Raymond McMahon

Firm: Doyle Schafer McMahon, LLP
Location: Irvine - CA

  • 5440 Trabuco Road
    Irvine, CA 92620
  • Tel : 949-727-7077
  • Fax : 949-727-1284

Prior to forming Doyle Schafer McMahon, LLP, Mr. McMahon was a shareholder of Bonne Bridges Mueller O’Keefe & Nichols, one of the oldest and most respected law firms in the medical malpractice field in California.

In addition to his substantial and successful experience representing healthcare professionals in civil litigation over the past 20+ years, including through trial and appeals, he has been fortunate to develop a tremendous reputation representing physicians and other medical professionals in the most stressful challenges of their professional careers before the California Medical Board and numerous other governmental agencies, including CMS and the Department of Health Care Services.

Work Experience

Mr. McMahon served as a Vice-President of the CAAHCP, one of the premier organizations for attorneys representing healthcare providers in administrative matters. He is a frequent guest speaker for numerous organizations on issues of medical malpractice defense and health law. His diverse background of experience in this field, along with his undergraduate degree in economics, allows Mr. McMahon to confidently protect the interests of healthcare providers in virtually any venue or area of exposure.


Ray McMahon graduated from the UCLA School of Law in 1993, where he earned the prestigious American Jurisprudence Award in Torts. He has dedicated his legal practice to providing vigorous representation of healthcare professionals in California. Mr. McMahon is highly respected in the legal community, having been voted by his peers as a Super Lawyer in healthcare law from 2012 to the present.

Doyle Schafer McMahon, LLP

Our founding partners Daniel Doyle and Terrence Schafer represent a combined 50 years of trial experience in professional liability litigation. Both attorneys are members of the prestigious American Board of Trial Advocates. Recently, the firm proudly announced the addition of Raymond McMahon, who has been recognized as a Super Lawyer since and adds more than 20 years of superior litigation experience in professional liability defense to our firm.

The foundation of Doyle Schafer McMahon is built upon steadfast representation and unrelenting defense of healthcare professionals in civil and administrative actions. Our practice also has additional depth and experience in other areas of litigation including general liability, construction defect, employment disputes, and defense of fellow attorneys and other

Medical malpractice defense is the bedrock of our firm. A primary specialty practice, our attorneys have tried numerous cases before juries with consistently outstanding results. Due to the confidential nature of medical malpractice cases, and the inherent trust established between client and counsel, these cases, in particular, are managed with the total engagement of partners.

Specifically, a partner generally appears at all key depositions—plaintiff, client, and experts—all outcome determinate appearances, and is fully available to the client to answer all questions pertaining to the case. Healthcare clients include hospitals, medical groups, HMOs, physicians, dentists, and nurses.