When you seek help from a professional, you trust that he or she will provide you with just that; professional service. Unfortunately that trust can be broken through either negligence or fraud. Our attorneys are here to help you seek compensation for your injuries or losses due to professional misconduct.
Professional negligence may include attorney or legal malpractice and insurance fraud. When you hire a lawyer, you expect to be represented effectively and correctly. If you do not receive professional representation, you may have a lot to lose. Our honest and dependable legal malpractice attorneys at Burge & Burge will help you hold them responsible for their negligence. Contact us now for a free initial consultation.
Medical malpractice occurs when a medical professional's negligent act or an omission breaches an established standard of care, resulting in damage or harm to a patient. Our medical malpractice lawyers at Burge & Burge have represented people who have been victims of medical malpractice. Some of the medical negligence or medical malpractice claims we have been involved with include:
- Birth injuries
- Failure to treat or diagnose
- Emergency room errors
- Delayed diagnosis
- X-ray and diagnostic imaging misreading and misdiagnosis.
- Surgical mistakes or surgical errors
When we take a medical malpractice case, we make sure we are well prepared. Our medical malpractice lawyers are medically savvy, consistently staying current on medical problems and issues. We know the various medical and operative procedures and have considerable experience examining and cross-examining surgeons and doctors.
Nursing Home Abuse & Negligence
Deciding to put a loved one in a nursing home or an assisted living home can be a hard decision to make. You are putting your trust in caregivers to look after your loved one so they will be well cared for and protected from the effects of their deteriorating physical and/or mental conditions. If your loved one fell victim to being physically and/or psychologically harmed by the negligent or intentional acts of his or her caregivers, we can help. Our attorneys are experienced, dedicated and compassionate when helping you seek compensation.
If you or a loved one has suffered a loss or an injury because of the negligent or fraudulent act of a professional, call the law firm of Burge & Burge for a free initial consultation.
Our law firm, located in Birmingham, Alabama, provides FELA and personal injury legal services throughout the Southeastern U.S., including the cities of Birmingham, Montgomery, Tuscaloosa, Huntsville, Dothan, Gadsden, Mobile, Anniston and Decatur. We bring FELA claims in many states, including Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee, South Carolina, North Carolina, Kentucky, Ohio and Florida.