Prescription Drugs and Medical Devices Litigation



Fighting Medical Mistakes

If you’ve turned on your television, went online, or have opened a paper, you’ve probably noticed that there are a lot of lawsuits being filed against medical device manufacturers and prescription drug companies either because the medications or devices were defective in some way, or because health care providers and patients did not receive an adequate warning regarding potential side effects and other dangers that have happened to several patients. If these patients are harmed, they should get compensation. 

In some cases, it is suggested that a person affected joins a class action lawsuit. In other cases, it is preferred that patients fight back through litigation more specific to their situation. Suing billion dollar companies requires not just one great lawyer, but a team of great lawyers. Attorney and physician Paul J. Molinaro, M.D., J.D. works with teams comprised of other great lawyers to help victims of negligence by drug and device makers pay for the damage they cause.

If you are in California and have suffered harm as a result of a prescription medication or defective medical device, you should know that Paul handles such cases on a contingent basis. Call Paul today for a free initial consultation.

Paul J, Molinaro, M.D., J.D. Brings His Doctor’s Perspective to Medical Litigation

Although there are many attorneys serving all of California in various medical lawsuits, clients are given a unique perspective on their case when they choose to work with Paul J. Molinaro whether they are filing either an individual or multi-district litigation lawsuit. This is because Paul J. Molinaro is not only an attorney but a medical doctor (physician) as well.

Paul's initial professional pursuit was medicine. He graduated from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in 1991 and has spent three decades practicing medicine in Southern California in the areas of Family Medicine, Urgent Care, and Occupational Medicine. He uses his medical expertise on every case he handles that involves bodily injury or disease.

After graduating from Chapman University School of Law, Paul J. Molinaro, M.D., J.D. co-founded the law firm Fransen & Molinaro, LLP along with attorney Nathan Fransen. Paul handles medical-related matters such as personal injury, medical malpractice, and defective and dangerous products, while Nathan focuses on bankruptcy and real estate litigation.

Paul J. Molinaro, M.D., J.D. has built a strong reputation with his patients and his clients. While medicine and law may be different, Paul brings the same quality care and compassion to both practices. If you want a lawyers who really understands your injuries, call Paul for a free initial consultation.



Prescription drug and medical device litigation are often large cases where multiple plaintiffs are taking on large medical device manufacturing and pharmaceutical corporations. By working as a team with other lawyers on these types of cases, Paul's medical knowledge in combination with his legal knowledge has repeatedly made him a highly valued member of these teams, as complex medical and legal issues come into play.

Paul handles cases involving mesothelioma, transvaginal mesh, defective hip and/or knee implants, prescription drugs, and more. If you have experienced painful complications or side effects due to the faulty production of a medical device or prescription drug, or have suffered because you did not have a proper warning about prescription or drug, contact Paul J. Molinaro M.D., J.D. at the law firm of Fransen & Molinaro, LLP and find out what he can do to help you fight back.