Meet Christine Dorman

The Legal Nurse Consultant with Years
of Experience

Christine Dorman, DNP, APRN, ACNP-BC, CCRN, LNC, is the owner and lead nurse consultant of VPLNC. Her career has spanned over 30 years in several hospital settings and continues to practice as a Nurse Practitioner. She maintains active memberships in the American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants (AALNC), Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM), American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN), and the National Nurses in Business Association ( NNBA).


Climbing the Nursing Ladder

  • Diploma Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in 1991.
  • Associates of Science (ASN) degree as a Registered Nurse (RN) in 1995.
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) in 1999. 
  • Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) with Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Certification Specialty (ACNP) in 2005.
  • Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) in Health Systems Executive Leadership in 2021 from the University of Pittsburgh.

Focus Areas

Christine has an extensive professional nursing background in the following areas:

  • Adult Critical Care
  • Trauma 
  • Telemetry 
  • Medical Surgery 
  • Advanced Nursing Practice as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner


Christine is board-certified as an Adult Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (ACNP) and a Critical Care Registered Nurse (CCRN) and also holds certifications in basic life support (BLS) and advanced cardiac life support (ACLS).

Her goal is to deliver a cost effective Vantage Point of view on medically related cases by sharing her nursing expertise with legal professionals in a timely and reliable manner.