Death During Childbirth
Birth Injury Attorneys Serving Los Angeles, CA
There are potential complications that may arise in any pregnancy or during labor and delivery, and it is the responsibility of the attending obstetrician or OB/GYN to accurately diagnose these situations and provide necessary treatment in order to help mother and baby avoid injury. Unfortunately, doctors do not always provide the level of care their patients need and deserve. In the presence of labor or delivery negligence, the mother and baby may be at risk of death during childbirth.
Bringing a baby into the world is meant to be a happy occasion, but in the presence of serious complications or medical malpractice a family's dream of a happy future can turn into a nightmare. At Pacific Attorney Group, we understand that this is a devastating situation to deal with. We want to provide you with the legal counsel you need in order to bring a lawsuit against the doctor or hospital responsible for your loss - and we will fight to help you seek justice.
For a free consultation, contact a Los Angeles birth injury attorney at our offices today.
Fatal Birth Injuries
There are several different medical conditions or acts of negligence that may lead to death during childbirth. Our attorneys handle all of these, including those involving shoulder dystocia, uterine rupture, premature delivery, infant brain damage, severe birth trauma, and more. Incorrect estimation of a due date or a seriously delayed or improperly performed cesarean section may lead to fatal injuries, as may improper use of forceps or vacuum extraction in an assisted delivery.
Los Angeles Wrongful Death Lawyer
To determine your rights and options in filing suit against the doctor, nurse, or other party who caused your loss, contact a Los Angeles wrongful death lawyer at Pacific Attorney Group for your free case review.