Maine Birth Injury Attorneys
Find Experienced Maine Birth Injury Attorneys Near You
Birth injuries are always difficult. Sometimes they surprise parents with symptoms years after their child is born. Other times, birth injuries are obvious right away and interfere with one of the happiest moments for a family. After a child is diagnosed with a condition caused before, during, or just after their birth, families deserve answers instead of excuses.
Our network of Maine birth injury lawyers has handled cases involving:
- Brachial Plexus Injuries
- C-Section Injuries
- Cerebral Palsy
- Erb's Palsy
- Fetal Distress
- Head Cooling
- Hypoxic-ischemic Encephalopathy
- Infant Brain Damage
- Injuries to Mothers
- Shoulder Dystocia
- Vacuum & Forceps Injuries
- Infant Wrongful Death
These injuries are more than just emotionally and physically difficult—the medical care they require places undue financial strain on families. A birth injury attorney will fight to hold those responsible for your child’s injury accountable for providing compensation for their past, present, and future medical care.
Find a Maine Birth Injury Attorney Today By Calling (844) 243-9993
Birth injuries happen to about 6 to 8 out of every 1,000 babies in the United States. Medical staffs should be trained to recognize the signs that a birth injury is possible and then act to prevent it. Your child’s injury was likely caused by the inaction of a medical worker, staff, or failure by a hospital to provide adequate training to employees. Birth Injury Guide is ready to connect you to a lawyer who will fight for answers.
Birth Injury Guide exists to help families find an attorney who will fight for them. Your child’s quality of life depends on the quality of their legal representation. Birth Injury Guide helps match families with birth injury attorneys with the experience needed to produce results. Importantly, we want you to know that the best legal help is affordable. Birth injury attorneys know that their clients are facing difficult times, so they do not collect any fees unless they win a case. This method of payment gives families the ability to hire the best legal help regardless of their financial situation.
Call Birth Injury Guide today at (844) 243-9993 to speak with a member of our team. We are ready to help you find the best Maine birth injury lawyer for your case today.
When a baby is disproportionately large relative to the due date or the size of the mother.
Babies born prior to 37 Weeks are at a heightened risk of birth injury and often have complicated medical problems.
Cephalopelvic Disproportion (CPD)
Size and/or shape of mother's pelvis was not adequate for baby to be born vaginally.
Occurs when a baby is deprived of oxygen to it's brain, before, during or after delivery. This can lead to a variety of severe brain injuries.
Labors lasting longer than 20+ hours can cause HIE, cerebral palsy, infection, sepsis, meningitis and many other issues to the baby.
Abnormal Birth Position
Babies born face first, feet first or buttocks first are at risk as the baby could become stuck in the birth canal.