Jonathan Cusson

The Arfaa Law Group
2002 Clipper Park Road
Suite 300
Baltimore, MD 21211
(410) 889-1850

Jonathan Cusson is an attorney with over 15 years of experience in serious personal injury lawsuits, primarily focusing on cases of medical negligence. He has handled cases throughout the State of Maryland, its Federal Court system and in the District of Columbia. Mr. Cusson has handled cases involving Wrongful Death of a loved one, general surgical complications, gynecologic surgery complications, orthopedic surgical complications, birth injuries, failure to diagnose cardiac complications, failure to diagnose stroke, failure to diagnose infection, emergency room and other hospital care.

Mr. Cusson graduated as an Academic All-American from the University of Pennsylvania in 1997 and received his law degree from the University of Maryland where he served as an Associate Editor of the Business Lawyer before completing a clerkship for the Honorable Arrie W. Davis of the Maryland Court of Special Appeals. Prior to joining the ARFAA Law Group, he was a partner with a prominent law firm specializing in the defense of cases wherein medical negligence was alleged. It was his experience at that firm that led him to realize that there are cases of true medical malpractice, which require a skillful advocate to provide the right kind of representation to victims of improper care and their families.

Mr. Cusson has repeatedly been named to Baltimore Magazine's Super Lawyers in Maryland and is AV rated (Preeminent) by Martindale Hubble, which ranks attorneys based upon ability and adherence to ethical standards. He has successfully tried numerous cases in all areas of the State wherein millions of dollars in damages were at stake. In November 2017, Ms. Arfaa and Mr. Cusson obtained a $18.54 million dollar verdict for a 30 year old man who was not properly resuscitated during a code for a massive pulmonary embolus, this is the largest settlement in a medical malpractice case in history of Baltimore County.

At the ARFAA Law Group, Baltimore medical malpractice attorney Jonathan A. Cusson can provide compassionate yet aggressive representation in your medical negligence, birth injury, catastrophic injury, or Wrongful Death claim. Arfaa Law Group and Jon Cusson proudly represent victims and their families throughout the State of Maryland and the District of Columbia. Jon can be reached at 410-889-1850 or by email: [email protected]


Medical Malpractice
Accidental Puncture and Laceration Malpractice
Anesthesia Errors
Blood Transfusion Injuries
Brain Injuries Caused by Lack of Oxygen
Coma or Persistent Vegetative State
Cosmetic or Plastic Surgery Malpractice
Dental Malpractice
Dermatologist Malpractice
Dialysis Injuries
Emergency Room Errors
EMT Negligence
Errors in Pacemaker Implantation
Failure to Diagnose Cancer
Failure to Diagnose Heart Attack
Failure to Diagnose Meningitis
Failure to Diagnose Pulmonary Embolism
Failure to Diagnose Stroke
Failure to Obtain Informed Consent
Failure to Treat Appendicitis
Foreign Objects/Never Events
Gastroenterology Malpractice
Hospital and Nurse Negligence
IV Infiltration and Complications
Laboratory Errors
Medical Malpractice in Nursing Homes
Medical Tubing Errors
Military Medical Malpractice (VA Hospitals)
Ophthalmology Negligence
Orthopedic Negligence
Outpatient Surgery Malpractice
Overlapping Surgeries
Physician Communication Errors
Post-Operative Hemorrhages
Post-Operative Respiratory Failure
Post-Surgery Infections
Premature Discharge from Hospital
Prescription Errors
Radiation Errors
Radiology Errors
Surgical Errors
Surgical Staple Injuries
Unsanitary Surgical Instruments
Wrong Site Surgery

Birth Injury
Bell's Palsy / Facial Paralysis
Brachial Plexus
Breech Birth Injury
Cerebral Palsy
Ataxic Cerebral Palsy
Complications of Vaginal Birth After Previous C-Sections
Epidural Errors
Excessive Blood Loss During Childbirth
Failure to Perform a Timely C-Section
Fetal Acidosis
Fetal Heart Rate Monitoring Errors
Forceps Injury
Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy
Improper Use of Pitocin
Improper Use of Vacuum Extraction Devices
Intellectual Disability
Intrauterine Growth Delays
Klumpke's Palsy
Labor and Delivery Problems
Malpractice Involving Twins and Multiples
Maternal Hypertension
Meconium Aspiration Syndrome
Misread Genetic Testing
Nuchal Cord Injuries
Organ Damage
Perinatal Asphyxia
Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension of Newborn (PPHN)
Placental Previa and Placental Abruption
Post Term Pregnancy
Postpartum Hemorrhage Malpractice
Preterm Birth
Retinopathy of Prematurity
Rh-ABO Incompatibility
Shoulder Dystocia
Spina Bifida
Spine Overstretching
Subconjunctival Hemorrhaging
Untreated Jaundice Complications
Uterine Rupture Malpractice
Wrongful Birth

Wrongful Death

Catastrophic Injury
Abdominal Injuries
Back Injuries
Brain Injury
Penetrating Head Injuries
Broken Bones and Fractures
Burn Injuries
Crushing Injuries
Elbow and Shoulder Injuries
Electric Shock and Electrocution
Knee Injuries
Neck Injuries
Nerve Injuries
Scarring and Disfigurement
Soft Tissue Injuries

Professional Negligence

Spinal Cord Injury
Complete Spinal Cord Injuries
Incomplete Spinal Cord Injuries