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“I strive to obtain the best outcome for my clients in the most efficient and effective way possible.” -Joshua H. Meyeroff

Joshua H. Meyeroff



Joshua is the Chair of the Morris James Professional Liability Litigation Group. He represents hospitals, physicians, nurses, other providers of healthcare primarily in the defense of medical malpractice claims. He also handles administrative hearings, licensing and credentialing issues and other Board matters for professionals inside and outside of the healthcare context. Joshua is an experienced litigator, having been involved in all stages of litigation including discovery, trial and appeals.

Representative Matters

  • Defense verdict for a cardiologist in a case where the plaintiffs alleged wrongful death after a coronary catheterization
  • Defense verdict for a hospital in a case where the plaintiff alleged permanent injury following the failure to administer tPA
  • Defense verdict for an urgent care center in a case where the plaintiff alleged permanent injury following the provision of defective equipment
  • Defense verdict for a thoracic surgeon in a case where the plaintiffs alleged permanent injury, including blindness, following emergent thoracotomy for Boerhaave Syndrome
  • Successful interlocutory appeal in favor of a hospital to reverse a lower court decision that had permitted vicarious liability claims to proceed after an agent settled and executed a release
  • Defense of clinicians, including nurses, physicians, psychologists, and social workers, in licensing disputes before the various Delaware Boards, including but not limited to the Board of Medical Licensure and Discipline, Board of Nursing and the Board of Mental Health and Chemical Dependency Professionals

Professional Affiliations

American Board of Trial Advocates
Delaware State Bar Association
Richard S. Rodney Inn of Court


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Delaware Today Top Lawyers, Medical Malpractice, 2016 - Present

T 302.888.6901
F 302.571.1750


Wolcott Fellow for the Honorable Myron T. Steele, C.J., Delaware Supreme Court 

Law Clerk for the Honorable Peggy L. Ableman, Superior Court of Delaware


Delaware, 2007
New Jersey, 2007
Pennsylvania, 2008


Widener University Delaware Law School, JD, 2007, Magna Cum Laude
Franklin and Marshall College, BA, 2004

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