A Medical Malpractice Attorney Can Seek Just Compensation
Medical professionals accomplish amazing things, but they also make mistakes. Unfortunately, mistakes in the medical field can be life-changing or even life-ending. If you or someone in your family has suffered as a result of a medical error that could have been prevented, you may be able to recover compensation.
Medical malpractice lawsuits are among the most difficult to prove, however. They require the guidance of an experienced medical malpractice attorney who knows how to build a strong case and has access to highly regarded medical professionals nationwide who can testify on your behalf if necessary.
According to the U.S. Department of Justice, only about one-fourth of plaintiffs in medical malpractice trials receive a favorable verdict. It is vital to work with an attorney who understands how to build winning cases that can withstand intense scrutiny.
At Voorhees Law Firm in Santa Fe, New Mexico, attorney Scott F. Voorhees has represented injured parties in medical malpractice and personal injury lawsuits since 1987. We can assist individuals in a wide variety of malpractice cases, including:
- Birth injuries
- Surgical errors
- Medication errors
- Anesthesiologist errors
- Misdiagnosis or failure to diagnose
- Prescription drug errors
We Are Always Prepared To Go To Court
We put our cases through intensive scrutiny to ensure that they can withstand the extensive review they will receive from the plaintiff's lawyers. A large percentage of malpractice cases are resolved without the need to litigate. However, we prepare every case as if it will go to trial, which allows us to negotiate from a position of strength.
All of our medical malpractice cases are taken on a contingency fee basis, which means you only pay attorney's fees if we successfully obtain a recovery for you.
It is important to investigate a medical malpractice case as soon as possible following the incident in order to gather as many facts as possible and meet the statute of limitation that applies in these cases.
Contact us to schedule a free, no-obligation consultation with an experienced and accomplished Santa Fe medical malpractice attorney. We can review the facts of your case and recommend the best steps to take.
“This is the best injury attorney in Santa Fe and one of the top in the State.” Lori E. - client