Medical Malpractice Lawyers in Baltimore
Holding Negligent Medical Professionals Accountable for Inferior Care
With advances in technology and medical research, our country’s healthcare has saved countless lives and revolutionized the way we treat illnesses and injuries. We put our trust in the country’s doctors, nurses, surgeons, and other professionals to deliver the excellent care we expect.
Unfortunately, not all medical professionals are able to meet these high standards of care. Mistakes, negligence, and carelessness in the doctor’s office, the operating room, and the emergency room do happen – and they can cause devastating pain and loss. In the worst cases, medical malpractice can even lead to death.
If you or someone you love has been left injured because of medical malpractice, you need an attorney on your side right away. At Ashcraft & Gerel, our Baltimore medical malpractice lawyers are passionate about helping innocent patients get justice for the wrongs against them.
Understanding Medical Malpractice
Thankfully, we have medical malpractice laws to help those wronged by negligence. These laws establish a reasonable level of care that medical professionals are expected to meet.
Medical malpractice laws apply to:
Medical malpractice claims are particularly tricky because a bad outcome after receiving medical treatment does not necessarily indicate malpractice. A doctor’s standard of care still accounts for “unavoidable risks.”
That said, when a bad outcome could have been avoided, medical malpractice may have occurred. Our team can review your situation and advise you of your rights and options.
Consult with Ashcraft & Gerel
At Ashcraft & Gerel, we handle medical malpractice claims throughout the country. Medical malpractice cases are particularly difficult and expensive to litigate, but our Baltimore medical malpractice lawyers have the experience and the resources needed to handle your case properly. Our firm has obtained several multimillion-dollar settlements and verdicts in malpractice claims throughout the U.S.
Contact us at (410) 983-6833 to request a free initial consultation.
Pharmaceutical Negligence $46 Million
Brain Injury Due to Defective Medical Device $16 Million
Injuries Caused by Mining Disaster $11 Million
Injuries to Foster Child From Abuse - Gov’t Agency $10 Million
Injuries Due to Negligent Operation of Train $6.1 Million
Child Injured at Birth - Umbilical Cord Compression $5.4 Million
Injured by Defective Helmet & Negligent Track Employees $3.5 Million
Child Injured at Birth – Deprived of Oxygen $2.9 Million
Injured Forklift Operator $2.5 Million
Burns from Flammable Bathrobe $2 Million
Our legal team understands what you are going through and is committed to defending your rights against powerful businesses and insurance carriers.
Committed to the Community
Our advocacy extends beyond the courtroom through our extensive involvement in the community and support for positive change within our industry.
Fearless Advocacy When You Need It
Our experienced legal team is not afraid to go to trial in order to maximize the recovery that our clients desperately need and rightfully deserve.
Respected within the Legal Field
Our esteemed attorneys are highly regarded within the legal community and even command respect from adjustors and defense counsel.
At the Forefront of Major Litigation
Our legal team has spearheaded litigation on behalf of injured clients in many high-profile cases, including major disasters, explosions and sexual abuse cases.
A Long Legacy of Successful Results
Since its founding in 1953, Ashcraft & Gerel has obtained more than a billion dollars in successful verdicts and settlements for injured clients.