Top Paradise Valley, AZ Medical Malpractice Lawyers Near You

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    Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith, LLP

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

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    Clark Hill PLC

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

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    Sandweg & Ager, P.C.

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

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    Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, P.C.

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

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    Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

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    Fennemore Craig, P.C.

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

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    Dickinson Wright PLLC

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    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

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    Manning & Kass, Ellrod, Ramirez, Trester LLP

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

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    Jackson Lewis P.C.

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

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    Catalyst Legal Group

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

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    Slack Mendez Law Firm

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

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    The Goldwater Law Firm

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

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    Littler Mendelson, P.C.

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    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

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    Tiffany & Bosco P.A.

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

  • Degnan Law Group

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

  • The Leonard Law Firm, PLLC

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

  • Spencer Fane LLP

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

  • Foran Glennon Palandech Ponzi & Rudloff

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

  • Litchfield Cavo LLP

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

  • The McBride Law Firm, PC

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

  • Cohen Law

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

  • Lebovitz Law Group

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

  • Matt Palmer Law Firm, PLC

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

  • Poulton & Noroian, PLLC

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

  • Jones Walker LLP

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    Medical Malpractice Lawyers | Serving Paradise Valley, AZ

Paradise Valley Medical Malpractice Information

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Do You Have a Medical Malpractice Case?

Hospitas, doctors, and other medical staff are supposed to help patients, not injure them. Unfortuantely, when something a healthcare professional does or does not do causes a patient to be injured, he or she likely has committed medical malpractice and you may have a case.

Common Medical Malpractice Cases

Medical malpractice cases come in many forms. Some common types of medical malpractice cases include failure to diagnose medical conditions or misdiagnosis, surgical errors, anesthesia negligence, birth injuries and hospital negligence.

If you or a loved one was injured due to the fault of a medical professional, now is the time to act. Not only could you be entitled to compensation, but you could also hold the care providers responsible for their negligence. Speaking with an experienced Paradise Valley medical malpractice attorney can help you determine if you have a case by reviewing your medical records and, if needed, he or she will hire a medical expert to get the additional evidence needed to evaluate your claim.

What qualifies as medical malpractice?

A doctor, nurse, or any other health care worker’s job is extremely stressful, and mistakes do happen. This makes medical malpractice hard to prove. You will need to prove that the liable party’s standard of care they provided was outside the bounds of reasonable care, and that poor care led to your injuries. Successful medical malpractice cases often rely on the testimony of other expert doctors to prove that malpractice occurred.

How much is the average medical malpractice settlement?

The average medical malpractice settlement is someone in the range of $300,000-$400,000, but it’s important to remember that every case is unique. The extent of your injuries and financial losses and whether your lawyer can build a compelling case will have a large effect on the amount of compensation that you might receive.

When should I get a lawyer for medical malpractice?

If you suspect that you or a loved one was the victim of medical malpractice, you should consult with an attorney as soon as possible. Even if the hospital is offering you a quick settlement, you should have your own attorney review it to make sure you are not giving away any rights. An attorney could also determine whether you have a case for more compensation.

How an Attorney Can Help

An attorney can often resolve your particular legal issue faster and better than trying to do it alone. A lawyer can help you navigate the legal system, while avoiding costly mistakes or procedural errors. You should seek out an attorney whose practice focuses on the area of law most relevant to your issue.

Top Questions to Ask a Lawyer

  • What is the usual process to resolve my case? How long will it take to resolve this?
  • What are likely outcomes of a case like mine? What should I expect?

An experienced lawyer should be able to communicate a basic “road map” on how to proceed. The lawyer should be able to walk you through the anticipated process, key considerations, and potential pitfalls to avoid. Once you’ve laid out the facts of your situation to the lawyer, he/she should be able to frame expectations and likely scenarios to help you understand your legal issue.

Tips on Hiring an Experienced Lawyer with Medical Malpractice Cases

The more experienced a lawyer is in legal practice, the more likely he/she will be able to bring about a successful resolution to your issue. Since experience matters, lawyers who’ve been practicing law for many years (with a successful track record) tend to be in high demand. You should look for information about a lawyer’s experience and ask questions during the initial meeting. It’s a very good idea to ask the lawyer how many years he/she has been practicing law and the expected outcome of your case.

Common legal terms explained

Pro se – This Latin term refers to representing yourself in court instead of hiring professional legal counsel. Pro se representation can occur in either criminal or civil cases.

Statute – Refers to a law created by a legislative body. For example, the laws enacted by Congress are statutes.

Subject matter jurisdiction – Requirement that a particular court have authority to hear the claim based on the specific type of issue brought to the court. For example, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court only has subject matter jurisdiction over bankruptcy filings, therefore it does not have the authority to render binding judgment over other types of cases, such as divorce.

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