La Coop P.A.- General and Forensic Psychiatry


Where Psychiatry Meets the Law

Forensic psychiatry and expert testimony can directly impact verdicts and sentences. It's a duty Dr. Lazarou performs at the highest ethical standards. As a forensic psychiatrist, she objectively educates the courts on the psychiatric issues that are of importance to the finders of fact by employing the same clinical skills, experience, and evidence-based medicine she practices each day with her patients.

Dr. Lazarou is available for plaintiff and defense—both civil and criminal:

  • Case review
  • Forensic psychiatric examination
  • Expert witness testimony

The civil arena:

  • Medical malpractice
  • Worker's compensation
  • Psychiatric disability determination
  • Sexual harassment
  • Testamentary capacity

The criminal arena:

  • Competency
  • Sanity
  • Prediction of dangerousness

Special interests:

  • PTSD (including battered spouse syndrome)
  • Personality disorders
  • Malingering
Attorneys - Where Psychiatry Meets the Law