Chicago Birth Injuries Lawyer
Lake County Birth Injury Claims Attorney
The Law Offices of Ross J. Peters, Ltd. is a leader among personal injury firms in the Chicago area. Attorney Ross J. Peters is a top lawyer who passionately fights for the rights of those who cannot speak for themselves. When a baby experiences a permanent or temporary injury during or after birth, they are not able to comprehend the event and pursue justice. Those who care for them can. Mr. Peters will listen to circumstances of your claim and persist until he finds each piece of the puzzle. Once he understands the matter fully, he can begin to craft a strategy to win compensatory damages for the care of your child.
Understanding Birth Injuries and Birth Injury Types
A birth injury involves physical trauma to a newborn at the hands of a medical professional such as a doctor, nurse or health care provider/entity. Such injuries may be pursued in a medical malpractice claim. Some common types of birth injuries include:
- Brain injury
- Spinal cord injury
- Brain damage from lack of oxygen
- Cerebral Palsy
- Erb’s or Klumpke’s Palsy
- Complications from Breech birth or Caesarean section
- Injuries due to shoulder dystocia
- Cystic Fibrosis
Wrongful death claims can also be filed if the mother, infant or fetus dies as a result of the care or treatment received by a medical professional. Child birth should be a time of joy and not pain. Protect the right to qualified medical care for yourself and your children by working with seasoned medical malpractice lawyer, Ross Peters.
Fighting Against Medical Malpractice in Birth Injury Cases
Mr. Peters is an experienced attorney who will look at the situation from several angles and ask many questions to determine the best strategy to use. He will work to prove your case by consulting with medical experts to create a timeline and course of action that lead to the birth injury. He will discover the standard of care of the medical professional or entity to establish a breach of conduct and/or process that led to the injury or death. Mr. Peters is an accomplished orator, able to address juries and judges in a compelling way to increase their understanding of the events surrounding the injury claim.Contact Attorney Ross J. Peters to schedule an appointment concerning your birth injury claim. No fees will be charged unless Mr. Peters recovers money for your claim. He serves clients throughout Lake County, Cook County, McHenry County, DuPage County, Will County, Boone County, and Winnebago County. Appointments are available at locations near you. Please call 312-595-9595, 847-625-1854 or 888-531-7400 today.