Legal Nurse Consultant & Expert Witness Services


Legal Nurse Consultant / Expert Testimony

When your legal case requires a registered nurse, even on a short schedule, Occupational Resource Network can provide an experienced legal nurse consultants and nurse expert witness services for even the most specialized cases. Whether the nature of the case is for multi-trauma, head injuries, amputations, orthopedic injuries, rehabilitation, burns, or catastrophic injuries, our specialized nurses have 25+ years providing rehabilitation nursing care and case management for patients recovering from acute, traumatic, complex and catastrophic injuries or illnesses. 

Our legal nurse consultants and nurse expert witness services can provide invaluable expertise on your case and provide the following:

  • Educate attorneys about the scope of medical issues involved in their case
  • Review and analyze medical records
  • Identify details hidden within the medical records and identify what’s missing from the records
  • Extensive Clinical experience to recognize what questions to ask
  • Expertise as a health care provider and specialized training to consult on medical related legal issues
  • Assist attorneys in reading medical records, understanding medical terminology and health care issues of the case
  • Expert on nursing and rehabilitation standards that drive positive patient outcomes
  • Use nursing expertise to educate clients on specific medical and nursing issues on their case

Look for a consultant who has experience as a nurse expert witness in a medical specialty that your injury or case pertains to. 

Our nurse consultants are registered nurses with active licenses and extensive legal experience. Many have various certifications such as Certified Case Manager (CCM) and Certified Rehabilitation Registered Nurse (CRRN) with a significant clinical background. 

You should expect a consultant to have a vast amount of experience in your specific injury or diagnosis. You will also want to ensure they are credentialed and a licensed, registered practicing nurse.

ORN’s consulting can provide you with a professional and educated nurse who is here to help with your case.

  • Medical malpractice
  • Personal injury
  • Product liability
  • Toxic tort
  • Workers’ compensation
  • Risk management
  • Life care planning

We also offer vocational expert witness testimony services

Work With Experienced & Professional Legal Nurse Consultants


Certified Registered Nurses

All of our legal nurse consulting services provide you with registered nurses who maintain active state licenses. Many are certified (CRC, CCM, and CRRM). Our seasoned nursing practitioners bring decades of experience and knowledge to your case. 


Legal Nursing Experience

With over 20+ years experience, our nurse consultants have a deep understanding of the litigation process and medical field to provide our clients with comprehensive support for their case. Their hands-on medical experience positions them as experts in a variety of medical specialties.


Myriad Of Case Types

Our nurses have been involved in a variety of complex legal case types. Whether multi-trauma, head injury, amputation, orthopedic, rehabilitation, burns, or catastrophic injuries, Occupational Resource Network is an industry leading provider of legal nurse consulting.

“Work Is Not A Separate Compartment Of A Person's Life. Work Is The Central Structure Which Gives It Purpose And Meaning.”

Mary Switzer

Vocational Rehabilitation Pioneer

Certified Professional Consultants In Rhode Island and Massachusetts


Established in 1995

Occupational Resource Network, was created in 1995 by Stephanie Hart Nowell and Nancy Segreve. ORN has become a trusted provider of legal nurse consulting services. Our consultants have years of experience in many sectors, they have the ability and knowledge to handle the most complex medical cases to provide unmatched assistance.


Initial Steps - Legal Nurse Consulting Services

ORN Legal Nurse Consultants and Expert Witness Services

What Can I expect?

With 20+ years of experience you can expect Occupational Resource Network to provide you with a legal nurse consultant who has had comprehensive clinical experience in a variety of medical specialties to ensure you have a comprehensive understanding of the medical issues and nuances of your case. Once reviewed we can determine if your case requires a legal nurse consultant, nurse expert witness, or one of our vocational expert witnesses to give you the best outcome for your needs.

Our nurses manage care in legal settings and work closely with you to help create and customize solutions to match the unique needs of your medical case. ORN maintains a high quality of standards and deep experience, leaving you equipped to drive favorable outcomes for your case. 

gather the details of your case

We will work with you from the beginning to help you understand what your options are once we review your case.

Discuss Your Goals

Once we know the details, we work with you to establish deliverables to understand your case.

Review Expectations & Fee Schedule

Our consulting fees for our legal nursing services are discussed transparently so there are no surprise costs.

We're Here To Help With Your Case

Our dedicated team of registered and licensed nurses are here to provide consultations for your case.


Sectors We Have Worked With

ORN’s legal nurse consultants  have experience in a variety of medical cases and diagnosis. We’ve successfully provided fair and objective consultations in medical and healthcare settings, and strive to provide you with unmatched medical expertise. 

Medical Malpractice

Our nurses have the legal experience to provide comprehensive knowledge for medical malpractice cases.

Risk Management

ORN's risk management nurse consultants can help determine standards for patient safety and reduce malpractice claims.

Toxic Tort

Our nurses can review your case if a person has been exposed to toxic chemicals or substances on the job or elsewhere.

Product Liability

We have experience in a wide variety of liability cases due to defective products and can review your claim.
Legal Nurse Consultants Reviewing Case

Our Mission:

To provide customized and creative services necessary to resolve the complex issues employees and employers face in the workplace.