Christine Kane Associate

 
Wilmington, DE | Direct 302.467.4504 | Fax 302.467.4557
 | kanec@whiteandwilliams.com
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Christine Kane focuses her practice in the area of complex civil litigation, particularly in the areas of medical malpractice and other professional negligence and personal injury.  She routinely represents physicians, hospitals and other healthcare providers throughout Delaware. Christine handles all aspects of litigation for her clients including client counseling, initial case assessment, discovery, motions/oral argument, trial and settlement. In addition, Christine regularly represents and counsels physicians and other professionals in matters before the Division of Professional Regulation.

Prior to joining White and Williams, Christine served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Jan R. Jurden in Delaware Superior Court. She also handled the defense of civil litigation matters in Pennsylvania for several years before the commencement of her practice in Delaware.

Representative Matters

  • Defense of physicians, hospitals, and other healthcare facilities in medical cases involving general, cardiac, neurological, orthopedic, pediatric, and emergency room care
  • Successful dismissal of lawsuit against medical examiner in action involving medical negligence and spoliation of evidence claims
  • Defense of physicians in suits involving death at behavioral health facilities
  • Representation of physicians in state administrative investigations involving medical and controlled substance licensure 
  • Defense of claims against state medical society in class action lawsuit involving investigation and reporting obligations in connection with alleged unprofessional conduct of physician 

Recognition & Involvement

In addition to her litigation practice, Christine is a member of the Delaware Superior Court Civil Rules Advisory Committee. She also serves as a Guardian ad litem for the Office of the Child Advocate.

Cases & Deals

Practice areas

Bar and Court Admissions

Delaware

New Jersey

New York

Pennsylvania

U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Education

Pennsylvania State University Dickinson School of Law, JD, 2004

King’s College, BS, magna cum laude, 2001

Memberships

Delaware State Bar Association