Waive Arbitration in Nursing Home Claim | Sample Form
Nursing home lawsuits in Maryland must begin with a claim filed in the Maryland Health Care Alternative Dispute Resolution Office (“HCADRO”). Few nursing home cases in the last 30 years that have been decided in HCADRO. After filing a certificate of qualified expert and accompanying report, nursing home victims move their claim from HCADRO to a Maryland Circuit Court.
This is a sample form to waive out of arbitration in a nursing home lawsuit and into a Maryland Circuit Court.
Future Care Cherrywood
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT
FOR BALTIMORE CITY
CIVIL ACTION NO.:
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Susan Jones, individually, and as Personal Representative of the Estate of Geraldine Jones, by their attorneys, Ronald V. Miller., Jr., and Miller & Zois, LLC, and hereby waives the arbitration in the above captioned case pursuant to the Annotated Code of Maryland, Courts and Judicial Proceedings Article Section 3-2A-06B, and request an Order transferring this case to the Circuit Court for Baltimore City.
Miller & Zois, LLC
Ronald V. Miller, Jr.
1 South St, #2450
Baltimore, MD 21202
(410) 760-8922 (facsimile)
Attorneys for Plaintiff