Biography

Linda Maloney has extensive experience in medical malpractice defense including medical malpractice actions involving healthcare professionals and entities and Texas board claims involving physicians, nurses, dentists, chiropractors and acupuncturists. She also has extensive experience in product liability representing healthcare professionals using,  prescribing and/or inventing breast implants, Viagra, Fen/Phen, Norplant, Felbatrol, Rezulin, Propulsid, Tegretol and other medical products or devices as well as toxic tort litigation representing entities, agencies, owners, inventors, engineers, manufacturers, installers, and distributors of products such as asbestos, silica, drilling mud, vinyl chloride and benzene. In 2012, Linda concluded twelve years of representation of healthcare professionals and one medical clinic in an angel of death case filed as a 1983 civil rights action involving hundreds of thousands of documents, numerous parties, and the deaths of ten individuals. She has also been involved in other high-profile cases involving healthcare professionals. In addition, Ms. Maloney has experience in construction law and personal injury litigation involving professionals such as contractors, builders, engineers, truck drivers and trucking companies. 
 
Her contributing publications include De Bunk the Junk:  Attacking Junk Science (1994), Evidence:  Basic Issues and Developing Trends (1995), Evidence:  Basic Issues and Developing Trends: Revised (1997), Estate Issues in Survival and Wrongful Death Actions (1998), and Junk Science (2001), and she has spoken at various functions and continuing education seminars. 
 

Admissions

  • State Courts of Texas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas
 

Professional Affiliations

  • Tarrant County Bar Association
  • Parker County Bar Association
  • Dallas Bar Association 
  • State Bar of Texas: Health Law, Environmental, and Litigation Sections
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Texas Association of Defense Counsel
  • National Association of Professional Women
  • Tarrant County Medical Reserve Corp 
  • Phi Delta Phi International Legal Fraternity
  • North Texas Society for Healthcare Risk Managers (NTSHRM)
 

Education

  • J.D., Texas Tech University School of Law, 1994
  • C.L.A., The University of Texas-Arlington, 1989
  • M.A., The University of Texas-Arlington, 1987 
  • I.C.P.E.S., Georgetown University, Washington, DC, 1986
  • B.A., McMurry University, 1987