• 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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The National Birth Injury Law Firm of Mahoney Law, PLLC serves the entire United States. We have a proven track record of success with complex medical malpractice cases. See examples of some of our recent birth injury case victories and successes.

Patrick Mahoney is the founder and team leader of The National Birth Injury Law Firm.

Patrick graduated from the University of Washington with a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science where he was a member of the National Political Honor Society. He obtained his Juris Doctorate from the University of Idaho, College of Law, where he served on the Executive Board of the Idaho Law Review and was its Fall Edition Editor. While at the College of Law, Patrick received several American Jurisprudence Awards for academic excellence.

Patrick has been listed in the Mountain States Super Lawyers magazine’s medical malpractice section. Only an elite few lawyers are so recognized. Patrick is also a lifetime member of the Million Dollar Advocates forum as well as a member of the invitation-only national trial lawyers group, The American Trial Lawyer’s Association.

Patrick began his legal career by working for two trial judges – judges who actually presided over medical malpractice cases in the courtroom. He then went to work for a large firm, handling civil litigation from large-scale defense work to all aspects of plaintiff’s personal injury work and medical malpractice cases. Later, Patrick started is own firm, Mahoney Law, PLLC, which has today grown into the National Birth Injury Law Firm of Mahoney Law, PLLC.

Published Decisions

In October of 2006, the Idaho Supreme Court upheld the District Court in favor of Mr. Mahoney’s client in Marchand v. Jem Sportswear, Inc., 147 P.3d 90 (Idaho 2006), a product liability claim. In 2000, Mr. Mahoney was appointed special deputy attorney general for the State of Idaho for representation of State Insurance Fund in Selkirk Seed Co. v. State Insurance Fund, reported in 135 Idaho 649, 22 P.3d 1028 (2000). He successfully argued to the Idaho Supreme Court on behalf of the State Insurance Fund in this case of alleged insurance bad faith. Most recently, Mr. Mahoney’s client was one of five family members to share in a $6 million medical malpractice jury verdict, upheld by the Idaho Supreme Court in Jones, et al. v. B&B Autotransfusion, et al., 2009 Opinion 16, January 30, 2009.