It has been estimated that as many as one million people suffer injuries – and countless thousands die – because of errors made by doctors, nurses, technicians and other health care staff in the United States each year.
In some of these cases, medical malpractice can also lead to successful litigation for patients who became victims. Kline & Specter, PC, with some 30 attorneys, several of whom are also highly regarded doctors, has won major settlements and awards in many Pennsylvania medical malpractice lawsuits.
If you believe that you or a loved suffered serious injury or death as the result of medical malpractice, you may want to contact a medical malpractice lawyer for a free evaluation of your case.
Among Kline & Specter’s major cases were those that involved a broad range of medical errors, including failure to timely diagnose disease (see The Welteroth Case), inattention to patients (Caruso, Ebel, Gallagher) and birth injuries/cerebral palsy due to negligence (The $100 million Vlasny Case). See all news articles
In addition to medical errors, more and more instances are being uncovered of patients contracting infections while being hospitalized. (Learn more about hospital infections.) And an average of more than one person every day in the United States dies from a medication error.
Kline & Specter is uniquely qualified to handle even the most complex of medical malpractice cases, with supremely skilled attorneys and its team of doctor-attorneys. (See The Doctor/Lawyer Team). The firm has won a long list of large settlements and verdicts in medical malpractice cases, including eight verdicts of $20 million or more. (See Major Victories.)
The firm is based in Philadelphia and handles cases in Pennsylvania as well as in surrounding states and nationwide. For a free evaluation of your case, please click here to contact a Pennsylvania medical malpractice lawyer. Or contact the office listed below.
News Articles about some of Kline & Specter's major medical malpractice cases.
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