Every type of accident and every type of medical negligence has the potential to cause serious debilitating injuries that require medical treatment and time away from work. Understanding the injuries, the pain that victims are feeling and the need for short-term and long-term care is a crucial piece of any personal injury or medical malpractice claim. If you have been harmed in an accident, bring your case to an attorney who has also practiced medicine, even if other lawyers have turned you down.
Lee M. Schwalben, M.D., J.D., of Lake Charles and Baton Rouge, Louisiana, is dedicated to recovering compensation for individuals who have been injured in accidents and by medical negligence. As an attorney who has also practiced medicine, he brings a unique perspective to his work and uses his medical background to build the best possible case for personal injury and medical malpractice claims.
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Lee M. Schwalben, M.D., J.D., practiced medicine for many years prior to his legal practice. He is board-certified physician and has extensive knowledge of the medical issues that arise for accident victims who have been injured in both simple and complex cases.
Learn more about protection for your rights from an attorney who has practiced medicine. Call 337-494-5757 today to arrange your free initial consultation.
Lee M. Schwalben, M.D., J.D., attended Vassar College and SUNY Downstate. He is board-certified in internal medicine and practiced medicine full time until 2001. He has also served as a nursing home director and a long-term acute care director, so he has insight into the common practices of these experiences, as well as the medical issues that accident victims may be facing.
In 2004, Lee M. Schwalben, M.D., J.D., graduated with his law degree and was admitted to practice in New York and inactive in Florida. He is also admitted to practice in Louisiana since 2007.
No injury is easy to handle. Even a broken or fractured bone or a soft tissue injury can have an impact on the ability to work and live normally and pain-free. It is important to have a lawyer who appreciates the severity of your injury and what is necessary for the recovery process.
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