Birth Injury Lawyer in Chicago, IL
Birth Injury Overview
Having a baby is usually a joyful occurrence. But this experience can be marred if birth injuries are caused by forceps. If this has happened to your child, you most likely are wondering who was at fault. You may be wondering if doctor error was involved. You may also have questions and concerns about your child's development and growth. The last thing you want to worry about is how to get compensation for the injury.
McNabola Law Group personal injury law firm located in Chicago, Illinois, can help deal with legal matters so you can focus on caring for your child. Our attorneys have extensive medical malpractice experience. We know how forceps injuries can happen and who could potentially be responsible.
Determining Medical Malpractice
For every 1000 babies born in the U.S., it is estimated that five will be injured during birth. However, not all of these injuries result in a legal claim of medical malpractice. In order to be awarded compensation for a forceps birth injury, it needs to be proven that medical provider failed to provide the generally accepted standard of medical care during delivery.
At McNabola Law Group, we work with medical experts, who can help us to investigate and determine if medical personnel operated at the standard or if medical malpractice occurred. If necessary, these experts can provide testimony for your case if it goes to court. With more than 25 years of experience, we are skilled negotiators and accomplished trail lawyers.
If you are dealing with a birth injury caused by forceps, learn more about how our lawyers can help. Contact us today at 312-629-2900 or toll free 800-704-2900 to schedule a free initial consultation.
Other Frequent Case Types
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Areas of Practice
- Birth Injury
- Medical Malpractice
- Motor Vehicle Accidents -- Plaintiff
- Personal Injury -- Plaintiff