Traci Burchell, RN, JD Fudge Broadwater, P.A.

Traci Burchell is an experienced nurse-attorney with a strong background in medical malpractice, healthcare risk management, patient safety, and process improvement.  She earned her Associate’s Degree in Nursing from Owen’s Community College in Ohio. 

Traci then practiced as a Registered Nurse for several years, including two years as a traveling nurse.  She worked on various medical-surgical units in multiple hospitals in Florida, Ohio, Indiana, Arizona, South Carolina, and Colorado.  After several years of practice as a frontline, bedside nurse, Traci went back to school and earned her BSN, with honors from the University of Phoenix in Tucson.

Traci then went on to earn her JD from the University of Toledo College of Law.  She graduated law school Magna Cum Laude and was the highest-ranking student in multiple classes.  She served as Technical Editor on the Law Review and was inducted into the Order of the Coif.  Traci’s medical malpractice experience includes both legal defense of healthcare providers and the unique, insider’s perspective of claims as a hospital risk manager.   She is licensed to practice law in Ohio and Florida.

*Recently certified 100% owned and operated women’s business by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council.