Helping Children and Families Recover Compensation for a Birth Injury
When we grant doctors, nurses, and other medical professionals permission to make life and death decisions, we are placing a great deal of trust in them. While most medical treatments are completed without serious harm, sometimes mistakes do happen. When they do, there is likely to be a breach of trust especially when the mistake was caused by incompetence, negligence, or wrongdoing. If your child was injured at birth because a medical professional made a grievous mistake, you should consult a birth injury attorney.
Birth Injury Cases Attorneys Can Handle
Any skilled birth injury law firm with years of experience should have successfully recovered millions of dollars in damages related to:
- Fetal stroke
- Erb’s palsy
- Cerebral palsy
- Brain injuries
- Cognitive impairment
- Delayed development
- Forcep mistake
- C-section error or delay
- Hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy
- Mechanical trauma
- Medication error
- + More
If you’re ready to take legal action against the medical professionals who should have been practicing the utmost standard of care on your child, but did not, call an experienced birth injury lawyer now.
The Cost of Hiring a Birth Injury Lawyer
A birth injury can cost thousands of dollars every month. You might feel worried about being unable to cover the costs of a birth injury lawyer even though you are confident about having a legitimate claim. Most law firms actually take most birth injury cases on a contingency fee basis. This means you don’t pay anything unless you win. You have nothing to lose; give your local law firm a call today to learn about your legal options.
Do You Have a Case?
It’s common for doctors to deny any wrongdoing. They might even tell you that your child’s birth injury was unfortunate, and unavoidable. If your doctor, or any other staff, appears to be reluctant to answer your questions; if medical records go missing; or, if you feel something is not right, you might ask a lawyer for his or her opinion. Many medical malpractice law firms have represented clients from all parts of the state and know what to look for in a birth injury case. When you call them for your free consultation, they will likely make an initial assessment to determine whether or not you should proceed further. By law, they will be required to establish fault. To do this, they may call upon their trusted expert witnesses, investigators, and other sources to prove your case. Rest assured, they shouldn’t settle for anything less than maximum compensation.
Why Choose A Birth Injury Lawyer to Represent Your Injured Child
- They should have decades of experience
- They should listen to your needs
- They should have the financial resources to build a case
- They should be supportive and empathetic
- They should be able to meet you at home, in the hospital, or at our firm
- They should be provided with regular case updates
- You should be able to count on them for honest, transparent, and sound legal advice
Begin Your Case Now with a No Risk Consultation
Call a birth injury lawyer from a local firm near you to begin holding those accountable for negligence actions that robbed your child from having a normal life.