Molly K. Marcum

Molly K. Marcum
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Molly Marcum practices healthcare law and medical malpractice defense, with a primary focus on representing healthcare practitioners before licensing boards, malpractice defense and hospital liability, credentialing issues, and HIPAA compliance. Molly has extensive experience in representing medical, dental, nursing, pharmacy and mental health professionals in legal matters involving health licensing board complaints and investigations at all stages. As a partner with Keating Jones Hughes, PC, her practice includes litigation, arbitration and mediation, and administrative proceedings before licensing boards.  

Molly was selected and recognized by Best Lawyers in America in the area of Healthcare Law, and has received the AV Preeminent peer review rating by Martindale-Hubbell – the highest peer review rating of legal ability and ethical standards. She has served on the Board of Directors of the Oregon Association of Defense Counsel, the Lewis and Clark Law School alumni board, and the Oregon State Bar Health Law Section Executive Committee.

Practice Areas
    •    Healthcare Law
    •    Defense of healthcare professionals
    •    Medical malpractice defense

    •    Lewis and Clark Law School – J.D., 1983
    •    Oregon Health Sciences University – B.S. Nursing, 1978 (cum laude) 

Bar/Court Admissions
    •    U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon
    •    Oregon State Bar (Litigation and Health Law Sections) since 1983
    •    American Bar Association
    •    Multnomah County Bar Association

Professional Activity/Committees
    •    Adjunct Professor, National University Natural Medicine, Jurisprudence, 2017
    •    OADC Board of Directors, 2014 - 2016
    •    OADC Professional Liability Chair, 2013 - 2014, Vice chair, 2012-2013
    •    OADC Government Affairs Committee, 2009 - present
    •    Member, Lewis & Clark Law School Alumni Board, 2010 - present
    •    Health Law Section, Oregon State Bar, Executive Committee 2013 - present 

Professional Organizations
    •    The Best Lawyers in America© - “Lawyer of the Year” Award 2020 - Health Care Law
    •    Oregon Association of Defense Counsel
    •    Oregon Women Lawyers
    •    Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating AV Preeminent (Highest Possible Rating of Legal Ability &
          Ethical Standards)