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Lora R. Tucker*

Nurse Paralegal
101 South Tryon Street
Suite 2200
Charlotte, NC 28280
Direct704.945.2948
Fax704.332.1197
ltucker@slk-law.com

Lora R. Tucker is a legal nurse consultant for the medical malpractice team.  Her role is to serve as an analyst, collaborator, strategist, researcher and educator.  She assists the attorneys on the medical malpractice team by organizing and analyzing the pertinent medical records.  Lora prepares a chronology, timeline or other summary of documentation in medical records, as well as conducting medical literature searches.

With a strong clinical and educational foundation, Lora is qualified to assess the adherence to standards of practice.  She has a thorough understanding of anatomy, physiology, medical treatments and disease processes.  Her clinical experience and exposure includes interpretation of medical records and medical literature.

Additionally, Lora is a Clinical Nurse II and is certified as a Basic Life Support Provider and an Advanced Cardiac Life Support Provider.

Honors

  • The Sandifer-Newbold Nursing Scholar
  • Jone’s Image of Nursing Award
  • Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society
  • Sigma Theta Tau International, Honor Society of Nursing

Professional and Community Affiliations

  • American Nurses Association, Member

* Names that appear with an asterisk indicate a Shumaker professional not admitted to practice law.

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  • B.S.N., Queens University Presbyterian School of Nursing

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