Cerebral Palsy Lawsuit Attorneys
Representing Families throughout the Ohio Valley
Cerebral palsy as a result of medical malpractice can lead to the need for lifelong medical care. A victim’s speaking ability, coordination and cognitive abilities may all be impacted as a result of birth injury leading to cerebral palsy. A victim may need substantial financial support for life. If your family has been impacted by medical malpractice resulting in cerebral palsy, a lawsuit may be necessary to hold the responsible parties accountable.
Chaffin Luhana has the medical resources and the legal experience to obtain maximum compensation for your family if a medical provider was negligent. Cerebral palsy can be caused by many factors including medical malpractice:
- Brain injury from the misuse of forceps or other medical device during delivery
- Failure to diagnose certain maternal conditions and infections that may lead to cerebral palsy
- Suffocation or asphyxia caused by medical errors during labor
- Misdiagnosis or mistreatment of a newborn in the hours and days after delivery
If your child has cerebral palsy as a result of medical malpractice, you need a legal ally to fight for your rights. Call Chaffin Luhana for a free consultation: 888-316-2311.
Answers to your Questions Regarding Cerebral Palsy Lawsuits
If your case requires legal action against a medical provider, Chaffin Luhana is more than prepared. Either through verdict or settlement, our attorneys have recovered nearly $1 billion for our injured clients including those who have suffered a birth injury. Such injuries can be devastating and our Ohio River Valley law firm is committed to aggressively pursuing justice. With highly specialized medical investigators, scientists, and expert witnesses, we will use all of our resources to discover what caused your child’s cerebral palsy.
Based upon our extensive experience with complex medical malpractice and birth injury cases we know these cases can be challenging in a variety of ways. The emotional and physical impact of a cerebral palsy case can be nearly overwhelming for families. Furthermore, a newborn with cerebral palsy must have the highest quality medical care immediately. Early intervention can allow a child to make developmental strides that may be more difficult if an extended period of time passes between diagnosis and treatment. If we take your case, we will work with you to ensure that your family gets the best possible medical treatment.
Additionally, we know you have many questions about the medical aspects of cerebral palsy and the legal issues related to a lawsuit in which a hospital or other healthcare provider may be named. During your free consultation, we will provide thorough answers and insight about cerebral palsy lawsuits:
- What parties may be responsible for my child developing this condition?
- How long will a cerebral palsy medical malpractice lawsuit take to resolve?
- What is the possible compensation we can receive?
- Can you prove that the doctor caused our child’s cerebral palsy?
Cerebral palsy is not curable. The disorder is nearly always the result of a disturbance or series of disturbances to the brain occurring before or during early infancy. If a medical professional’s error led to your child’s condition, contact Chaffin Luhana and we will pursue the compensation you deserve. If we do not win your case, you will owe us nothing.