Erb's PalsyHas your newborn suffered nerve damage or injury to his or her shoulder because of carelessness or negligence by a medical professional during delivery? Doe the child have one arm that’s clearly not developing at the same rate as the other limb? There’s a good chance your child suffers from Erb’s or Duchenne palsy, a condition caused by damage to nerves during delivery…and it’s also likely that the injuries could have been avoided through the exercise of reasonable care.
If your child suffers from Erb’s palsy, the law office of Oresky & Associates, pllc. can help. We have protected the rights of injured people in New York for more than a quarter of a century, securing over $250 million for victims of personal injury across Long Island and the metropolitan New York City area. For a free initial consultation, contact our office online or call us (718) 993-9999.
Our attorneys understand the medical failures that can cause Erb’s palsy, including
- Excessive pulling on an infant’s shoulders during a head-first delivery
- Applying excessive pressure on the child’s raised arms during a breech, or feet-first, delivery
- Failing to deliver through caesarean section
- The negligent use of forceps or suction during delivery
We understand that cases involving medical negligence can be complex, so we’ll work closely with expert witnesses, when appropriate, to prepare and present clear and compelling evidence to support your claims. We’ll carefully construct your case, looking at all the potential financial implications of raising a child with Erb’s palsy. Our attorneys will use their considerable skill, knowledge, experience and resources to help you get full and fair compensation for all your losses.Contact the Law Office of Oresky & Associates, pllc
Contact us today or call (718) 993-9999 to get our team working on your case. We are available to take your call 24 hours a day, seven days a week. We handle all Erb’s palsy claims on a contingency basis. You won’t pay any attorney fees unless we get compensation through a settlement or verdict.
At the law offices of Oresky & Associates, pllc., we aggressively represent individuals who have suffered injuries in and around the state of New York, including New York City, the Bronx, Queens, Manhattan, Brooklyn (Kings County), Staten Island (Richmond County), Westchester, Long Island, Suffolk County, and Nassau County.