Medical Negligence Solicitors
If you have suffered an injury or illness as a result of medical negligence then under Irish law you could be entitled to compensation. Whether you are here because you want to start a claim or you would just like more information on choosing the right medical negligence solicitors for your case, get in contact with us today either by calling 1800 390 555. You can also click the Send Us a Message button or Request a Call Back.
There are many reasons why you might wish to make a medical negligence claim. You may have suffered due to a misdiagnosis or you could have been injured because a procedure was carried out incorrectly. Either way, medical negligence can cause serious injuries and if you think it might apply to your situation, you should take legal advice as soon as possible.
McCarthy + Co. has the experience in handling a large number of medical negligence cases and successfully negotiating settlements for clients.
Our team have expertise in the following key areas:
The advice given by medical professionals is essential to our well-being. On the occasions when medical staff get it wrong, it can have a devastating impact on the quality of your life and the long-term consequences for your health. If you have suffered the misfortune of a medical misdiagnosis, you may be eligible to make a claim for compensation.
Mistakes made during surgery can leave you with long-lasting pain and severely diminish the quality of your life. If you have suffered as a result of surgical negligence, you may be eligible to make a claim for compensation.
If a medical professional has prescribed a form of medication in error, it can potentially result in grievous physical or mental health side effects. If a prescription error has caused you distress or injury, you may be eligible to make a claim for medication error negligence.
If you, or your child, has suffered as a result of sub-standard medical care in pregnancy or in labour, it can have a devastating impact on the quality of life for both of you. If you have a grievance with the doctors or midwives handling your child’s birth, you may be eligible to instigate a birth injury compensation claim.
Being diagnosed with cancer is devastating for you and your family and is made even harder if a treatable illness has been misdiagnosed or diagnosed too late. Our expert team of medical negligence solicitors have many years of experience in assisting patients with bringing cancer misdiagnosis claims, including the late diagnosis of blood, bone, brain and lung cancers.
About McCarthy + Co
The most important thing you can do to give you the best chance of a successful claim is to work with a firm of solicitors who have expertise in the field. McCarthy + Co. are medical negligence claims specialists with more than 30 years of experience in providing legal advice, guidance and assistance to clients across Ireland.
We are a family-run business with offices in Dublin and Cork, but we have dealt with clients everywhere from Galway and Limerick to Waterford. We are honest, plain-speaking and thorough – we will work alongside you to ensure that you get the compensation that you deserve.
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