Paul J. Molinaro, M.D., J.D.

IF YOU HAVE BEEN SERIOUSLY INJURED due to the negligence or fault of someone else, you need an experienced lawyer who not only understands the law but one with expert medical knowledge of your physical injuries. Attorney and physician Paul J. Molinaro is that lawyer!

PAUL J. MOLINARO, M.D., J.D.

(Attorney and Physician)

MEDICAL EXPERIENCE

After graduating from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in 1991, Dr. Paul J. Molinaro trained in family medicine at San Bernardino County Medical Center in California. Dr. Molinaro has been practicing medicine in Southern California for twenty-five years in the fields of urgent care, occupational, and family medicine where he has gained a vast amount of experience handling patients of all ages with a huge variety of ailments including accidental trauma.

LEGAL EXPERIENCE

In 2006, Paul J. Molinaro, M.D., J.D. and Nathan Fransen founded the law firm of Fransen & Molinaro, LLP. Dr. Molinaro handles the firm’s cases which deal with serious bodily injury whether the result of medical negligence, prescription drugs, medical device failure, or accidental trauma.

FORMAL EDUCATION

  • Lafayette College, B.A. Biology, 1987
  • University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey, M.D., 1991
  • Chapman University School of Law, J.D., 2005

MEMBERSHIPS /LICENSES

  • California Real Estate Broker
  • Consumer Attorneys of Los Angeles
  • Medical Board of California
  • Orange County Bar Association
  • Orange County Trial Lawyers Association
  • State Bar of California
  • United States District Court, Central District of California
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of California
  • United States District Court, Southern District of California
  • United States District Court, Northern District of California

BRIEF BIOGRAPHY

Paul grew up in Northern New Jersey and graduated from Seton Hall Preparatory School before attending Lafayette College in Eastern Pennsylvania from where he obtained a degree in Biology. Returning to Northern New Jersey, Paul attended the University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey – New Jersey Medical School. He then moved to Southern California where he trained in Family Medicine at San Bernardino County Medical Center in California (now Arrowhead Regional Medical Center). Paul graduated from Chapman University School of Law in 2005. Though he currently practices law full-time, Paul continues to practice medicine on a part-time basis. He also works part-time for EnStar and Paladin Managed Care Services where he assists with the medical management of workman’s compensation claims.

WHAT IS MEDICAL MALPRACTICE?

“Medical malpractice” refers to actions for personal injury against a healthcare provider based on professional negligence. The term is most often used to apply to law suits brought by patients against physicians as a result of getting “bad care.” However, “healthcare provider” also includes nurse practitioners, physician assistants, dentists, chiropractors, and anyone else holding a healthcare license.  Continue reading

THE LAW OFFICES OF FRANSEN & MOLINARO, LLP

The law firm of Fransen & Molinaro, LLP is located in Corona, California but serves the entire State of California. Whether it’s a plaintiff or defense matter, we pride ourselves on representing the little guy against the big guy. We represent individuals and small businesses in matters involving the following: Real Estate (from single family residential homes to large commercial buildings, purchases, leases, options, buyer-seller disputes, broker disputes, failures to disclose, contract disputes, agent/broker defense against the California Bureau of Real Estate, and more), Catastrophic Personal Injury, Serious Medical Malpractice, Prescription Drug and Medical Device Litigation, Bankruptcy, Debt Issues, and More.


WHAT DOES FRANSEN & MOLINARO, LLP DO?

Having over a decade of experience in the real estate world prior to becoming an attorney, there’s not much Nathan Fransen doesn’t know about real estate law. Having been a practicing physician for 25 years and counting, there’s not much Paul J. Molinaro doesn’t know about medicine. Fransen & Molinaro, LLP earned its reputation as an aggressive litigation firm by using their knowledge and experience in handling their cases.