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Law Offices of Michael D Payne
California Medical Malpractice Lawyer

We Hold Doctors And Hospitals Accountable For Medical Malpractice

Most times, if you go to the doctor, emergency room or hospital, you are well taken care of and treated properly. Sometimes, something related to your care, treatment program or diagnosis is overlooked, and you may ultimately be injured due to the medical professional’s oversight or mistake.

If you or a loved one has been the victim of medical malpractice, it is imperative that you consult with a lawyer who knows how to hold medical providers accountable.

Do you suspect malpractice?
Trial lawyer Michael D. Payne has more than 25 years of legal experience handling cases throughout California. Let him analyze your case – at no cost to you – to determine if you have a valid case for medical negligence. Call 1-888-627-5474.

Medical Malpractice Takes Many Forms

A malpractice lawsuit requires lasting harm and identifiable negligence. Examples of medical malpractice include:

  • Emergency room mistakes
  • Surgery and anesthesia errors
  • Failure to diagnose cancer or heart attack
  • Misdiagnosis leading to harmful treatment
  • Birth injuries
  • Medication errors such as the wrong drug or wrong dose

There can oftentimes be multiple at-fault parties. The doctor or medical provider can be the negligent party. Hospitals, parent companies or umbrella organizations can be held responsible for your injuries as well. The key is proving that they deviated from standard procedure, which directly resulted in injury or death.

Compensation In Medical Malpractice Cases

In a California medical negligence injury lawsuit, there are various benefits and means of compensation that may be awarded under California medical malpractice liability law. Each case is unique regarding what damages may be obtained by the victims and their families.

Possible compensation includes the costs of medical intervention, future medical costs such as physical rehabilitation or medication, current and future medical costs), lost wages, future lost earnings, disability or disfigurement, pain and suffering, and diminished quality of life.

Regardless of who or what caused your injuries, working with an experienced medical malpractice attorney will ensure that your rights are protected, all liable parties are identified, and you get the maximum amount of compensation you are entitled to.

Mr. Payne will negotiate with the liable parties’ insurance company on your behalf. If a settlement cannot be reached, he will take your case to trial to ensure that you get the benefits and compensation you are entitled to.

Find Out If You Have A Malpractice Case

Call the Law Offices of Michael D. Payne to discuss your rights and your unique situation. We take all medical negligence cases on a contingency fee basis, meaning that we charge no fee unless we recover on your behalf. Call his office at 1-888-627-5474 or contact us by email.