“Bravo to Sherman Marek, the lawyer who is taking on resident training, the indentured servant system in today’s medical establishment. . . Sleep-deprived residents provide nearly free labor. . . but at a great cost to themselves. . . Both patients and resident doctors deserve better.”
Sherman Marek for over 30 years has investigated and litigated complex matters in state and federal courts, particularly employment, whistleblower, antitrust and class action lawsuits. He and his firm's other attorneys have represented hundreds of medical students and residents in academic and disciplinary matters involving their institutions
Jeff Weisman is a board-certified physician and former medical resident who has trained and worked in some of the largest hospital systems in the country. In those capacities, and as a licensed attorney formerly practicing with the firm, he has seen first first-hand the abuses that residents and attending physicians face on a daily basis. The firm consults Jeff regularly for his insight on client matters.
In a suit against Medline by a whistleblower, Sherman Marek won at that time the largest privately tried FCA case.
"I am deeply grateful that I had Sherman to help me with a sham peer review and PHP referral. His advice made all the difference."
-Attending Physician, Midwest Medical Center
In a landmark antitrust lawsuit against the AAMC, NRMP and multiple hospital systems, Sherman Marek led a team of 16 national law firms pursuing higher wages and lower work hours for residents, precipitating the ACGME instituting the 80 hour work week