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March 29, 2022

How to Choose a Birth Injury Lawyer

The emotional pain experienced by families after a child’s birth injury can feel overwhelming. When a child is facing a lifetime of physical and cognitive challenges, many families do not know where to turn for help and guidance during one of the most difficult times of their lives.

If your child was harmed by a medical professional, you may be entitled to compensation. An experienced attorney can stand up for the rights of your child and handle every aspect of your legal claim so you can focus on the immediate needs of your family.

The Providence birth injury lawyers at Mandell, Boisclair & Mandell, Ltd. have helped families in Rhode Island for more than 45 years. We have the knowledge, skill, and resources necessary to successfully handle even the most complex birth injury cases.

When looking for a birth injury lawyer you can trust to protect your rights and best interests, consider the following qualities:

1. Knowledge and Experience

Birth injury cases are often much more complex than typical personal injury claims. They require the extensive medical knowledge of an attorney with experience in these difficult cases. 

The birth injury lawyers at Mandell, Boisclair & Mandell, Ltd. have substantial knowledge related to a wide range of birth injury cases, including:

Our attorneys know how birth injuries can impact babies and their families in both the short and long term. We know how to build an effective case on your behalf and seek the maximum compensation to which you may be entitled under the law.

Our team works closely with medical experts to determine who may be responsible for a child’s injuries and the extent of damages in the claim. Our meticulous approach to every case has helped many families across Rhode Island move forward after a serious birth injury.

2. A Proven History of Success

If your child suffered a serious injury at the hands of a negligent medical professional, you need a law firm on your side you can trust to successfully pursue the justice and compensation you deserve.

Mandell, Boisclair & Mandell, Ltd has achieved exceptional results in a variety of medical malpractice claims, including birth injury cases. A number of prestigious organizations, including Super Lawyers and Best Lawyers, have recognized some of our attorneys as among the best personal injury lawyers in Rhode Island and in the country. We are passionate about helping our clients achieve justice and it shows in our history of success.

3. Accessibility

A potential attorney’s level of accessibility should be top of mind when searching for a birth injury lawyer in Providence. When you have questions or concerns about your case, you need prompt responses from your attorney. You should never be left in the dark about your case.

At Mandell, Boisclair & Mandell, Ltd., we know how important it is for our clients to understand what is happening at every stage of the legal process. We are committed to keeping our clients informed about pertinent developments in their cases and we make a point to answer questions thoroughly and promptly.

4. Honesty and Integrity

A serious birth injury can significantly alter your child’s future. For you, this isn’t just a personal injury case; it’s your life. You need honest legal representation you can trust. 

At Mandell, Boisclair & Mandell, Ltd, honesty is a cornerstone of our firm’s mission. We are committed to providing honest, straightforward counsel. We do not lead our clients on with false hope or vague expectations. We fight on behalf of our clients as though they were members of our own families. When you choose our firm, you can expect the highest levels of respect, integrity, and honesty.

5. Questions to Ask

When talking to a birth injury lawyer for the first time, consider asking questions such as:

  • Have you ever tried a birth injury case?
  • How much experience do you have with birth injury cases?
  • What are your fees?
  • What is my case worth?
  • How long will it take to resolve my claim?
  • Who will handle my case?
  • Will my case go to trial?
  • What is your success rate at trial?
  • How many large verdicts have you won?

Contact a Birth Injury Lawyer in Providence for Free

Proving negligence in a birth injury case can be very difficult. You need the assistance of a reputable law firm with a proven understanding of both medicine and law.

Mandell, Boisclair & Mandell, Ltd. has built a reputation for excellence in a range of birth injury cases. We have achieved many million-dollar and multi-million-dollar verdicts and settlements on behalf of our clients. 

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If your child was the victim of medical negligence, contact the experienced birth injury lawyers at Mandell, Boisclair & Mandell, Ltd. today online or at (401) 273-8330 for a free consultation. We serve clients throughout Providence and across Rhode Island.