Cerebral palsy affects thousands of children every year, and many cases
are caused by brain damage during birth. If your child has been diagnosed
with cerebral palsy and you think
is to blame, the New York cerebral palsy lawyers at
Rheingold, Giuffra, Ruffo & Plotkin LLP
are here to help. We have extensive experience handling birth injury cases
and a long record of
winning settlements and jury awards for our clients.
Contact us today to speak with a knowledgeable New York birth injury law firm.
Cerebral Palsy & Medical Malpractice
Rheingold, Giuffra, Ruffo & Plotkin LLP, we help people who are struggling with the consequences of injuries sustained
during childbirth, whether the injury was due to
obstetrical malpractice or any other type of medical negligence.
Medical mistakes that may lead to cerebral palsy include:
- Failure to diagnose and treat fetal distress
- Failure to treat maternal infections
- Failure to perform a C-section when conditions call for it
- Improper use of forceps or vacuum extraction during delivery
- Failure to treat jaundice or meningitis
- Failure to ensure that the baby has adequate oxygen supply
Our attorneys have handled numerous birth injuries and have a long track record of successful
results winning settlements and jury awards for our clients. Our staff
includes registered nurses who are well-versed in the medical issues that
play into cases involving cerebral palsy as well as spastic diplegia,
seizures, and other problems resulting from birth trauma and delivery
complications. We have access to expert witnesses who help us build compelling
cases for our clients.
Take Action Today
If your child developed cerebral palsy as a result of medical negligence,
then our firm is ready to help you explore your legal options. Contact
us today to speak with an experienced New York cerebral palsy law firm.
We're ready to hear your family's story. Call us at (888) 260-0473 now.