Pittsburgh Medical Malpractice Attorneys
Serving Western Pennsylvania For Over 40 Years
When a person suffers a serious injury due to medical malpractice, negligence or a mistake made by a doctor or other trusted medical professional, they have many questions. What happened and why? Could this injury have been prevented? Who is at fault? How will I pay for medical bills associated with this injury?
The Pittsburgh medical malpractice attorneys of Meyers Evans Lupetin & Unatin are dedicated to helping people answer these questions. We have been serving Western Pennsylvania for over 40 years.
What Constitutes Medical Malpractice?
If you or a loved one have been seriously injured during a medical procedure, and that injury was unexpected, or is unexplainable, you should contact a medical malpractice attorney to help you understand your claim, your options, and your rights.
Medical Malpractice Cases May Include:
Common Injuries Due To Medical Malpractice Or Negligence
We have handled many different types of medical malpractice cases. The articles below provide details on just some of the issues we have seen in over 40 years of helping victims in cases of medical malpractice or negligence.
Cost of Filing a Medical Malpractice Claim
Our legal consultations are always free unless we recover money for you. During the course of our investigation into your medical malpractice claim, we advance any costs that we deem necessary in the proper handling of your case. If we do not recover money for you, you do not have to return any of the costs incurred associated with your case. This is called the Contingent Fee. Learn more about how the Contingent Fee works.
Settlements & Awards
In many medical malpractice cases a settlement is reached without trial. In order to determine and agree upon the amount of a settlement, the following factors are considered:
Time Limits on Filing Medical Malpractice Claims
The law limits the amount of time you have in which to file a medical malpractice case in Pennsylvania.