Birth Injuries

Birth Injury Lawyer

There is no way to adequately compensate a family for a medical mistake that causes a birth injury. Birth injuries can rob a child of a normal, healthy life, and rob parents of many of the everyday joys of parenthood.

If medical malpractice injured your child, please contact a birth injury attorney at Ripplinger & Zimmer, L.L.C. today to discuss your case. We have the skills, resources, and experience required to get results for you. Our goal is to recover the maximum possible amount of financial compensation for the injury and loss your child and family have suffered.

At Ripplinger & Zimmer, L.L.C., our birth injury attorneys believe those who caused a birth defect or other birth injury should take responsibility for their actions. We recover financial compensation for families with children who have sustained birth injuries including:

  • Erbs Palsy
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Shoulder Dystocia
  • Brain injury
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Fractures
  • Injuries from forceps
  • Epilepsy
  • Autism
  • Mental retardation

A birth injury can be caused by:

  • Failure to monitor the baby during labor and delivery
  • Delay in performing a Cesarean section
  • Lack of oxygen to the brain
  • Failure to monitor the mother's condition
  • Failure to adhere to standards of care
  • Medical negligence

If your child was injured during or after birth because of a medical error, please contact a birth injury attorney at Ripplinger & Zimmer, L.L.C. for a free initial consultation and case evaluation.