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If you are looking for a lawyer or attorney for a cerebral palsy case or legal claim, please call us right now. We can help get you the settlement that you deserve!Cerebral palsy can result in serious injuries and liability for the parties involved. Cerebral palsy can cause very serious injuries, and it may be necessary to get a lawyer or attorney involved. It may be necessary to file a lawsuit against the person who caused the accident or injuries. If you are have a child that has suffered cerebral palsy through no fault of your own, you may have a legal case or legal claim that can result in a settlement for monetary damages. The law is on your side, but there are time limits that govern how long you have to file a claim, and other restrictions. You need to consult a lawyer or attorney so that they can decide the merits of your legal case.
Does your child suffer from cerebral palsy?
Cerebral palsy can be caused by improper medical care before, during, and after labor and delivery.
Common symptoms can include seizures, depressions or indentations in the head, asymmetrical facial movements, spastic or tight muscles, or a limp arm. Symptoms can also include the inability to sit up, crawl, walk, or meet developmental milestones.
Tragically, many instances of cerebral palsy are preventable.
Your injured child will need a lifetime of expensive medical care. You may be able to recover damages and expenses. The Helios Legal Group can assist you in this traumatic time.
Anyone with a child who suffers from cerebral palsy can benefit from talking to one of our experienced intake specialists.
Call our cerebral palsy hotline for a free, no obligation consultation right now!
Unfortunately, many cases of Cerebral Palsy are the result of improper medical treatment on the part of OBGYN and other medical providers. Children who are diagnosed with cerebral palsy have no end of medical costs and physical challenges in their lifetime. They need special equipment, medicines, educational assistance, and as they age they will also many times require legal and physical guardians. If your child has been diagnosed with this disorder and it is the result of poor treatment on the part of your health provider you do have options within the legal system to provide necessary aid for your son or daughter. Members of the Helios Legal Group have worked with the families of these children to negotiate a satisfactory cerebral palsy settlement on their behalf.
Cerebral Palsy Diagnosis
Doctors will begin to look for symptoms of the condition if the delivery had problems or was manic. In most cases, the diagnosis is made after there are developmental delays. This is because cerebral palsy is a brain injury and not all brain injuries in an infant will remain due to the body's enormous capability to self-heal. When the diagnosis of cerebral palsy is made and a cause has been determined, specifically when that cause is negligence a cerebral palsy lawyer can assist your family in deciding the next steps.
There is Help
Insurance companies would rather settle out of court than go to court, and depending upon your attorney this may be of more benefit than to press a full cerebral palsy lawsuit. However, it is better to have an experienced cerebral palsy attorney that can help you decide if settlement versus trial is of more benefit to your child. Personal injury settlements are rarely as high as an award by jury, but in some cases they are. Hospitals and health care systems do not want to be known as a place where children are injured. The Helios Legal Group can help you decide which course of action is your best option.
The cerebral palsy lawyers in our group offer free consultations by phone and the Helios Group also offers a Click to Chat so that you can connect with an attorney who is specializing in your particular area of personal injury law.
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