Mr. McTague is a partner at Martin, Magnuson, McCarthy & Kenney, where he has concentrated his practice in the trial and appeal of complex civil litigation matters, including professional liability and product liability cases, for the past 28 years. He is a Magna Cum Laude graduate of Suffolk University and a 1983 graduate of the Boston University School of Law. Mr. McTague has tried numerous jury trials to verdict, and has argued appellate cases. He is a member of the Massachusetts Bar and also practices in the Federal Courts in the First Circuit.
A significant portion of Mr. McTague's practice is focused on the representation of individual health care professionals, health care institutions and group practices. Mr. McTague has significant experience in representing practitioners of numerous specialties in medical negligence trials and arbitrations as well as before Boards of Registration, which govern physicians, nurses and other health care providers. He has assisted hospitals, and their staff, in responding to and participating in investigations by the Department of Public Health. Mr. McTague has also represented hospitals and clinicians in matters before state and federal agencies relating to issues involving medical practice, HIPAA and other privacy issues.
Mr. McTague also has significant experience, including at trial to verdict, in the representation of product manufacturers.
Mr. McTague has frequently been requested to provide presentations to continuing legal education programs, at continuing medical education seminars and programs, including at the Society for Airway Management annual meeting, and at hospital seminars for staff physicians and house officers. He is also asked to lecture on legal and risk management issues by clients and their insurers.
Mr. McTague is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, has been listed in Best Lawyers of America and has been selected a Massachusetts Super Lawyer since 2006, as well as a New England Super Lawyer since 2007.
- Areas of Practice:
- Medical Malpractice
- Litigation and Trial Practice
- General Liability
- Product Liability
- Professional Malpractice
- Appellate Practice
- Professional Licensing
- Bar Admissions:
- Massachusetts, 1983
- U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts, 1984
- U.S. Court of Appeals 1st Circuit, 1984
- Honors and Awards:
- Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers
- Best Lawyers in America
- Massachusetts Super Lawyers
- New England Super Lawyers
- Past Employment Positions:
- Administrative Law Judges, U.S. Department of Labor, Law Clerk, 1982 - 1983
- Justices of the Massachusetts Superior Court, Law Clerk, 1983 - 1984