Contacting an Attorney When Your Child Has Been Injured
When the unimaginable occurs
A severe injury to your child makes the unimaginable real. When your child is severely injured, or the unthinkable happens and they pass away, a family goes through an intensely emotional time.
A family that’s mourning and processing this kind of loss can’t rightly focus on other things.
Seeking just compensation is one of the most crucial issues that goes unattended at such times.
Why compensation is important
Children can be severely injured or killed in ways that are different than adults. Often, these situations come up during childbirth, especially Cesarean sections. They’re at a greater risk from things like furniture falls, swimming pools, dog attacks, defective toys, and children’s products.
All of these scenarios imply that another party is at fault or negligent. Seeking compensation can never make you truly whole. Still, it can also serve to help other families who may, unfortunately, face a similar fate if the fault or negligence is not addressed.
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You need an experienced lawyer
There are many specifics of child injury or death cases that don’t apply to adult cases, such as different statutes of limitation. In addition, a parent or guardian must file a suit on behalf of the child, adding another layer of complexity.
In cases where a child is hurt or killed, emotions run high. You need a strong, caring lawyer who has experience with these kinds of cases.
Do you have a case?
We get this question a lot. Every event is different and has its own set of circumstances. The best thing to do is sit down with one of our attorneys so you can present the facts.
An initial case evaluation is completely free, with no strings attached. You’re not required to hire Catalano Law. We’ll simply evaluate your case, explain your legal options, and recommended next steps. What you decide to do is completely up to you.
You don’t need to pay anything upfront
Catalano Law has been able to help hundreds of clients whose children have been harmed. We understand that your pain is unimaginable; we’re family-first people who want to help.
You should be focused on yourself and your family, not legal bills.
This is why there are no upfront or out-of-pocket costs to hire our law firm. Our lawyers work on your case on a contingency basis. This means that you only pay attorney fees if we win.
Get a free case evaluation today
It’s important to share the details of your case with an experienced child injury attorney right away. The defendant’s obligation to pay relies on proving you were somehow at fault or negligent.
You’ll be best served by an experienced legal team who can find the relevant details, comb through medical records, and build a strong case.
By turning your case over to Catalano Law, you can focus on grieving or healing while we work to get you justice.
If your child has suffered an injury or worse, contact Catalano Law for a free case evaluation at 315-500-5000.