Medical Malpractice

Medical malpractice is a subset of tort law that deals with injury, illness, and death caused by the negligent acts or omissions of healthcare providers.

Morelli Law Firm has obtained some of the largest medical malpractice verdicts and settlements both in New York and the United States. Jennie Shatynski, a senior associate in our medical malpractice department, spent 14 years as a Registered Nurse before entering law school. Her intimate knowledge of medicine, hospital procedure, and physicians' practices enables us to quickly and effectively analyze and pursue your case.

Some of our medical malpractice victories include:

  • $41 million verdict for misdiagnosis of ruptured ectopic pregnancy
  • $40 million verdict for unnecessary partial hand amputation
  • $5 million verdict for surgical malpractice
  • $4 million verdict for misdiagnosis of breast cancer

View more case results here.

We Handle All Types of Medical Malpractice Claims

We pursue claims for victims of all types of medical injury. Our medical malpractice lawyers have established a reputation for providing aggressive and sophisticated representation.

Medical malpractice cases we handle include:

  • Birth injuries
  • Hospital errors
  • Medication errors
  • Anesthesia errors
  • Surgical errors
  • Medical equipment operator errors
  • Nursing errors
  • Misdiagnosis of cancer and other conditions
  • Failure to diagnose cancer, stroke / aneurysm, heart attacks
  • Failure to recognize and timely treat known complications of procedures
  • Botched surgeries

Call (877) 751-9800 to discuss your potential case with a member of our firm, or send us a message here.

Meet the lawyers who will work on your case
Benedict Morelli | Jennie Shatynski | Sara Strickland

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New York, NY 10017