Mistakes made before, during or shortly after delivery can lead to a lifetime of pain and suffering for families. Children with birth injuries may require extensive medical care and may be unable to secure future income. As a result, families of children with birth injuries may incur millions of dollars in expenses. If you are the parent of a child affected by a birth injury, we understand that your family’s future may seem uncertain. However, it may be possible to recover compensation from the parties responsible for your situation.
Our birth injury lawyers can help you look at your legal options for holding the healthcare provider or hospital accountable for your child’s injury. With offices in New York, Chicago, Delaware, and Alabama, we have extensive experience helping families nationwide.
Our attorneys can discuss your potential legal options during a free consultation.
During your consultation, medical records from labor and delivery will help us identify what legal options may exist. We will review all of the medical records required for us to determine whether you may have a claim. During this process, we may hire medical experts to provide eventual testimony. If we receive positive support from our medical experts, we will be able to file a claim on your behalf.
Many lawsuits settle before going to trial, however a jury trial may be necessary. Hiring an attorney can increase the chances of successfully recovering compensation.
Our lawyers have extensive experience with birth injury lawsuits. You can learn more about our experience by exploring our website.
States have varying rules on birth injury claims. Our attorneys can help determine the rules for filing a lawsuit in your state, including if:
Each case is different. If your child suffered a birth injury and you believe negligence occurred, do not wait to talk to a lawyer.
Speak with a birth injury lawyer if you want to learn more about seeking legal action for your child’s injury. We take cases nationwide and can explain how the laws in your state could affect your potential case.
Our birth injury attorneys can help identify which types of compensation may factor into your case. You may be eligible to recover compensation for economic and non-economic damages.
The amount you can recover depends on the circumstances. Our birth injury attorneys will work with medical experts to help quantify potential damages.
We have experience with birth injury cases for many types of specific injuries. Birth injuries can occur due to medical mistakes made before, during or after delivery. Situations that may result in a birth injury include, but are not limited to:
Our attorneys can help with birth injury claims caused by a variety of factors. You can learn more about the types of birth injury cases we take on our website.
Our birth injury lawyers take cases on a contingency fee basis. This means that you do not pay any upfront fees for hiring us. We advance the costs associated with your case and only recover fees and expenses if we obtain a verdict or settlement. By working on a contingency fee basis, we ensure that families from all walks of life have access to vital legal services.
The following reviews from our clients do not constitute a guarantee, warranty, or prediction regarding the outcome of another legal matter. The cases mentioned in the reviews are illustrative of some of the matters previously handled by Grant & Eisenhofer involving various areas of birth injury law. These reviews are endorsements.