Understanding the Intersection of Medicine and Law

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Medical Malpractice Lawyer in Portland, Oregon

Have you suffered injury, diminished health, or a loved one’s wrongful death, as a result of an act or failure to act by a doctor, nurse, dentist, plastic surgeon, anesthesiologist, physical therapist, mental health professional, or other licensed medical provider?  If you believe the answer is yes, contact me to determine whether you should pursue a medical malpractice claim.  As an experienced medical malpractice lawyer in Portland, I am committed to helping you to obtain the best possible outcome.

Medical Malpractice Lawyer in Portland, Oregon

I am prepared to represent you as your lawyer for medical malpractice cases, including those that caused:

  • Elongated suffering/disease through insufficient or omitted care
  • Nerve or muscle damage
  • Brain damage
  • Severe reactions to prescriptions
  • Infection
  • Disfigurement
  • Lost limb
  • Wrongful death

It is important to act quickly if you believe you have a medical malpractice claim, because Oregon law limits the time period for when such a claim may be filed. Generally, the filing must be within two years of discovering an injury or when that injury reasonably should have been discovered, and not later than five years from the date of the medical treatment or omission.

Get experienced legal help to navigate the complexities of your medical malpractice claim.

Medical malpractice is one of the most complex types of claims.  It requires an understanding of medicine and the law.  Medical malpractice claims require, among other things, proof of the appropriate medical standard of care, the existence of a provider-patient relationship, and a connection between substandard care and patient harm.  Thus, understanding of medical protocols and procedures, in addition to legal requirements and standards, is essential.  Most malpractice cases require expert witnesses to explain the medical issues, and experienced attorneys can help determine the best expert witnesses for a specific case.

A medical malpractice claim can be important to helping you recover from your injury and put you in a place that you deserve.  You can pursue compensation for further medical expenses, lost income, future care, emotional distress, and pain and suffering.

You will be fighting for your claim against the medical provider and their insurance and legal teams.  As a medical malpractice attorney, I understand the complexities of these cases and am not afraid to negotiate with and fight against the providers, insurance companies, and opposing legal teams.

Comprehensive Understanding

Years of litigation and negotiation experience have given me the skills necessary to understand the legal-medical intersection of malpractice claims.  I will diligently research your medical issue so that I can confidently and zealously fight for your claim.  I will help you understand the potential stages of your claim, from negotiations, to arbitration, to litigation.  And I will fight to get you the best possible results for your case.  Set up a free consultation with me, Portland’s medical malpractice lawyer, to evaluate your claim and its potential.

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My goal is to maximize your compensation. This can include expenses for medical treatment, rehabilitation, pain and suffering, lost wages, and more. No matter how complex your injuries and claim, I am prepared to fight for you.

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