Cerebral Palsy Birth Injury Lawyers in San Antonio
Fighting for Justice for Infants with Cerebral Palsy
Was your baby born with cerebral palsy? Your doctor may be to blame. Cerebral palsy can appear in babies before, during, or after birth. At Maloney Law Group, P.L.L.C., we are confident in our ability to represent you in the fight for justice. At our boutique firm, clients always speak directly with a lawyer. We specialize in medical malpractice and are connected with many professionals who can help us when researching and building your case.
We want to make sure that you are compensated for any suffering and long-term difficulty caused by negligent hospital staff. The financial consequences of cerebral palsy can be overwhelming. Let us do what we can to lessen your burden.
Call a San Antonio birth injury lawyer at (210) 361-2997 today.
What Causes Cerebral Palsy?
Cerebral palsy is a medical condition that affects a child’s muscle control. Cases can range from mild to severe. This disease may be the result of poor brain development or issues with the nerve cells in utero. However, it can also be caused by asphyxiation at the time of birth, brain trauma, untreated infections, or events in the birthing process that rupture blood vessels.
Some events that could cause this damage include:
- Failing to order an emergency C-section
- Failing to respond to signs of fetal distress
- Failing to treat an infection in the birth canal
- Failing to correct problems with the umbilical cord
- Failing to correctly use a vacuum for extraction
- Failing to correctly use forceps for extraction
If a baby is deprived of oxygen for any amount of time during the first minutes of his or her life, the consequences can be devastating. Doctors should make every effort to facilitate a safe delivery.
Proving Fault in Your Birth Injury Case
To show that your doctor, nurse, or hospital was responsible, we will need to first research the reasonable standard of care. Next, we will need to explain how your medical staff breached this professional standard. Finally, we will need to establish a certain connection between that breach of care and the onset of cerebral palsy.
We are proud to say that we have a reputation for aggressive and relentless advocacy throughout Texas. With more than 30 years of experience as a firm, we are confident in our abilities. Lead Attorney Michael Maloney is board certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization to work in personal injury law and all of our San Antonio birth injury lawyers have the skill and experience needed to handle your case successfully.
Count on Maloney Law Group, P.L.L.C. for unyielding representation. Contact us at (210) 361-2997.
Birth Injury $7,000,000
Birth injury involving hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy (2020) Contingency Fee: $2,800,000 Reimbursable Expenses: $75,578 Net to Client: $4,124,421
Birth Injury $5,750,000
Involving hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy (2014) Contingency Fee: $1,786,738.72 Reimbursable Expenses: $170,000.00 Net to Client: $3,396,261.28
Head-on Collision $5,000,000
With an 18-wheeler causing serious injury and death (2008) Contingency Fee: $1,799,990.00 Reimbursable Expenses: $150,000.00 Net to Client: $2,581,834,89
Carbon Monoxide Leak $4,290,000
Exposed the crew to harmful gasses (2006) Contingency Fee: $1,716,000.00 Case Expenses: $100,000 Net to Client: $2,474,000.00
Construction Accident Death $3,600,000
Due to dangerous work conditions (2015) Contingency Fee: $1,440,000.00 Case Expenses: $125,000.00 Net to Client: $2,035,000.00
Trucking Accident $3,000,000
Trucking accident resulting in death (2015) Contingency Fees: $1,000,000.00 Case Expenses: $93,455.68 Net to Client $1,906,544.32
Failure To Diagnose $1,820,000
Failure to diagnose ruptured brain aneurysm in the Emergency Department resulting in serious injury (2020) Contingency fee: $712,090.00 Reimbursable expenses: $157.285.61 Net to client: $950,624.39
Back Surgery Resulting in Paralysis $1,600,000
Back surgery resulting in paralysis (2014) Contingency Fee: $640,000.00 Case Expenses: $170,000.00 Net to Client: $790,000.00
Ceiling Collapse $1,450,000
Ceiling collapse at a construction site resulting in injuries (2012) Contingency Fee: $438,476.26 Case Expenses: $26,952.51 Net to Client: $984,571.23
Failure To Diagnose $1,370,000
Failure to diagnose and treat a necrotizing infection resulting in death (2019) Contingency Fee: $548,000.00 Reimbursable expenses: $165,301.67 Net to client: $656,698.33
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