The attorneys at Lipsitz & Ponterio, LLC have the knowledge, experience and resources to fight for children who were injured at birth due to the negligent medical treatment of doctors, hospitals, nurses, or other healthcare providers. Unfortunately, birth injuries are caused by various reasons, and one of these reasons may be the negligence of your healthcare provider.

COMMON BIRTH INJURIES:

  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Facial Paralysis
  • Oxygen Deprivation
  • Cephalohematoma
  • Brachial Plexus
  • Fractured Collarbones
  • Perinatal Asphyxia
  • Caput Succedaneum
  • Hemorrhages
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Infant brain damage
  • Wrongful death
  • More

DO I HAVE A BIRTH INJURY CLAIM?

The first step in evaluating whether your child has a birth injury claim is meeting with you to discuss the specific facts of your situation. The attorneys at Lipsitz & Ponterio, LLC understand that each situation is unique and extremely difficult. We want to listen to your story, learn the specific facts of your situation, and make the legal process as simple as possible for you and your family. Throughout this process, we understand that your top priority is, and should be, the health, treatment and care of your child’s birth injury, not a potential lawsuit. Our job is to make the legal process as easy as possible for you and your family and secure justice for your child.

We will obtain all medical records related to the birth injury and undergo a comprehensive review of these records, along with the facts related to the injury, to determine if your child has a viable birth injury claim.

INVESTIGATING YOUR BIRTH INJURY CLAIM

After completing a comprehensive review of the facts and medical records to determine whether you have a valid birth injury claim, the attorneys at Lipsitz & Ponterio, LLC will begin the pre-litigation phase of your claim. During this time, we will gather all medical records, depose all related doctors and witnesses, consult experts in the field of birth injuries and delve into the intricacies of your claim.

Often, a settlement is reached during this time. However, if a settlement cannot be reached, your claim will continue to trial. The attorneys at Lipsitz & Ponterio, LLC have extensive experience in litigation and trials. If you believe you have a birth injury claim, please contact us today. It would be our honor to help you through the legal process and obtain justice for you and your child.