Firm Overview


Burbidge & White’s law practice includes serving as legal counsel for major hospitals and school districts throughout the state, as well as individual and business clients. Our work as legal counsel has involved both the development of strategies and actions to avoid claims as well as participation in mediation and successful arbitration or litigation and appellate practice in both state and federal courts.

The firm is competent, skilled and experienced in a number of areas including general litigation, medical malpractice, health care law, workers’ compensation, insurance defense, education law, and employment law. The lawyers at the firm are Brinton R. Burbidge, Larry R. White, Paul D. Van Komen, Patrick L. Tanner, Nathan W. Burbidge, Elliot B. Scruggs and Geoffrey L. Gunnerson.

We have a full staff of paralegals, including two nurse paralegals, and possess the latest law-related computer technology which enables us to provide legal research, document preparation and litigation support at competitive rates. All of our attorneys have extensive experience in alternate dispute resolution.