Medical Malpractice Lawyer | Serving Woodcliff Lake, NJ
Providing Representation to Those Suffering From Personal Injury Accidents. Barry and Michael Epstein are Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as Civil Trial Attorneys.
Medical Malpractice Lawyer
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If you have suffered injuries due to a nurse's failure to competently perform his or her duties as required by law, you should consider filing a nurse malpractice lawsuit. A skilled Woodcliff Lake nurse malpractice attorney can help you recover damages for your injuries, as well as help determine whether the nurse is liable for malpractice.
Did you know that there are several ways a nurse can be liable for nurse malpractice? A common situation that warrants a nurse malpractice lawsuit is when the nurse improperly administers medication to his or her patient. This usually occurs when the nurse doesn't properly follow the doctor's orders. Other common nurse malpractice situations include injuring the patient, failing to supervise the patient, and failing to alert a doctor about essential medical concerns.
No matter what your legal issue may be, it is always best to seek legal help early in the process. An attorney can help secure what is likely to be the best possible outcome for your situation and avoid both unnecessary complications or errors.
A reputable attorney will be very upfront about how he/she will charge you. The three most common fee structures that attorneys use to charge for their services are:
Depending on your specific legal situation, it's possible that only one type of fee structure is available. For instance, criminal defense attorneys almost always bill by the hour. In a flat fee arrangement, an attorney accepts a one-time payment to help you resolve your issue. With a contingent fee agreement, the client pays little to nothing upfront and the attorney receives a percentage of the money recovered if you win your case.
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