & Chief Executive Officer of Post & Schell, P.C. "His decades of experience and success defending healthcare providers in high-stakes litigation deepens our growing Professional Liability Department and helps meet our healthcare clients' increasing needs in this area."

For over 40 years, Mr. Bushman has counseled and defended physicians, nurses, medical professionals, hospitals, and health systems in matters involving alleged malpractice and/or negligence, catastrophic injuries, and significant financial exposure. This includes representing and defending one of the Philadelphia region's premier health systems for over three decades in related matters. 

"It is an honor to join a group of attorneys that I have admired for some time," said Mr. Bushman." "I look forward to collaborating with my colleagues to help the firm's healthcare provider clients navigate the evolving challenges in professional liability and medical malpractice litigation." 

Mr. Bushman defends clients in jurisdictions throughout the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. He has tried numerous cases to verdict and has had extraordinary success arguing before Pennsylvania's appellate courts. Mr. Bushman previously served as a Judge Pro Tem and Settlement Master for the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas

In 2004 and 2006, he was named a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer in the category of Medical Malpractice. He also holds Martindale Hubbell's highest rating of "AV", for professional excellence in both legal ability and ethics. He is a graduate of Temple University's James E. Beasley School of Law and holds his B.S. from Pennsylvania State University.

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For over 50 years, Post & Schell’s attorneys have combined the operational knowledge and insight into the industries they represent with creative legal solutions – and helped clients overcome their legal and business challenges.
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