For decades, the compassionate injury attorneys at Ladenburg Law have helped many medical malpractice victims win cash settlements. While compensation can’t take back what happened to you, it can provide your family with financial stability and a sense of justice. If you have suffered due to the negligence of a doctor or other medical provider, an Olympia medical malpractice lawyer from our team can help.
Most doctors provide reliable, quality care. But when a doctor makes a mistake due to carelessness, or less commonly, deliberate wrongdoing, the results can be catastrophic.
A serious, preventable injury can leave you with substantial medical costs and lost wages. In addition, you may experience pain, suffering, and lost ability to engage in the activities you once enjoyed.
Some common causes of medical errors include:
This list is not exhaustive. If you feel that you might have suffered from malpractice, we want to hear from you.
While medical errors are common, not every error is grounds for a malpractice lawsuit. When our attorneys evaluate cases, they look for these conditions to be met:
If your answer is “yes” to all the above questions, we want to hear from you. Our attorneys in Olympia always offer free medical malpractice case evaluations.
In most situations, you have three years to file a lawsuit from the time the negligence happened in Washington State (RCW 4.16.080). There are a few exceptions to this statute, such as if you discover the negligence beyond the three years or the victim is a minor.
Please don’t wait to reach out. You risk nothing by having one of our attorneys hear what happened to you.
Medical malpractice lawsuits are complicated and require aggressive legal representation. For that reason, you need to have an attorney with extensive experience in this area of law.
Our Olympia medical malpractice lawyers have a proven track record of helping victims of malpractice win meaningful settlements. Please, let us help take the financial and legal burden off your plate so you can focus on your healing. Call us today to schedule a free initial consultation. You only pay us if we’re able to win your compensation.
If you’re not able to make it to the office, let us know. One of our attorneys is happy to meet you at your home, hospital, or other preferred location.