*Donna Roope is not licensed to practice law. Her activities are directly supervised by members of the firm licensed to practice law in the firm’s Winston-Salem office.

Donna Roope, a Senior Nurse Consultant with Medical and Scientific Solutions of Womble Bond Dickinson, has experience assisting defense teams in complex product liability and mass torts litigation by analyzing and summarizing medical records into concise, structured work products. In addition, she has contributed to litigation-specific work products such as product identification, developing de minimis analyses, and identifying deposition key quotes. 

Over her career, Donna has significant experience in formulating defensive medical strategies in class action and multi-district litigation across the US.  As a Registered Nurse, her background also includes work in the healthcare and insurance industries.  

Before joining the firm, Donna practiced in a number of clinical areas, including obstetrics, gynecology, gynecologic oncology, and medical/ surgical. She also served as a nurse leader for a Women’s Services Unit. 

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Representative Experience

Any result the lawyer or law firm may have achieved on behalf of clients in other matters does not necessarily indicate similar results can be obtained for other clients

  • Extracted key information from medical records and diagnostic studies to mitigate damages on behalf of a pharmaceutical manufacturer facing allegations of heart disease caused by weight-loss drugs. 
  • Analyzed medical records to evaluate allegations and identify alternate causation or risk factors for claimed medical disease or injury for a global tobacco company.
  • Analyzed medical records to prepare chronological documentation of the patient’s clinical course for use in exposure-related wrongful death claims. 


  • North Carolina Board of Nursing, # 83009