West Virginia Birth Injury Lawyer
30+ Years' Experience & Millions Recovered
If you and your family have suffered the tragic consequences of a birth
injury and you suspect that medical negligence was responsible for injuring
your child, it is vital that you contact a West Virginia birth injury
lawyer from the Fitzsimmons Law Firm PLLC. With hundreds of $1+ million
dollars verdicts and settlements over their years in practice, the firm
has garnered a reputation throughout the legal community as one of the
top personal injury law firms in the state.
They have achieved judgments that have actually changed the law. Furthermore,
they have been named in the first tier for "Best Law Firms"
by U.S. News, are AV Preeminent® rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, and recognized in
Super Lawyers® lists. They have also been recognized for having one of the Top 100 verdicts
in the U.S. by the National Law Journal.
When you retain the services of the firm, you can be confident that your
case will be handled with the professional skill needed in difficult birth
Providing Compassionate Legal Guidance
Tragic cases of injury that are the result of medical negligence or malpractice
during labor or delivery can be all too common.
The firm provides representation for various injuries, including:
Many birth injury claims are related to an injury or condition that was
the result of improper fetal monitoring. For families who have a baby
that suffered infant brain damage that is the outcome of labor and delivery
malpractice, the firm can help you take legal action against the negligent
physician, facility, or other liable party. In many of these cases, the
underlying situation is that the infant had oxygen deficiency during the
Bob Fitzsimmons is the Co-Founder and Co-Director of the Brain Injury Research
Institute at West Virginia University Medical School, and has extensive
knowledge regarding the effects of oxygen deprivation during the birth
process. This insight equips him with unique expertise to handle birth
Call for Help from Seasoned Wheeling Birth Injury Attorneys
The firm also files claims and malpractice lawsuits in cases of pre-eclampsia/eclampsia,
pregnancy induced hypertension (PIH), and shoulder dystocia injuries.
The legal team is focused upon recovering compensation for the injured
child and their family that will allow the innocent victim to have the
best possible quality of life. The costs of caring for a child that now
has a serious condition are astronomical; the families not only have the
emotional upheaval to deal with, but rising costs of ongoing care, surgeries,
nursing, medical equipment and other costs.
It is crucial that any such case is managed by a professional law firm
with a history of success in this arena. The firm is committed to pursuing
compensation, either in a settlement or through litigation. It is important
to contact them soon after the injury so that the supporting evidence
for the case can be obtained and preserved. They will be unwavering in
advocating for you and your child when you retain their support.
Contact a West Virginia personal injury lawyer from the office!