Medical Negligence Attorney Serving San Francisco
What is Medical Negligence?
Medical negligence is best described as any failure of a professional in the field of medicine to provide care that is up to current accepted standards. Medical negligence refers to an omission or some form of neglect, as opposed to intentional misconduct. In this way, negligence is different than a purposeful act, and although a doctor may have had no intention of harming a patient, he or she may still be held accountable in accordance with California medical malpractice law.
If you would like to discuss your ability to file a lawsuit against a doctor or hospital in San Francisco for injuries caused by medical negligence, call an attorney at our law offices at 800-670-8142. We accept calls 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and will take the time to talk to you about your case. A San Francisco medical negligence attorney experienced with these cases can help by answering your questions, listening to your concerns and offering you information that is applicable to your unique situation. From there, you can make your own choice about moving forward with a claim.
San Francisco Medical Negligence Lawyer
Handling a medical negligence claim may be difficult. This is often a highly technical field of law, and lawsuits of this kind are likely to be countered by well-funded defense law firms whose sole purpose is to limit their clients' responsibility for patient injuries. In addition to being technical, a medical negligence lawsuit may be expensive to pursue. It takes a thorough investigation and hard work to uncover exactly what a doctor did or forgot to do that caused a patient's injuries, and it is important to be sure that your firm can handle your case.
With more than 35 years of combined attorney experience and the resources to help with your case, our firm can help. Contact a
San Francisco medical negligence lawyer
at Pacific Attorney Group today!