Birth Injury Lawyer in Baltimore

Medical Malpractice Lawyers Who Fight for Your Baby’s Future

Birth injuries are devastating to infants, parents, siblings and other family members. At a time when new parents had expected to be bonding with their baby, instead they are confused and anxious about what the future may hold for their family and worrying about how to secure appropriate care for their child. Additionally, many parents are heartbroken to learn that if doctors and hospitals take proper precautions before, during and after a child’s birth, many birth injuries can be prevented.

Baltimore Birth Injury Lawyers Report on the Most Common Types of Birth InjuriesIf your baby will suffer long term effects due to an injury at birth, LeViness, Tolzman & Hamilton may be able to help you secure your child’s future. An experienced birth injury lawyer in Baltimore can thoroughly investigate your child’s birth injury to determine who may be liable for causing the injury. We will then discuss all options with you to determine the best course of legal action for you and your family. You may have grounds to file a medical malpractice claim against the healthcare provider responsible for your child’s injuries and recover compensation for medical expenses, long term care and other damages.

Our Medical Malpractice and Birth Injury Services

LeViness, Tolzman & Hamilton, P.A. is a prestigious Baltimore personal injury law firm with a passion for representing people who have been injured due to someone else’s negligence. Our attorneys have more than 100 years of collective experience, and we have the in-depth knowledge necessary to handle even the most complex medical malpractice lawsuits relating to birth injuries. We understand the unique nature of birth injury lawsuits and will do everything possible to get you the compensation you need to ensure your child will 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

Baltimore Medical Malpractice Lawyers at LeViness Tolzman & Hamilton Get Compensation for Birth Injury Victims and Their Families

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 an experienced birth injury lawyer in Baltimore online, come into our office or call 800-547-4LAW (4529) to schedule a free consultation with a highly qualified team of Maryland malpractice lawyers. We keep flexible office hours and are available by phone 24 hours a day for emergencies.

Our offices are conveniently located in Baltimore, Columbia, Glen Burnie and Towson, and we represent birth injury victims and their families throughout Maryland, including those in Anne Arundel County, Carroll County, Harford County, Howard County, Montgomery County, Prince George’s County, Queen Anne’s County, Maryland’s Western Counties, Southern Maryland and the Eastern Shore, as well as the communities of Catonsville, Essex, Halethorpe, Middle River, Rosedale, Gwynn Oak, Brooklandville, Dundalk, Pikesville, Parkville, Nottingham, Windsor Mill, Lutherville, Timonium, Sparrows Point, Ridgewood and Elkridge.

LeViness, Tolzman & Hamilton, P.A. may associate with other attorneys to serve as lead counsel in malpractice cases, at no additional cost to our clients.