Janice F. Mulligan

Firm: Mulligan, Banham & Findley
Location: San Diego - CA

  • 2442 4th Avenue Suite 100
    San Diego, CA 92101
  • Tel : 619.878.8934
  • Fax : 619.238.8701

Janice F. Mulligan is a hard-working, accomplished and compassionate medical malpractice and personal injury attorney who has dedicated her career to helping people since she founded this law firm in 1986. Nationally recognized as an outstanding injury attorney and one of the most respected medical malpractice attorneys in California, she has been selected as a top lawyer by multiple peer-reviewed organizations. She is listed as a Top Attorney in San Diego in the New York Times, Los Angeles Magazine and San Diego Magazine. She also has been selected for advocacy and leadership awards from the American Bar Association, San Diego County Bar Association, Consumer Attorneys of San Diego, Lawyers Club and the San Diego Press Club. She is currently recognized as one of the Top 25 Women Lawyers in San Diego by Super Lawyers.

She has consistently obtained multi-million dollar results for people in over 30 years that she has been a trial attorney. She is highly respected in the legal community for her consistent and thorough investigation, meticulous preparation and zealous representation. Ms. Mulligan is experienced in many practice areas, including complex issues of medical malpractice, transportation liability, serious accidents, wrongful death, nursing home neglect. product liability and medical fraud. She has successfully prosecuted complex cases involving numerous high profile defendant corporations, doctors, hospitals and nursing homes.

Proud to be born and raised in Chicago, Ms. Mulligan credits her success to the amazing mentors and professors who have educated her at the University of San Diego (B.A., 1978), Oxford University, St. Anthony’s College, (1976-77), University of San Diego School of Law (J.D. 1981, Order of the Coif), and the Trial Lawyers College (2012).

Ms. Mulligan lectures extensively both domestically and internationally. As an outgrowth of her representation of people in a variety of cases and her national and international lectures, she has also gained extensive experience in related issues involving telemedicine/telehealth, medical privacy, medical ethics and the Affordable Care Act. She has a particular interest in the California Confidentiality of Medical Information Act (CMIA). Ms. Mulligan has a deep passion for the practice of law, and a unique ability to articulate people’s cases in a way that resonates with jurors and arbitrators.

Mulligan, Banham & Findley

Mulligan, Banham & Findley lawyers are aggressive and ethical in the litigation of catastrophic injury cases arising from medical malpractice, wrongful death, product liability, car accidents and other personal injury cases as well as legal malpractice claims. These San Diego California attorneys have over 80 years combined experience dedicated to representing and helping victims. In addition, attorney Steve Wallace, M.D has practiced medicine for over 20 years.

Rated “AV” by Martindale-Hubbell, this signifies that within the legal profession, Janice Mulligan and Elizabeth Banham are nationally ranked as possessing the highest possible rating for legal skills and ethical standards.

Appointed by the San Diego County Bar Association as an approved member to a select panel of attorneys experienced in medical malpractice, personal injury and wrongful death cases.


We limit our practice area so that we AGGRESSIVELY FIGHT solely for the rights of individuals who have been injured due to the negligent carelessness of others.

We are PERSONALLY INVOLVED in helping our clients every step of the way through litigation and we limit the number of cases we take so that we can devote the time and energy necessary to serve our clients’ needs.

We practice law as a TEAM while maintaining established relationships with some of the best qualified experts in the country to make sure we have the strong professional assistance necessary to win our cases.

We practice law with COMPASSION AND INTEGRITY while maintaining the highest level of ethics.

We strive to improve our SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE so that we can remain on the cutting edge in the practice of law.