Owen Pickus, D.O., Esq. Southern Maine Medical Center. He received his J.D. in the summer of 2007 and was admitted to the bar in February 2008. His focus is on civil litigation involving medical malpractice, medical licensing and regulatory issues, product liability and personal injury. In 2012 Dr. Pickus received the “Rising Star” recognition as a Plaintiff’s attorney in medical malpractice by Super Lawyers. Candidates for this achievement are evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement.