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Jeremiah R. Newhall

Jeremiah advises healthcare professionals, employers, contractors, and business owners in civil litigation and professional licensing actions. Jeremiah has argued and won dozens of dispositive motions in a variety of cases. He also clerked on the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. His legal scholarship has been cited with approval by federal courts.

Practice

  • Medical Professional Liability Defense
  • Licensing and Disciplinary Actions
  • Employment Liability Defense
  • Contractual Disputes
  • Premises Liability Defense
  • Personal Injury Defense

Representative Cases

At FAVROS, Jeremiah has obtained defense judgments for clients in multiple cases, including:

  • Summary judgment dismissal of all claims against client health care provider in case alleging negligent prescription of medication
  • Summary judgment dismissal of all claims against client property owner in case alleging plaintiffs were assaulted while on client’s property
  • Rule 12(c) dismissal of claims against client nonprofit housing entity in case alleging plaintiff fell through a fire escape in building leased by client
  • Rule 12(c) dismissal of all claims against client contractor in case alleging failure to prevent mold growth
  • Rule 12(b) dismissal of all claims against client health care provider in case alleging negligent care

Before joining FAVROS, Jeremiah tried 11 jury trials and many more bench trials as a public defender, with most ending in acquittal of all charges.

Education

  • George Washington University Law School, J.D., 2011, summa cum laude
    Managing Editor, The George Washington Law Review
  • Occidental College, B.A., 2002, Political Science

Admitted to Practice

  • Washington
  • U.S. District Court for Western District of Washington
  • U.S. District Court for Eastern District of Washington
  • New Hampshire
  • U.S. District Court for District of New Hampshire
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit

Professional Experience

  • ‍Fain Anderson VanDerhoef Rosendahl O'Halloran Spillane, PLLC, Associate, 2019 – Present
  • New Hampshire Public Defender, 2014 – 2019
  • Ellis, Boxer & Blake PLLC, Associate, 2013 – 2014
  • Staff Law Clerk, United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, 2011 – 2013

Selected Publications

  • ‍Claims For Contribution Against Nonsettling Co-Tortfeasors, 26 CBA Record 40 (2012)
  • Criminal Copyright Enforcement Against Filesharing Services, 15 N.C. J.L. & Tech. 101, 132 (2013) (with Benton Martin), cited by United States v. Vaulin, No. 16 CR 438-1, 2017 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 123084, at *26 (N.D. Ill. Aug. 4, 2017)
  • Sex-Based Dress Codes and Equal Protection in Public Schools, 12 Appalachian J. Law 209 (2013), cited by Hayden v. Greensburg Cmty. Sch. Corp., 743 F.3d 569, 578 (7th Cir. 2014)


Jeremiah R. Newhall
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