Mark W. Dossett

(479) 695-1961
Partner
(479) 973-0007 Fax
Mark.Dossett@KutakRock.com

Mr. Dossett is a partner in the Fayetteville office and focuses his practice on medical malpractice defense, nursing home defense, the defense of long-term care institutions and health care providers, general civil litigation, commercial litigation, negligence and tort defense and appellate practice. He has jury trial experience in both state and federal courts and appellate oral argument experience in the Arkansas Court of Appeals, Arkansas Supreme Court, and U. S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit. Mr. Dossett has been lead counsel in over 30 jury trials and is rated “AV” by Martindale-Hubbell®. He is admitted to practice in all state and federal courts in Arkansas, as well as the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals.

Representative Experience:

  • Representation of general surgeons and their clinics in numerous jury trials involving surgical complications or alleged surgical errors, including claims of wrongful death.
  • Representation of emergency room physicians in numerous jury trials including trials involving alleged failure to diagnose or improper diagnosis, including claims of wrongful death.
  • Representation of neurosurgeons in multiple jury trials alleging surgical errors or alleged surgical complications, including claims of wrongful death.
  • Representation of hospitals in numerous jury trials involving labor and delivery, medical device failures, and injury to patient admitted to a geriatric-psych unit, including claims of wrongful death.
  • Representation of general dentist in jury trial alleging failure to diagnose and treat abscess.
  • Representation of long-term care facilities in numerous jury trials and arbitrations regarding claims of abuse and neglect, including claims of wrongful death.
  • Representation of numerous health care providers and specialties including oncology, family practice, radiology, anesthesiology, obstetrics and gynecology, emergency medicine, general surgery, neurosurgery, dentistry, ambulance companies, paramedics and EMTs in matters that did not result in jury trials.
  • Representation of numerous national and international companies in jury trials relating to premises liability.
  • Representation of numerous national companies in jury trials involving commercial litigation.
  • Representation of numerous insurance companies in jury trials involving general insurance defense and coverage disputes.