Michael Vinluan, MD, JD*
Dr. Michael Vinluan is a medical doctor and a recent law graduate. He is one of the very few people in the United States who studied both medicine and law. His unique background provides an invaluable advantage in helping patients and their families pursue medical malpractice claims. Many clients appreciate that they have a medical doctor on their side who understands the complexities of both their medical and legal issues.
A recent addition to the LawMD medico-legal team, Dr. Vinluan has contributed substantially to achieving favorable results for many medical malpractice clients.
Prior to joining LawMD, Dr. Vinluan served as a Law Clerk in the Legal Department of the Johns Hopkins Hospital. He also served as a Fellow in the Office of the Commissioner at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) where he worked on various policy and regulatory issues concerning medical products.
Prior to law school, Dr. Vinluan worked for Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) contracts where he conducted complex clinical and technical consultations regarding critical health threats, disease outbreaks, and bioterrorism. He also worked in a non-profit clinic that provided care for uninsured patients.
Dr. Vinluan is an active member of the American College of Legal Medicine, the professional association of medical doctors who are also lawyers. He is also a member of the Trial Lawyers Association of Metropolitan Washington, DC.
Awards & Recognitions :
- Leaders of Tomorrow, Regional BioTech Forum