If a health care provider injured you or someone you love, an experienced and dedicated lawyer from our legal team will seek financial damages from the health care provider or facility.
Our Nassau County medical malpractice lawyer will explain how we identify the at-fault party, assign financial liability, and recover compensation. We will patiently, compassionately and comprehensively detail how we will seek damages, including medical care, rehabilitation, lost wages, and more.
Your case will be meticulously and diligently built to l prove the medical error or mishap that caused your current health condition. While you focus on your physical recovery, we will obtain, analyze and organize the evidence that we gather and then present it to the at-fault party’s insurance provider.
We will do so with the goal of setting forth the most compelling arguments possible on your behalf. We will negotiate on your behalf for the favorable financial settlement you deserve for the medical negligence you endured.
In This Article
- Medical Malpractice Takes an Alarming Toll
- Why Work with Friedman & Simon, L.L.P.
- Call for a Free Consultation
Medical Malpractice Takes an Alarming Toll
According to the most recent Johns Hopkins Medicine statistics available, medical errors were the third leading cause of death in the U.S. as recently as 2016. When you seek the professional service of a healthcare provider, you expect your health to improve.
When the opposite is true, and your condition is worsened, exacerbated, or you are otherwise injured because of a medical error or mishap, we believe very strongly that you are entitled to financial compensation.
If you or someone you love was injured due to medical malpractice, our team will work tirelessly to get compensation from the at-fault medical provider or facility. Malpractice cases and financial recovery are not limited to physicians alone. You could also be eligible for compensation if the at-fault party is a doctor, dentist, surgeon, or hospital. Our team will review your case and explain your rights and responsibilities.
Define Your Range of Recoverable Damages
The damages of a medical malpractice case will vary greatly from patient to patient and could be difficult to assess on your own. When we represent you, a personal injury lawyer from our team will prepare your accident case and fight for the following types of damages on your behalf:
- All relevant medical bills
- All related income loss
- In-home medical support
- In-home domestic assistance
- Physical disability or disfigurement
- Physical and emotional pain and suffering
If someone you love lost their life because of medical malpractice, our entire team extends our heartfelt sympathies. We consider it an honor to fight for surviving family members for the damages above as well as compensation for your loved one’s funeral and burial expenses. Our team’s support also means you have time to cope with the unexpected loss of your loved one.
File Your Potential Lawsuit on Time
The medical malpractice statute of limitations in Nassau County is defined by New York Civil Practice Laws & Rules § 214-A. Our team will explain the statute of limitations and any factors or circumstances that change the statutory filing deadline. With sufficient notice from you, we also make sure your potential lawsuit is filed within the allotted time.
When you notify our team of your intent to seek recovery right away, we can conduct a thorough investigation, locate and interview witnesses, and take other necessary steps to gather the information and evidence we need to support your right to compensation. The sooner you contact one of our team members, the greater our opportunity to build the strongest possible case for you.
For a free legal consultation with a Medical Malpractice lawyer serving Nassau County, call 516-932-0400
Why Work with Friedman & Simon, L.L.P.
Our medical malpractice lawyers provide guidance and support for victims of faulty health care in Nassau County. The lawyers and staff at our personal injury law firm are zealous and committed advocates for injured clients. To support your case, our team members will:
- Interview witnesses
- Collect documents
- Establish liability
- Obtain medical records
- Consult with subject matter expert witnesses to establish and strengthen your claim
We employ a multilingual staff to provide support for clients in Spanish, Greek, Bengali, Tamil, and Kannada. We will also meet you on Long Island or anywhere else in the New York metropolitan area.
We are Passionate About Fighting for Injury Victims
If you were injured and experienced an impaired or diminished quality of life because a health care professional did not provide you with medical treatment that did not conform to the generally accepted standard of care, , our medical malpractice team will navigate the monetary compensation process on your behalf. . Throughout your recovery, our team will do the following on your behalf:
- Provide timely updates on your case
- Identify all liable parties in your case
- Handle all case-related communication
- Obtain, organize, and submit evidence
- Assign an appropriate value to your case
We will consult medical and financial expert witnesses and consultants who support your case, including medical experts to provide validation of your case in an Affidavit of Merit, as required by New York Civil Practice Laws & Rules § 3012-A. We also employ, the services of vocational rehabilitation specialists, life care planners, and economists, as needed.
Explore Our Record of Results
Medical malpractice awards are based on the severity of your resulting condition, the anticipated time of recovery, and many other factors. When we represent you, we fight hard for the best possible outcome of your case. Our history of monetary recovery for medical malpractice clients spans a range of results, reflecting the underlying severity of the injuries suffered: For example:
- $8,045,454 for a child who was diagnosed with cerebral palsy as the result of malpractice during delivery
- $750,000 for the wrongful death of a 48-year-old man who succumbed following routine knee surgery
- …and others.
We are careful to accurately value your case and ensure the compensation you receive is appropriate. We also ensure you receive a no-cost consultation and case review and explain our fee structure upfront.
Nassau County Medical Malpractice Lawyer Near Me 516-932-0400
Call for a Free Consultation
If you or someone you love was injured or succumbed to medical errors or mistakes in Nassau County, you are not alone when you seek financial compensation. Our medical malpractice lawyer will guide you each step of the way.
Start preparing your case right away by contacting one of our Friedman & Simon, L.L.P. team members at (516) 932-0400 today.
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