When the medical treatment you seek goes wrong, the results can be devastating. In the US, roughly 17,000 malpractice lawsuits are filed every year. In addition, medical mistakes are thought to be a leading cause of death in the US.
The attorneys at Ladenburg Law have experience in helping victims in South Hill receive compensation after suffering from medical errors. To get started on your case, be sure to speak with a South Hill medical malpractice lawyer today.
If you have suffered a catastrophic injury as a result of malpractice, it’s important to act quick.
Here in the state of Washington, you have three years to file a medical malpractice lawsuit from the time the negligence happened. Alternately, you have one year from discovery of the negligence to file a claim. If the victim is a minor, they will have one year from their 18th birthday to file a claim.
Our attorneys have had to turn people away who have realized that they’ve waited too long, so please don’t delay in reaching out to us.
Malpractice cases are among the most complicated and time consuming of all the cases our attorneys handle. They require thorough investigation, coordinating with experts, and often, the most aggressive legal representation possible. Even so, our team of talented attorneys do not shy away from taking cases on when negligence has occurred.
Some of the cases we’ve won settlements for victims include:
Please reach out to our South Hill attorneys experienced in medical malpractice cases today to set up a free, no-obligation consultation.
Medical malpractice settlements vary because there are many factors involved. Some of these factors include:
During our initial consultation, we’ll ask about the ways your injury has impacted your life. This will help us understand the basis for your claim, and if a medical malpractice lawsuit is the next best step.
At Ladenburg Law, we always offer a free, no-obligation consultation. Besides this, we work on a contingency basis, which means you only pay us if we’re able to win you a settlement. Even if you’re not sure you have a case, we encourage you to reach out. We’re happy to hear what happened and explain your legal options.
Please don’t wait; the window to file a claim is limited. Call a South Hill medical malpractice lawyer today.