Our Law Firm is Experienced in Birth Injury Malpractice Claims

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When you or your family is forced to deal with the horrible reality of a birthing injury, it is critical to hire a lawyer who specializes in birth injury cases and is familiar with birthing complications. At Paulozzi LPA Injury Lawyers, we have a proven record of successful verdicts and settlements in birth injury cases all over Ohio. When newborns are injured because of the medical negligence of health care providers, the infants and their families will face numerous medical, physical, financial, and emotional challenges.

The newborn may require years of aftercare, therapy, and medical support that is a financial burden to their family. Some parents must quickly learn how to raise a child with special needs. Sadly, many babies would have been born completely healthy had these complications not occurred. Birth injuries affect approximately 7 out of every 1,000 newborns in the U.S. Our firm is dedicated to helping parents understand their child’s condition and guiding them through the process of securing the care, support, and compensation they deserve.

Our Lawyers Represent These Birth Injuries & Complications:

  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Erb’s Palsy (Brachial Plexus Palsy)
  • Skull or Clavicle (collarbone) fractures
  • Bleeding in the brain
  • Injury to the brain
  • Brain Swelling
  • Facial nerve damage or paralysis
  • Bruising or forceps marks
  • Other birth injuries caused by negligence

Common Birth Injury Causes:

  • Fetal Distress
  • Low Oxygen (Hypoxia)
  • Shoulder Dystocia (shoulder wedged between pubic bone joint)
  • Umbilical cord problems
  • Placental abruption (placenta separates from uterus)
  • Uterine Rupture
  • Drugs used to arrest labor
  • Cesarean section errors
  • Forceps or vacuum extraction
  • Babies size or position during labor
  • Prolonged labor

Preventable Birth Injuries Demand Justice

We believe that the hospitals, doctors, nurses, or midwives responsible for the birth injury should be held accountable. There is no excuse for preventable birth injuries. These medical professionals neglected their responsibility to carefully and safely deliver your newborn baby without harm. An innocent child’s life has been affected because of a preventable birth injury. If you have been a victim of a birth injury, you need a law firm that possesses the resources, experience, and dedication to successfully pursue a birth injury claim. We provide reliable and experienced representation to victims of birth injuries and fight to protect their rights.

Contact Us For A Free Consultation

Do not wait. It’s important that you contact us as soon as possible to preserve evidence that could strengthen your case. We will listen to your concerns and answer any questions you have. It is our passion to seek justice and get you the compensation you deserve. There is never a fee unless we win your case.

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