Issues of causation can be some of the most difficult issues to prove in a medical malpractice case. Because of this, expert testimony is often required. An experienced medical malpractice lawyer at Richard A. Shallcross & Associates, PLLC in Tulsa, OK, can gather the necessary documentation and medical records and work with experts to build a case for malpractice.
Richard A. Shallcross & Associates handles most medical malpractice claims on a contingency basis. This means that you will not pay attorney fees until we help you recover compensation for your injuries.
Damages are a critical element of a medical malpractice case, and the plaintiff cannot recover damages for injuries that did not result from the doctor’s conduct. Therefore, the plaintiff must establish a causal connection or link between the plaintiff’s injury and the doctor’s negligence. Generally, there are two types of damages available to a plaintiff in a medical malpractice case: compensatory damages and punitive damages.
An experienced medical malpractice attorney at Richard A. Shallcross & Associates, PLLC in Tulsa, OK, can evaluate your situation, determine whether you have a claim and put together a case for damages.