At The Killino Firm we know birth injuries. We have seen the devastating effects a birth injury can have on a family, and we have committed ourselves to advocating on behalf of injured infants and their parents. If your child is diagnosed with a birth injury such as cerebral palsy, Erb’s palsy or facial paralysis, you can seek dedicated and aggressive, yet compassionate and caring representation from a qualified attorney at The Killino Firm.
To learn more, schedule a consultation with an attorney at our firm today.
Experienced Birth Injury Lawyers
Our birth injury lawyers represent families throughout the state of California that are affected by birth injuries. We are equipped with the knowledge, the skills and the resources to stand up to hospitals and their insurance companies in a wide range of birth injury cases, including those involving:
- Cerebral palsy
- Erb’s palsy
- Head or facial injuries due to improper use of forceps
- Fractures of the clavicle or collarbone
- Swelling of the soft tissue in the scalp due to vacuum extraction
- Facial paralysis caused by too much pressure on the face during delivery
- Head and brain injuries
- Shoulder injuries
Birth injuries are caused before, during or shortly after birth. They can be caused by a number of factors, including:
- Failure to detect fetal distress
- Failure to perform an emergency C-section when necessary
- Improper use of equipment such as forceps or vacuum extraction
- Loss of oxygen to the infant
No matter what the cause, discovering that your baby has suffered an injury during birth can be shocking, frightening and devastating, especially if the injury is permanent. At The Killino Firm, we recognize the devastation associated with birth injuries and are committed to helping parents get the answers that they are looking for and to making sure that the responsible parties are held accountable for their actions.
Contact The Killino Firm
If your baby is diagnosed with a birth injury, you should speak with an attorney at The Killino Firm today. Our lawyers represent families in California birth injury claims and can help you seek the compensation you need to make sure your child receives the highest quality treatment and care possible.
To schedule a consultation with an experienced attorney from our firm, please contact us today.