• Medical Malpractice

    Medical malpractice is professional negligence by act or omission by a health care provider.

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  • Birth Injury

    Birth injuries happen due to two primary causes, injuries from trauma and due to lack of oxygen to the brain.

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  • Cerebral Palsy & Birth Asphyxia

    Cerebral palsy is a group of disorders that can involve brain and nervous system functions such as movement, learning, hearing, seeing, and thinking.

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  • Shoulder Dystocia & Erbs Palsy

    Erb’s palsy is a paralysis of the arm caused by injury to the upper group of the arm’s main nerves

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  • Other Injuries & Problems

    Spinal cord injury incurred during delivery results from excessive traction or rotation.

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Mahoney Law – We Are Birth Injury Lawyers

What Is A Birth Injury Claim?

A Birth Injury Claim is a specific type of Medical Malpractice claim. The National Birth Injury Law Firm of Mahoney Law, PLLC focuses its practice on helping families with serious Birth Injury Claims.

Birth Injury Claims can include the following types of injuries and problems with respect to the fetus, baby, or mother. Note that this is only a partial list of the possible types of birth injury claims, there are many others that The National Birth Injury Law Firm of Mahoney Law, PLLC will handle:

  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Birth Asphyxia
  • Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy
  • Anoxic Brain Injury
  • Birth Defects
  • Shoulder Dystocia
  • Erb’s Palsy
  • Klumpke’s Palsy
  • Umbilical Cord Problems
  • Uterine Hemorrhage
  • Twin to twin transfusion syndrome
  • Newborn jaundice
  • Cesarean section injuries
  • Forceps injuries
  • Vacuum extraction injuries
  • Prolapsed umbilical cord
  • Uterine rupture
  • Uterine hyper-stimulation
  • And many others

What Should I Do If I Think I May Have a Birth Injury Lawsuit Case?

First, do not delay, take action now to have your potential claim investigated. There are time limits that state and federal law imposes on medical malpractice claims, including birth injury claims. You need to have a knowledgeable attorney evaluate your potential claim with the assistance of qualified medical experts in the fields of obstetrical care, neonatal care, and pediatrics.

Negligent conduct by a healthcare provider in this context often, tragically, results in very serious, permanent complications for baby, mother, and the family, with the damages running up into the millions of dollars. Here at the National Birth Injury Law Firm of Mahoney Law, PLLC, we work to balance the scales of justice in such cases, by securing families the monetary coverage they are owed. We are caring, understanding, and sensitive to your situation in dealing with the effects of medical negligence on your family.

If you suspect that you may have a birth injury medical malpractice claim, please contact us immediately to discuss your situation. We thoroughly screen every potential new case and often meet personally with you to discuss the facts and allegations. We endeavor to accommodate your busy schedules and will always make time for questions and answers. We offer free consultations with no obligation. We work on a contingency fee basis where payment for our time and effort is a commission percentage paid only out of any successful recovery we gain on your behalf.