Personal Injury As A Result of Medical Malpractice
Medical professionals that act negligently, or intentionally cause an injury to a person, can be accused of malpractice.
Medical malpractice cases aren’t limited to patients in hospitals. They happen in any place a healthcare professional administers care such as a long-term facility, nursing home, outpatient treatment center, doctor’s office, hospital, and even your home. These professionals can be:
- Surgical assistants
- Nursing home employees
The medical malpractice lawyers at the Morris County, NJ Law Firm of James C. DeZao, P.A. are skilled in handling types of malpractice related to birth injuries, misdiagnosis, surgical mistreatment, and physician error. We will pursue a lawsuit on your behalf against the individual or company that caused your injury.
Medical Malpractice Causing a Wrongful Death
If a family member dies as a result of medical malpractice, the immediate family members can seek compensation for their loss. Immediate family members include spouses and children. If you have suffered the death of an immediate family member due to medical malpractice, contact the Law Offices of James C. DeZao, P.A. of Morris County.
Medical Malpractice Statute of Limitations
There is a time limit in which you can file a medical malpractice lawsuit. This time limit is known as a statute of limitations. The time limit for medical malpractice lawsuits is two years from the date the malpractice occurred, or two years from which the malpractice was discovered.
Contact The Law Offices of James C. DeZao Today
If you or a loved one has suffered an injury as a result of possible malpractice, call our office at 1-855-432-2489. The initial consultation is free of charge, and if we agree to handle your case, we will work on a contingency fee basis, which means we get paid for our services only if there is a monetary recovery of funds. In many injury cases a lawsuit must be filed before an applicable expiration date, known as a statute of limitations. Therefore, please contact us right away to ensure that you do not waive your right to possible compensation.