As a culture, we place a great deal of trust in doctors, nurses and other medical professionals to do the right thing to keep us safe and healthy. That trust is rewarded in the vast majority of our interactions with the medical profession. Unfortunately, some medical mistakes fall below the proper standard of care and result in seriously adverse consequences.
Patients have the right to seek legal representation from a Los Angeles Medical Malpractice Attorney when injured by a careless or negligent provider. Medical malpractice attorneys know the most common medical errors and injuries in these types of cases. They have the skills and knowledge to obtain compensation on your behalf.
With over 35 years of successful personal injury experience, we have become a premier law firm in Los Angeles. We make physicians and the appropriate medical specialists review their medical records and the facts of the case. All violations of the applicable standards of care are properly identified and prosecuted. We ensure all the parties involved are held accountable for their negligence.
Attorney Howard Craig Kornberg is skilled at presenting complex medical evidence in terms that resonate with judges and juries. Our reputation for success is a valuable asset in settlement negotiations. We do not hesitate to take a case to trial when it is in the best interests of our clients. Our goal-oriented approach is always focused on winning.
If you know or believe that a surgical error or a mistake in the prenatal care or delivery of your child has caused substantial harm, trust our expertise. We have a solid command of what must be proven to support a medical malpractice lawsuit in cases involving:
Birth injuries: Parents who are expecting a new child carry the highest hopes and dreams for the future. Unfortunately, negligence in prenatal care or during the delivery of a child can cause severe birth injuries, including cerebral palsy and Erb’s palsy. We are determined to hold medical professionals accountable when negligence harms a precious child. Positive results allow the family to ensure their baby will have the resources needed to maximize his or her recovery and quality of life.
Surgical errors: There are inherent risks in any kind of surgical procedure. However, negligence and the failure to follow the appropriate standard of care resulting in substantial harm are never acceptable. Common surgical mistakes in Los Angeles include operating on the wrong body part, the failure to appropriately respond to surgical complications, anesthesia errors and leaving sponges or surgical instruments in the patient’s body.
Los Angeles medical malpractice attorney Howard Kornberg, is deeply committed to the community, including having a passion for the integrity of the medical profession. He is known for his work on the Board of Directors Committee for Continuous Quality of Care Improvement at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. When medical negligence results in substantial harm, our firm is well-prepared to protecting the rights of clients in Los Angeles and neighboring cities.
Our long-standing law practice is built on ethics and integrity. We do not promote false hope when the facts of a case do not support it. To speak directly with a knowledgeable medical malpractice lawyer in Los Angeles who will help you understand your rights, call today for a free case review.