Zhanna Magda

With an affinity for the strategy and advocacy inherent in litigation and a well-developed knowledge of the medical and legal issues at the heart of medical malpractice cases, Zhanna Magda defends health care providers and institutions in complex professional liability matters.

Zhanna’s representation is defined by her attention to detail and ability to understand the science and jargon of medicine and translate it into coherent and understandable narratives. She has experience defending medical malpractice claims and, she has worked extensively with long-term care and skilled nursing facilities, not only defending them in litigation but also preparing and conducting educational programs for facility leadership and patient care providers. Zhanna also has experience in general liability, professional liability, and employment discrimination matters, including in healthcare settings.

In addition to being involved in all aspects of litigation, including pre-suit investigations, discovery, depositions, motions practice, settlement negotiations, and trial, Zhanna understands what carriers and providers need and expect in defense counsel. She prepares clear, detailed client/carrier reporting with legal analysis and recommendations so her clients can make well-considered decisions about litigation and settlement approaches.

Zhanna also appreciates the human element involved in cases that put careers, livelihoods, and reputations in peril. She provides clients with a steady hand and reassuring presence, helping them navigate their ordeals in ways best suited to their personalities and preferences. Not only does this make the experience less trying for her clients, but it also facilitates her ability to present the strongest possible defense.

Attorney Profile
  • University of Baltimore School of Law (J.D., 2018)
  • University of Maryland (B.A. 2015)
Bar Admissions
  • State of Maryland