Cerebral Palsy

If your child has been injured, you need a skilled cerebral palsy lawyer who has a proven record of success and an outstanding reputation for excellence. With experienced cerebral palsy lawyers in Philadelphia and Harrisburg, PA, Navitsky, Olson & Wisneski LLP serves clients throughout Pennsylvania.

Our attorneys have a strong reputation for excellence. We have been recognized by organizations such as Best Lawyers in America, Super Lawyers, and the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. U.S. News and World Report recognized our firm as one of the Best Law Firms in the Personal Injury category, and NOW Law medical malpractice Attorney Neil. J. Rovner was named the Best Lawyers 2014-2015 Medical Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs "Lawyer of the Year" in Harrisburg. Our experienced cerebral palsy lawyers have repeatedly secured million dollar and multimillion-dollar verdicts and settlements for their clients.

Cerebral palsy is a devastating condition that affects the brain and central nervous system of an infant or a child. It is often attributed to complications such as oxygen deprivation, or it may be attributed to head trauma or brain damage occurring before, during, or shortly after delivery. The special needs of a child diagnosed with cerebral palsy can affect the whole family and can impose physical, emotional, and financial hardships. The condition is associated with a lifetime of expensive therapies and costly interventions.

Our skilled team of cerebral palsy attorneys will fight to obtain every dollar needed to take care of your child after a diagnosis of cerebral palsy caused by a birth injury. We have repeatedly secured million dollar and multimillion-dollar verdicts and settlements for our clients. If your child has received this diagnosis, you have the right to know whether or not it was preventable. A cerebral palsy attorney at Navitsky, Olson & Wisneski LLP will help you get the answers you deserve. We have helped many families through the trauma of infant brain damage, and have a record of success with cerebral palsy lawsuits.
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Medical Mistakes Leading to Cerebral Palsy:

There are many aspects to cerebral palsy law; one consideration is whether an error led to the condition. Medical mistakes leading to cerebral palsy include:

  • Failure to recognize fetal distress
  • Failing to diagnose high blood pressure or toxemia
  • Failure to perform a cesarean section in the presence of fetal distress
  • Improper use of forceps or excessive use of vacuum extraction
  • Failing to detect a prolapsed cord
  • Delaying delivery
  • Failing to recognize and treat infant seizures
  • Failing to diagnose and treat jaundice or meningitis

If your child has been injured, take advantage of our team’s experience and reputation when choosing your cerebral palsy lawyer. Philadelphia , Harrisburg and Pennsylvania residents can contact Navitsky, Olson & Wisneski LLP at 888-699-7097 for a free consultation. There is never an attorney’s fee unless we recover compensation for you.