Birmingham Birth Injury Attorneys
Helping Families in Alabama Obtain Justice
The birth of your child should be a joyous occasion for you and your family. Unfortunately, this celebration can be hampered if your child suffers an injury during birth. Serious complications during labor and delivery can leave your child injured or disabled for the rest of their life. For parents, the emotional distress caused by a birth injury can be significant.
Sadly, the doctors, nurses, and other healthcare practitioners sometimes fail to do all that they can to avoid complications that might cause your child to experience a birth injury. When medical professionals do not to take the necessary measures to prevent your child from being injured in birth, they can be held liable for medical malpractice.
At Hare Wynn, our lawyers are dedicated to helping families pursue justice and compensation for the birth injuries that their children have suffered. We have the knowledge, resources, and experience that you need to recover damages for your birth injury case. Our clients are our top priority, which is why we will walk you through every aspect of your case to ensure that your rights and interests are protected.
We Can Help You Hold the Right People Responsible
When a doctor accepts you as a patient, they are agreeing to a “duty of care” for your medical treatment. This means that your physician must provide you with care that fits the standards and practices set by established professionals in the medical community. If your doctor failed to fulfill this duty, they can be held accountable for the injury caused to your child.
Causes of birth injuries include:
- Rushed Delivery
- Prolonged or Delayed Delivery
- Abnormal Birth Position
- Breech Presentation
- Acceleration or Stimulation of the Birth
- Extraction of the Baby With Forceps or Vacuum
- Defective Medical Devices
- Dangerous Medications
We take on cases for the following types of birth injuries and more:
- Brachial Plexus Injury
- Brain Damage
- Cerebral Palsy
- Erb’s Palsy
- Facial Paralysis
- Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy
- Nerve Damage
- Shoulder Dystocia
- Spinal Cord Injury
Speak With Our Legal Team. Call (855) 997-9319 Today.
If your child has suffered a birth injury, you should immediately consult with our skilled team of lawyers. We are prepared to defend your rights and help you and your family get the compensation that you are entitled to. Let us put our skills and experience to work for you.
Contact our Alabama team of birth injury attorneys to schedule your free case consultation.