In Medical Malpractice and Catastrophic Personal Injury Litigation
When negligence strikes, the injured need strong advocates they can trust. For people in Pittsburgh and throughout Pennsylvania, John A. Caputo and Elizabeth L. Jenkins have been there after catastrophic injuries and delivered outstanding results.
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Integrity. Experience. Results.
At John A. Caputo & Associates, P.C., we provide experienced legal representation to people suffering from negligent medical care, catastrophic personal injuries, traumatic brain injuries and trucking collisions.
Our boutique firm has built a strong reputation in Pittsburgh and throughout Pennsylvania for its integrity, consideration, personal attention and outstanding success while obtaining hundreds of sizable verdicts and settlements for injury claims.
We’re committed to providing attentive support to victims of catastrophic personal injuries and their families. We vigorously fight to obtain maximum compensation for those injured and their families. We strive to maximize the amount of money recovered in each personal injury lawsuit by litigating as long as necessary or trying cases to a jury to achieve a satisfactory result against the negligent party.
SophisticatedPersonal Injury Guidance
Our attorneys know what’s at stake after a severe accident or negligent medical care. Our thorough approach means we take on complex personal injury cases that other personal injury attorneys may be unwilling to attempt.
Our personal injury law firm is very selective in who we take on as clients, as we believe our skills and legal experience are best served by those who face the most complex, sophisticated personal injury claims.
Accomplished Trial Attorneys Leading The Way
We are led by John A. Caputo and Elizabeth L. Jenkins, trial attorneys with more than 60 years of combined experience protecting the rights of people who have suffered due to medical malpractice and other forms of negligence.
Mr. Caputo’s skills and results are nationally recognized. He holds a prestigious AV Preeminent peer review rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating available for both professional competence and ethical integrity. In 2011 and 2014, he was named Pittsburgh Personal Injury Litigator of the Year by Best Lawyers.
Ms. Jenkins has worked exclusively on medical malpractice cases for more than 22 years and understands the stakes when your family is fighting for these claims. She has negotiated fair settlements when available or fought for her clients when no other options remain.
$2.5 Million Settlement
death in rear end collision (2021)
$8.78 Million Verdict
loss of lower legs due to negligent treatment of bowel peritonitis. (2016)
$8 Million Settlement
brain damage from negligent diagnosis (2020)
$5 Million Verdict
paralysis followed by premature death caused by a drunk driver served at a tavern (1991)
$18 Million Settlement
brain damage from ignoring allergic predisposition (2001)