Wyoming Medical Malpractice

Wyoming Medical Malpractice Attorneys

We’re you misdiagnosed by a medical professional?
Did that misdiagnosis lead to an injury?
Are you still struggling through your recovery?

It is important you contact our medical malpractice lawyers at Burg Simpson as soon as possible by calling 307-527-7891 or fill out a Free Case Evaluation Form here so we can help recover the compensation you deserve for your injuries. Don’t risk your health by waiting around for things to get better.

Our Wyoming Medical Negligence Lawyers handle the following cases:

Birth Injury
Failure to Diagnose Cancer
Family Doctor Errors
Hospital Errors
Medication Errors
Surgery Mistakes
Wyoming Medical Malpractice Attorneys

What is Medical Malpractice?

Medical malpractice occurs when your health care provider causes you harm because the medical care they deliver is below what would normally be considered acceptable. As patients, we place our faith, our well-being, and our very lives, in the hands of doctors and nurses. Trusting them completely to act carefully and responsibly. Unfortunately, that doesn’t always happen. Sometimes, for whatever reason, a medical professional’s work is careless or outright negligent. When that happens, the patient pays the price.

It’s worth pointing out that not every medical case that turns out poorly is a case of medical malpractice. Medicine isn’t always the most precise science, and despite the staggering technological advances in the field of medicine – and the best of medical facilities – complications can still occur. Medical malpractice arises when your doctor fails to meet the minimum standard of care, which leads to an injured patient.

If you or a loved one has been seriously hurt during the course of medical treatment, Burg Simpson’s medical negligence attorneys are here to help. Reach out to Burg Simpson Wyoming today by calling 307-527-7891 or by filling out a Free Case Evaluation Form right now.

How Do You Determine Medical Malpractice?

When you or a loved one suffers an injury during a medical procedure, deciding whether the injury rises to the level of doctor malpractice can be difficult to determine. Our medical lawsuit lawyers in Cody Wyoming can help. Unfortunately, the injured party bears the burden of proof in a malpractice suit. This means that when you seek to bring a medical lawsuit, victims have to legally establish that:

  • The negligent medical professional owed a duty of care to the injured party.
  • The medical professional failed to meet or deviated from an acceptable standard of care owed to the patient.
  • A link exists between the healthcare professional’s negligent act and/or omission and the patient’s injury.
  • Actual damage to the patient occurred.

If you’re convinced you were hurt as a result of a doctor’s negligence, please contact us so we can go over your condition. Call our Wyoming office of Burg Simpson today at 307-527-7891 for a free, no-obligation consultation.

What is Your Medical Malpractice Case Worth?

Our experienced team of hospital malpractice lawyers, paralegals, and support staff will analyze every case carefully to assess the validity of your medical malpractice suit. The factors we consider include:

  • The nature and extent of the injury and the treatment received.
  • The extent of liability of each party involved.
  • The potential economic loss the victim suffered.
  • Future medical needs and expenses.
  • The types of damages that can be recovered include economic, non-economic and sometimes even punitive damages.

Medical malpractice cases can be extremely difficult to present and costly to win. Because the evidence in a medical malpractice case is often highly complex and tough for the average juror to understand, you need both legal and medical experts on your side. That’s why we’ve gathered together a knowledgeable team, which includes our own nursing staff and outside medical experts to review the facts of your medical lawsuit.

Let us help you get back on the road to recovery. Call Burg Simpson at 307-527-7891 before it’s too late.

How Much Time Do I Have To File A Medical Malpractice Suit?

The statute of limitations in medical malpractice cases can vary wildly from state to state. In Wyoming, the standard statute of limitations is two years from the date of the incident. However, there are always exceptions to deadlines like this, which is why you need the experience of a trained negligence attorney. If you think you or a family member has been victimized by negligent medical treatment, don’t waste any time. Contact a medical claims lawyer at Burg Simpson Wyoming quickly to determine your best course of action going forward. Call 307-527-7891 today or fill out a Free Case Evaluation Form HERE.

An Experienced Legal Malpractice Lawyer

At Burg Simpson Wyoming, we’ve handled thousands of medical malpractice claims over the last 40 years, recovering millions of dollars in damages for individuals in Wyoming and across the country. Our team of medically qualified Wyoming attorneys and nurse consultants are able to quickly and effectively evaluate your claim. If you or a loved one has been injured and you suspect medical malpractice was to blame, contact us today at 527-7891 today or fill out a Free Case Evaluation Form right away.

