Medical Malpractice Law
Malpractice Litigation Claims in Missouri
“Do I need a lawyer for my medical malpractice claim?” It is a question we hear time and again. If you or a loved one has been a victim of medical malpractice, here are some things you should know about the medical malpractice lawyers at Brown and Crouppen.
- We know how long you have to sue. In Missouri, an adult medical malpractice victim may have anywhere between 2 and 10 years to file a lawsuit, depending on the circumstances. A child injured before the age of eight, the child may file a claim up until his or her twentieth birthday. Our experienced medical malpractice lawyers will know which statute of limitations applies to your case.
- We know who to sue. It may be a doctor, a hospital, or both. There may be other parties who may have been negligent. Our lawyers will analyze your unique set of facts to see who might be liable for your injuries.
- Expert testimony. In any Missouri medical malpractice case, you must provide the court with a signed statement from a medical expert that supports your claim. If you don’t have an expert’s statement, you cannot pursue your case in court. Our medical malpractice attorneys have a network of qualified physicians at hand who can make the proper evaluations about your case.
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The experienced attorneys at Brown & Crouppen have the resources to handle all aspects of your case. Contact us today for more information and a free consultation.