If Your Child Has Cerebral Palsy-HIE, Call Our Attorneys Today
At Elk & Elk Co., Ltd., our birth injury lawyers know the challenges you face because your baby was born with hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy (HIE).
This condition, which is caused by a lack of oxygen to the brain during birth, can result in developmental delays and cerebral palsy. A child born with HIE faces significant medical and emotional challenges, as does the family.
What Is HIE?
HIE is often, although not always, the result of medical mistakes before or during birth. If your child’s condition was caused by doctor, nurse or other medical provider errors, you may be able to obtain compensation for your baby.
At Elk & Elk Co., Ltd., our Kentucky birth injury attorneys have nearly 50 years of experience helping families just like yours obtain compensation for babies born with HIE caused by medical negligence. To learn how we can help you, please call us at 877-ELK-7ELK (877-355-7355) to schedule a free consultation. We are available 24/7 to take your call. You may also use our online form to get started.
You Have Many Questions; Our Lawyers Have Answers
You already know about the grief and anxiety after learning your baby has HIE. Our lawyers can help you get answers to common questions about HIE such as:
- Will my child be able to go to school?
- Will he or she ever be independent?
- How much will the special education, therapy and equipment cost?
- How will I pay for all the extras my child will need?
These are just a few of the many questions and challenges as you and your child face a life of cerebral palsy or developmental delays. Our law firm is here to help you obtain the resources you need to handle these challenges.
Our Law Firm Has The Resources To Build Strong Cases
Our attorneys use our extensive resources to identify the negligent party on the medical team. These resources include a large network of:
- Accident reconstructionists
- Other injury professionals on staff
We work together to help a jury understand not only how the error happened, but also the consequences to your child. Specialized accountants can help calculate the long-term monetary cost of the condition.
Free Consultation To Learn How We Can Help You
Our lawyers know what you’re going through and will do everything we can to help you and your child. Call us at 877-ELK-7ELK (877-355-7355) for your free consultation to learn about your rights and options after your child was born with HIE.
There will be no cost to you unless we obtain results for you and your child. We serve the Lexington area through our Louisville office.