The birth of your child can change from a joyous occasion to one of worry and confusion when injury occurs during birth. More than a worry though, birth injury often results in a lifetime of struggle for both the baby and the family as medical expenses, special care, home modifications, and other expenses pile on top of potential developmental delays – some of which may be permanent. This is why families struggling with the consequences of birth injury need an experienced medical malpractice attorney on their side.
If your child was injured during birth, please contact Jeffress Law online or by calling our Boulder, Colorado office at (303) 732-6634 to schedule a free and informative consultation.
What is a Birth Injury?
Birth injury can refer to any injury a baby sustains during labor and delivery. Some of the most common types of birth injury include:
- Cerebral palsy
- Erb’s palsy
- Brachial palsy
- Forceps injury
- Brain injury
- Spinal cord injury
Many of these injuries are caused not by unavoidable complications, but by the negligence, carelessness and ineptitude of hospital staff and others involved in the birth of a baby. When the negligent actions of a doctor, nurse, or attending staff member results in injury to your baby, Boulder birth injury lawyer Christopher Jeffress can help you get justice. Attorney Jeffress is prepared to stand by your side every step of the way and to help you secure the compensation you will need to ensure your child is provided with the care he or she will need to live the fullest life possible.
You Need a Birth Injury Attorney
Hospitals and physicians have teams of lawyers and powerful insurance companies working to ensure they are never held accountable for their poor behavior. You need a medical malpractice attorney on your side who understands how these powerful interests protect the guilty – and who is willing to fight tooth and nail to secure your maximum compensation. Attorney Jeffress has over 25 years of experience helping families get justice following birth injury and is prepared to take your case as far as needed to secure every penny you are due.
To schedule a free consultation with our Boulder birth injury attorney, please call (303) 732-6634 today. Attorney Jeffress serves Longmont, Lyons, Broomfield, Westminster, Louisville, and all surrounding Front Range communities.