Baltimore Birth Injury Lawyers

Maryland Medical Malpractice Lawyers fighting to protect your baby’s future

Birth injuries turn what should be an exciting time for a family into a chaotic period of confusion and stress. Instead of bonding with their newborn child or toddler, parents must spend time seeking answers from specialists about what went wrong and how to secure the appropriate care for their child. The fact that this nightmarish experience may have been avoided had a doctor or hospital taken the proper precautions before, during or after the child’s birth only exacerbates a parent’s pain and suffering.

If you know or suspect your baby was injured at birth, come to our law firm for assistance. Our Baltimore medical malpractice attorneys help you investigate whether your child is the victim of a birth injury. If so, we begin the process of filing a malpractice claim against the healthcare provider responsible for your child’s injuries.

Our services

LeViness, Tolzman & Hamilton, P.A. is a prestigious Baltimore personal injury law firm with a passion for representing those who have been injured due to someone else’s negligence. As attorneys with more than 100 years of collective experience, we have the in-depth knowledge needed to handle even the most complex medical malpractice lawsuits relating to birth injuries. We understand the unique nature of birth injury lawsuits and do everything possible to get you the compensation necessary for your child to receive the appropriate medical care in the years to come. Our team works with specialists who can accurately predict the long-term expenses related to lasting birth injuries.

Our lawyers handle birth injury lawsuits involving:

Common causes of birth injuries

Birth injuries can be the result of many different mistakes, complications during deliveries and acts of negligence, including:

  • Breach delivery
  • C-section injuries
  • Exposure to bacteria
  • Failure to detect complications
  • Failure to identify, monitor or act upon signs of fetal distress
  • Failure to identify risk factors
  • Gestational diabetes
  • Improper planning for delivery
  • Improper vacuum extraction
  • Misdiagnosis of pregnancy conditions
  • Misuse of instruments during delivery
  • Perinatal asphyxia
  • Respiratory distress
  • Umbilical cord strangulation
  • Unsuccessful induced labor
  • Untreated seizures after birth
  • Use of excessive force at delivery

Contact the Maryland Medical Malpractice Lawyers at LeViness Tolzman & Hamilton for  a Complimentary Consultation Regarding your Baltimore Birth Injury Lawsuit

LeViness, Tolzman & Hamilton, P.A. is dedicated to protecting your rights if your child suffered a birth injury due to a healthcare provider’s mistake or negligence. Contact our Maryland malpractice lawyers online, come into our office or call us at 800-547-4LAW (4529) to work with a highly qualified team of Maryland medical malpractice lawyers. We keep flexible office hours and are available by phone 24-hours a day for emergencies.