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How Do I Start a Medical Malpractice Claim?

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To initiate a medical malpractice claim the first step is to determine if there has been a violation of the accepted standard of care, by a healthcare provider. Collect all records and supporting evidence. Next seek advice from a medical malpractice lawyer, such as myself Percy Martinez, Esq. who possesses, in depth knowledge of Floridas medical malpractice laws outlined in Chapter 766. I will provide guidance throughout the procedures, including lawsuit notification, expert consultations and if necessary filing a lawsuit. Having expertise is vital to navigate these processes and advocate for fair compensation and justice that you or your family deserve.

Identifying Medical Negligence

The initial step in a malpractice claim involves proving that a healthcare provider, be it a doctor or another healthcare professional made mistakes or provided below standard care. This requires reviewing records and understanding the patient doctor relationship.

Having a medical malpractice attorney by your side is crucial. As your representative I will navigate the system to ensure that your lawsuit is filed correctly and within the appropriate timeframe.

Consultation with Medical Experts

Expert testimonies play a role, in medical malpractice cases. I collaborate with healthcare professionals and experts to support claims of errors or negligence.

Filing the Claim

To initiate a medical malpractice claim specific legal criteria must be met.

This involves establishing that the medical treatment did not meet the standard of care and directly caused harm. As a lawyer I ensure that your claim is filed accurately adhering to all procedures.

Seeking Just Compensation

In cases of malpractice the objective is to obtain compensation that covers expenses lost income and other costs associated with the injury. I work diligently to secure a settlement that adequately compensates for the harm endured.

Getting Ready, for Court

If the case proceeds to trial I am prepared to present an argument supported by testimonies from experts and a solid understanding of healthcare practices and legal precedents.

Support Throughout the Process

In addition to advocacy I offer support and guidance to injured patients assisting them in navigating both the practical aspects of a malpractice claim. This includes dealing with medical malpractice insurance providers and defense attorneys.

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Successfully filing a medical malpractice claim requires in depth knowledge of both medical fields. With my expertise as an attorney specializing in this area you can confidently navigate this process. From gathering evidence and consulting with medical experts, to engaging in discovery proceedings and advocating in court.


I go beyond my duties, in the courtroom. Offer support to ensure your well being while seeking justice.

Handling Settlements and Trials

Whether its negotiating with insurance companies or presenting arguments in court my primary role is to represent your interests. While most malpractice claims are resolved outside of court I am fully prepared to take your case to trial if necessary using witness testimonies and legal strategies to achieve the outcome.

Efficient Case Management

Managing a medical malpractice case involves working with healthcare providers handling documentation and ensuring timely submissions. As a malpractice lawyer I handle these tasks with attention to detail allowing you to focus on your recovery.

Dealing With Various Types of Malpractice

From misdiagnoses to errors involving the wrong body part I have experience in a wide range of malpractice cases. Each case is unique. Requires an approach that addresses the specific challenges and needs involved.

Seeking Justice and Closure

My ultimate objective is to help you secure the justice and compensation you rightfully deserve. A successful claim not provides relief but also brings a sense of closure and opens up opportunities, for moving forward.

Case Study of Hospital Negligence

During my time, as John Akers attorney in a malpractice case I personally witnessed the devastating effects of hospital negligence. What started as a procedure quickly turned into a life threatening situation due to a series of mistakes. There were delays in diagnosing the issue inconsistencies with medication and insufficient monitoring all leading to an infection that nearly cost John his life.

In addition to serving as Johns advocate in court I took on the role of fighting for his well being. We conducted an investigation by examining medical records interviewing healthcare staff and consulting with respected medical experts. Every instance where protocols were missed or there was deviation from care became evidence in our carefully built case.

Successfully pursuing a medical malpractice claim requires unwavering dedication and meticulous attention to detail. Along the way we faced denials attempts to obscure information and efforts to downplay the hospitals responsibility. However our thorough investigation and compelling testimonies from experts uncovered the reality; Johns suffering was directly caused by hospital negligence.

In the end justice prevailed. Although John continues to deal with the physical aftermath of this ordeal he received a settlement that will provide him with resources for his long term recovery and specialized care for any lasting effects from the infection.

Johns case serves as a reminder of the pitfalls, within our healthcare system.
Patients and their loved ones have the right to expect care and when that trust is broken there are options available. My experience supporting John showcases how important attorneys are, in holding negligent healthcare providers accountable and ensuring compensation for those who have suffered unjustly.

This professional approach provides all the information about the case without relying on storytelling or language. It highlights the lawyers commitment, thorough investigation and ultimate triumph for justice. Please feel free to include details, about legal arguments, expert testimonies or personal obstacles faced during the case to make it even more personalized.

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Contact Information: You can reach me, Percy Martinez – Medical Malpractice Lawyers at 2655 S Le Jeune Rd #504, Coral Gables, FL 33134-5816. You can contact my office at 305-529-0001.

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