JB Akers Will Fight Hard For The Legal Rights Of Your Child
Lifelong pain and suffering of a child are just two of the most common effects of birth defects caused by medical malpractice. Fortunately, several laws were enacted to protect the rights of your child and to penalize the offenders in order to obtain justice for your child.
When faced with medical negligence situations, Akers Law Offices can give you the best and most appropriate pieces of advice based on the possible options you may select. Our lawyer not only has the necessary experience to handle and examine your case but also the competence and proficiency to promptly and persuasively present your claims.
“Negligence on the part of a doctor, nurse or hospital during pregnancy, while giving birth or in postnatal care can result in an injury that requires lifelong care. If you think something didn’t go right with your baby, trust yourself. Call us for a free consultation.” — Attorney JB Akers
Qualified And Experienced Medical Experts Are Working With Us To Advocate For Your Child
Birth injuries or other unexpected circumstances occurring at birth are at all times congenital or brought by natural causes, it may also be brought by the negligence of any of the members of the delivery team. Even a simple error or blunder of the obstetrician, anesthesiologist, nurses or midwives may cause irreversible damages to your child.
With our experienced and competent lawyer together with our qualified and experienced medical specialist, we can easily determine whether you have a claim for damages. Once you have a case, we have the unquestionable ability to find and identify the necessary proof that the applicable standard of care is violated by a medical professional. We also know how to show the causal connection between your child’s injuries, its consequent damages to your family, with the negligence of the medical professional who handled your child.
We handle birth injury cases involving such serious or permanent conditions as:
- Cerebral palsy
- Erb’s palsy
- Brachial plexus
- Shoulder dystocia
- Fetal distress
- Brain damage due to negligent monitoring of vital signs, or improper use of forceps and vacuum extractors
- Negligent failure to order a C-section when indicated
- Group B strep infection
We Can Work On Maximizing The Compensation That Your Child Is Entitled To Receive
We are well aware that state laws only provide for noneconomic damages in cases involving birth injuries, as such, it is important that we provide you with a comprehensive and precise estimate of future costs of care and treatment for a child who incurred injuries at birth. We can help you in collecting the right amount of compensation for the proper care and treatment of your child through our lawyer equipped with skills and the right amount of experience and competence necessary in handling disputed damages claims in birth injury cases.
For a free consultation about your right to payment for birth injury damages, contact our law office. Call us at 304-720-1422 or toll-free at 888-720-1422 or email us to schedule a free consultation with our attorney