About Medical Malpractice and Negligence Lawsuits
Medical Malpractice claims can be extremely complicated and the consequences of malpractice can be serious and even permanent. Recent studies have shown that medical error in hospitals is on the rise. Medical Malpractice or medical negligence is an act committed by a Doctor or other medical employee such as a technician or nurse that leads to the injury or harm of a patient. A variety of mistakes may be considered medical malpractice, including improperly performing a procedure, failure to diagnose a problem, leaving a surgical instrument or foreign body in a patient, or communicating a disease to a patient. If you have been injured by someone in the medical profession and you live in Carrboro, Chapel Hill, Durham, Hillsborough, or any of the surrounding communities, contact the Law Office of Drew Haywood today.
The State of North Carolina has a vast network of specific laws and guidelines for proving medical malpractice and medical negligence lawsuits. Among these are the statute of limitations and requirements for proving your medical malpractice lawsuit or medical negligence lawsuit, including statutes of limitation, statutes of repose and burdens of proof. To prove a medical malpractice claim, you also need a variety of expert testimony and opinion, along with an understanding of the medical knowledge at issue in the claim
The Law Office of Drew Haywood Durham, NC
Proving a medical negligence or medical malpractice lawsuit requires an experienced and knowledgeable attorney. Drew Haywood has been practicing as a personal injury lawyer in Durham for more than ten+ years, and has the knowledge and experience to evaluate these claims. Drew Haywood knows how to negotiate with medical malpractice insurance representatives, and will be your advocate every step of the way, from the initial consultation through settlement or trial.
Drew Haywood personal injury attorney Durham, NC treats each client and case as unique, and will personally work with you to fight for what you deserve. The Law Office of Drew Haywood has experience with expert witnesses and the knowledge of the rules and statutes governing North Carolina medical malpractice lawsuits and medical negligence lawsuits. If you have been injured and have questions about a medical malpractice lawsuit or medical negligence lawsuit and live in Bahama, Durham, Carrboro, Hillsborough, Chapel Hill, or any of the surrounding areas, contact the Law Office of Drew Haywood in Durham, NC today. The initial consultation is free.