Portland Nursing Home Abuse Lawyer
Angel Law, P.C. Wants to Recover Your Deserved Compensation
As elderly citizens entrust their physical and mental care to nursing homes staff members, statistics show that many wind up abused by these very caretakers. Elderly abuse is not uncommon but it is devastating. At Angel Law, we want to give the suffering you or a loved one has undergone a voice.
Our firm focuses solely on personal injury because we believe that no victim should go uncompensated. As advocates for the elderly, our goal is to successfully navigate Oregon’s complex legal system so you don’t have to. Backed by over 20 years of experience, our Portland elder law attorney is someone you can fully depend on.
Schedule a free consultation to learn how you can start working with our team as soon as possible.
How Do I Know If the Nursing Home is Responsible?
Nursing home abuse manifests itself in various ways. Physical, sexual, and financial abuse are all common and often go on behind closed doors. When it comes time to pinpoint liability, family members find it difficult to determine if the nursing home is at fault. Certain circumstances, however, make it easy to hold it responsible.
A nursing home may be legally liable if they:
- Failed to properly supervise staff members
- Lacked necessary training programs
- Utilized dangerous physical restraints
- Denied residents’ of their basic rights
- Medically neglected the residents
- Intentionally abused the residents
Your claim should clearly demonstrate the abuse that occurred and why there is reason to believe that the nursing home is at fault. By conducting investigations into your case, our firm can formulate the strongest possible claim on your behalf.
Signs of Nursing Home Abuse
- Bed injuries
- Falls, head injuries
- Malnutrition, rapid weight loss
- Pressure ulcers (bed sores)
- Unclean conditions
- Sudden changes in behavior
Portland Elder Law Attorney: Putting Clients First
If successful with your claim, we may be able to recover monetary compensation for your suffering, medical bills, and cost of care. It is time to hold the responsible parties accountable and we are committed to doing so, no matter how long it may take. Our team at Angel Law, P.C. acts decisively and strategically, each move built on those prior. We don’t believe in utilizing cookie-cutter solutions just to get the job done, so you can have confidence in our representation.
Call us today to schedule your free, no-obligation consultation.
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.