When a child suffers a brain injury during the childbirth process, what ought to be a joyous occasion quickly becomes a traumatic one. Unfortunately, many brain injuries during childbirth occur as a result of medical negligence and can be avoided if the attending physician and other medical personnel follow a professional standard of care.
The Law Offices of Charles N. Rock represents children and families who have been affected by brain injuries caused by negligence during childbirth. To schedule a free consultation with Newburgh brain injury at birth attorney Charles Rock, contact us today. You will not pay a fee unless we help you recover compensation.
Seeking Compensation for Birth Brain Injuries
Brain injury lawyer Charles Rock, who comes from a family of doctors, is dedicated to making sure medical professionals are held accountable for their negligence by paying restitution to birth injury victims. Our birth injury attorney and legal team assists clients with a variety of birth-related brain damage claims, including the following:
- Cerebral palsy
- Erb’s palsy
- Prenatal stroke
- Mental retardation
- Anoxic and hypoxic encephalopathy
Under New York law, a medical malpractice claim for a birth injury suffered by a newborn must be brought while the child is still young. This places the burden squarely on parents to pursue the compensation for children who may be facing lifetime complications as a result of their brain injury.
If your child has suffered a birth injury due to the negligence of an obstetrician, nurse or other medical professional involved with the birth, don’t hesitate to contact our birth injury lawyer for a free consultation with a seasoned medical malpractice lawyer. Serving clients in Newburgh, New Paltz, Kingston, Middletown, New Windsor, and Poughkeepsie, NY.