Birth Injury Lawyer Firm of Stroebel & Johnson

Families can feel devastated when their baby is born with a preventable injury, defect, or other disability due to medical malpractice may seek compensation with the help of a birth injury lawyer.  Stroebel & Johnson, with more than 40 years combined litigation experience in West Virginia, is here to review & help your medical concerns. We will work with you to determine if you and your baby received the right standard of care.

Typical examples a Birth Injurt Lawyer can help with include:

  • Birth defects that are not identified through testing
  • Failure to diagnose an illness that could damage the fetus
  • Brain injuries caused by oxygen deprivation
  • Umbilical cord entanglement
  • Injuries caused by delayed cesarean section
  • Cerebral palsy due to birth trauma
  • Erb’s palsy due to improper use of forceps
  • Paralysis

Birth related injuries may be preventable and can be caused by common error in the delivery room. Some of the most common errors are: hospital neglect, improper use of delivery instruments or epidural/anesthesia, attempts to force or delay labor or delivery, failure to check vital signs, and more.

The attorneys at Stroebel & Johnson will evaluate your claim for free, and help you through the legal process to hold a medical professional, hospital, or clinic responsible for their negligence. We can pursue full and fair compensation to help you recover past and future medical costs as well as damages for pain and suffering.