Needless to say, childbirth can be difficult, and many complications can arise for the mother and baby. However, some birth injuries occur as a result of medical negligence. Whether the birth injury occurs in vaginal or cesarean section birth, long-lasting developmental or functional difficulties can result.Fighting Back Against Preventable Birth Injuries in Chicago
If your child suffered a birth injury that you believe may have resulted from improper medical care, obtain experienced legal counsel. At Hanaford Law in Chicago, Illinois, we have more than 30 years of experience proving a medical provider's negligent actions led to birth injuries that could have been prevented. Contact our McHenry County birth injury attorney to learn how we can help you assert your rights and secure a full financial recovery.Handling All Types of Birth Injury Claims
If your OB/GYN, delivery room doctor or nurse failed to take appropriate measures or identify a high-risk situation, you may be able to pursue a personal injury claim. This is designed to help families secure compensation for the long road ahead of them for the medical treatment and rehabilitative care their baby will need. We can also help families secure compensation for pain and suffering and a spouse's lost wages, while missing work caring for their baby.
We understand you are not looking to profit off the tragedy your family has endured. That is not our goal. But McHenry County birth injury attorney Robert Hanaford wants to help you secure the compensation you'll need to cover the costs associated with your baby's birth injury. We apply this client-driven approach to all of our birth injury claims, related to:
- Failure to diagnose fetal distress
- Brachial plexus injuries
- Shoulder dystocia
- Brain injury, cerebral palsy or Erb's palsy
- C-section injuries
- Birth trauma
- Birth paralysis
We understand the seriousness and emotional gravity of serious injuries. For more than 30 years, we have recognized the importance of treating our clients with respect and compassion.Contact Our Chicago Cerebral Palsy Attorney
We offer free initial consultations for all personal injury and medical malpractice matters, including those involving birth injuries and obstetrical injuries. Our McHenry County birth injury lawyer can help you understand your legal rights and options, while helping you to make informed decisions. You will not be charged any legal fees unless you receive compensation. Contact our Chicago or Fox River Grove, Illinois, offices to learn more.