Injuries sustained from hospital malpractice not only make existing problems worse, but also cause new ones and, in some cases, result in death. We know you are worried about the future. At Morris, Downing & Sherred, LLP, our compassionate attorneys are there to help.
If you have to go to the hospital for an operation or emergency in Newton, New Jersey, or anywhere in Sussex County, you expect doctors, surgeons and other medical personnel to treat you with the best possible care. When they make the wrong diagnosis or use improper surgical techniques, the consequences for you and your family can be immense.
Pursuing The Maximum Settlement
With 300 years of combined experience, we are able to advocate for you in many different types of hospital and medical malpractice cases. This includes injuries or wrongful deaths stemming from:
- Surgical or postsurgical negligence
- Misread CAT scans or X-rays
- Anesthesiology errors
- Failure to diagnose and treat an emergency condition
- Pharmaceutical mistakes
We also handle devastating cases in which a mother died during labor and delivery due to negligence.
Having The Difficult Conversations
No matter who or what caused your trauma, our lawyers are deeply committed to obtaining the compensation you need to offset financial burdens. We evaluate the full current and future economic impact on you and your family to ensure you receive a fair settlement. Then, we handle the difficult conversations and negotiations with insurance companies. If necessary, we pursue a better outcome in court. Our litigation prowess and ethical representation have earned us the highest rating of AV Preeminent* from Martindale-Hubbell.
Taking The First Step
When you need dedicated legal counsel that goes to battle for your needs, turn to our firm for help. Reach us by phone at 973-786-1451 or 888-404-1896 or via our online contact form.
* AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.