Burg Simpson Scholarship Competition Winners Honored at Annual Dinner

 April 24, 2018

Burg Simpson Scholarship Competition Winners Honored at Annual Dinner

Our 2017-2018 Burg Simpson Scholarship Competition recipients were honored this past Thursday at our annual Scholarship Banquet. This year’s winners included: Elise Hegarty (Faith Christian Academy) Diana Barila (Longmont High School) Kelly Franson (D’Evelyn Jr./Sr. High School) Emilio D. Gómez (Regis Jesuit High School) Lucy Kane (Valor Christian High School) Andra Metcalfe (Mountain Vista High… Read more »

Burg Simpson Shareholder Mari K. Perczak Set to Speak at Construction Law Event

 April 19, 2018

Burg Simpson Shareholder Mari K. Perczak Set to Speak at Construction Law Event

Burg Simpson Shareholder Mari K. Perczak will be a featured panelist at a one-day Construction Law conference on April 30 at the Embassy Suites Denver. View the Construction Law event brochure here for information and scheduling. The continuing education event, sponsored by CLE International, is targeted at a variety of construction professionals, including attorneys, owners, contractors,… Read more »

Burg Simpson Beats Big Banks Again

 April 17, 2018

Burg Simpson Beats Big Banks Again

National trial firm Burg Simpson, known for its role in holding big banks accountable for their bad acts in the mortgage-backed securities and collateralized debt obligation collapse of 2007-2008 where $7 trillion in worldwide wealth was lost, has prevailed against a big bank yet again. This time it was against UBS, in a FINRA securities… Read more »

Martindale-Hubbell Honors Nick D. Fogel

 April 16, 2018

Martindale-Hubbell Honors Nick D. Fogel

Industry awards are nice, but few mean as much as accolades from your own peers. That’s what shareholder Nick D. Fogel earned as he became the latest Burg Simpson attorney to receive a Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating, “awarded to only those lawyers with the highest ethical standards and professional ability.” Only about 10… Read more »

Business Law – Corporate Attorney– Wyoming Burg Simpson

 March 7, 2018

Will Your Business Make it to the Next Generation?

Small businesses, family-owned businesses in particular, have long been the backbone of the American economy, accounting for more than two-thirds of U.S. gross domestic product while making up more than a third of the Fortune 500. As a result, these businesses employ more than half of American workers. Given how vital these businesses are to… Read more »

What to do After a Car Accident? – Personal Injury Settlements – Wyoming Burg Simpson

 February 20, 2018

You’ve Been In A Car Accident. Now What?

Motor vehicle accidents are an everyday part of life. In 2016, the most recent year for which data is available, drivers were involved in nearly 14,000 auto accidents in Wyoming – 100 of them were fatal. The most frequent auto accidents included: Moving vehicles accidents. Animal crashes. Fixed-object collisions. Non-collision incidents. Anyone involved in a… Read more »

Rights as a Landlord – Business Law – Wyoming Burg Simpson

 February 13, 2018

What Are Your Rights as a Landlord in Wyoming?

Since the housing market bubble burst in 2008, American homeowners have lost more than 15 million houses to foreclosure, driving residents to the rental market. In fact, homeownership hit a 50-year low in 2016, according to Zillow, an online real estate database company. While the national rental market started to cool last year, Wyoming continues… Read more »

Broken Med Mal Statute – Medical Malpractice Lawsuit – Wyoming Burg Simpson

 February 6, 2018

Wyoming Lawmakers Still Haven’t Fixed The State’s Broken Med Mal Statute

In November 2014, the Supreme Court of Wyoming ruled on what appeared to be a run-of-the-mill medical malpractice lawsuit. What began as a simple question over the statute of limitations for filing such an action would generate a reply that would upend not one, but two, state laws. Strictly speaking, Wyoming law establishes a two-year… Read more »

VIDEO: Michael Burg Interviewed on Ring of Fire TV

 April 1, 2013

VIDEO: Michael Burg Interviewed on Ring of Fire TV

Burg Simpson’s Michael S. Burg is one of America’s leading lawyers when it comes to representing individuals injured by dangerous and defective medications. In this interview Michael talks to Ring of Fire T.V. host Mike Papantonio about immunity afforded to the makers of generic pharmaceutical drugs and the role of the FDA.

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