Portland Birth Trauma Attorney
Trial Attorney Ready to Fight for You
Birth trauma cases are among the most complex of all medical malpractice cases. You need an experienced attorney to advocate for you and guide you through the legal process. At Angel Law, P.C., our Portland birth trauma lawyer Attorney Patrick Angel is prepared to take on tough cases and not afraid to go to trial to secure the most favorable result possible for each client.
If you or your baby suffered damages due to birth trauma, call (503) 862-8666 to have your case evaluated in a free consultation.
Can You Sue a Hospital for Traumatic Birth?
If the traumatic birth was caused by medical malpractice, negligence, or an otherwise harmful action purposely taken by a medical professional, then you may have grounds for a birth injury lawsuit. These types of cases can be difficult, but an experienced birth trauma lawyer can help guide you through the best course of action.
What Are Some Causes of Birth Trauma?
Birth trauma involves damage to the newborn infant’s organs or tissues caused by mishandling of the delivery. Birth trauma can lead to long term damage and severe injury. Due to the complex nature of these cases, it is important to seek the advice of a qualified birth injury attorney with specific experience handling birth trauma cases.
Some common causes of birth trauma include:
- Delayed and prolonged delivery
- Abnormal birth position
- Obstetric turn
- Mistakes in forceps and vacuum extraction
- Cephalon-pelvic disproportion
- Acceleration and stimulating of birth
Attorney Patrick Angel has more than a decade of experience handling birth trauma cases for our clients in the Portland area. He fights to recover fair compensation for medical bills, ongoing medical care, physical and occupational therapy, and other damages.
Legal Advice at No Cost
There is no risk to getting the legal advice you need. Our Portland birth trauma attorney offers a free initial consultation to give you the opportunity to have your case evaluated, get the legal advice you need, and learn about your legal options. For your convenience, same day appointments and weekend appointments are available. When necessary, Attorney Patrick Angel will travel to you.
Excellent attorney, highly recommend. Very patient, thorough, compassionate, pragmatic and tough. Has encyclopedic knowledge of the law and has an extensive network of experts to call on or refer to as necessary.- Heather A.
A true professional. When I got hit by a car while riding my bike to work, I was left with hefty medical bills and lost wages. Luckily, I was fortunate enough to have Patrick handle my case. He and his team were efficient, caring, and very communicative throughout the entire process. I would happily refer Patrick to friends and family should they need legal services. He really cares about his clients and results.- Avvo User
We were very impressed with Patrick's work because he always communicated with us, kept us informed and involved us in the process. Patrick handled our legal matter with expertise and diligence. We were really very happy with the work he did for us.- Avvo User
Patrick is amazing to work with. He showed he was there on top of things and was very professional. He showed that he was willing to go the lengths needed to help my case succeed. I am very pleased with the results and am very happy to refer him to anyone and everyone. Great person and very compassionate as well as hard-working. He shows his clients that he is there for them. I never felt like I was a back burner or that he was hurrying or rushing my case. Patric stuck it out with me. Patrick is an amazing lawyer.- Avvo User
Patrick Angel is compassionate, caring and always available. I felt very supported when Patrick represented me. I was amazed at how he drove three hours to meet with me. Most would simply have a phone call, but Patrick makes the added effort to connect to better understand me and the situation.- Joe H.
Regardless of the size, scope, or difficulty of your case, our firm is prepared to fight for you.
Our attorney has extensive trial experience and never backs down from a challenge.
Unlike larger firms that rely on paralegals or aides, our attorney will work directly on your case.
Let our experienced attorney provide you with a free one-on-one consultation regarding your case.