In 1992, Doug Buxbaum established what has evolved into Buxbaum, Daue, & Fitzpatrick as a plaintiff’s firm. Prior to that, Doug was a partner at the Law Firm of Poore, Roth and Robinson. Doug specializes in medical malpractice, product liability and serious personal injury cases. Doug has developed a subspecialty in catastropic birth injury and neonatal issues.
Doug has been involved in some of Montana’s largest medical negligence, and wrongful death cases. He also has extensive experience with Federal Tort Claims practice arising out of substandard health care to recipients of public health care. Douglas A. Buxbaum has been awarded Lawyer of the Year, 2013 from Best Lawyers, in the practice area of Personal Injury – Plaintiffs for the Missoula, Montana area. In addition, Doug has been included in The Best Lawyers in America listings for over a decade for Medical Malpractice – Plaintiffs and Personal Injury – Plaintiffs. Since 2007 Doug was included in the “Super Lawyers” listing for the practice areas of Medical Malpractice, Plaintiff and Personal Injury.
Doug is a frequent speaker and lecturer in continuing legal education and enjoys the highest (AV) rating from Martindale Hubbell. Doug is a member of the American and Montana bar associations and Montana Trial Lawyers Association.