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Birth Injuries

Our Mobile, AL attorneys put your family first

Birth injuries can be devastating for everyone involved, especially for the parents. Instead of celebrating the birth of a child, parents suddenly need to deal with a serious birth injury, which can have lifelong consequences.

Knowing what to do after such an incident can be overwhelming. Even knowing what your rights are as a parent in Alabama might not be clear. That's why it's critical that you talk to an attorney at our law firm as soon as possible.

We can help you every step of the way at Braswell Murphy, LLC of Mobile. Our experienced Alabama birth injury attorneys understand how the legal system works here. That's because we have handled many complicated birth injury cases throughout the state.

Common birth injuries

Birth injuries can cover a wide range. Some of the most common - and most serious - birth injury cases we handle at our law firm include:

There are many other types of birth injuries. And each one requires its own unique approach. That's why it's important that you meet with us as soon as possible. That's why it's critical you contact us right away.

How our law firm can help you

Birth injury cases require a comprehensive legal strategy. They also require the knowledge and expertise of an experienced attorney. That's because many doctors, surgeons and other medical professionals often deny doing anything wrong when it comes to birth injuries.

Don't take their word for it. As your attorney, we can explore all your available legal options. We can investigate your birth injury and frequently consult with medical experts. We know how to negotiate with hospitals and insurance companies for a favorable settlement. And if they refuse to cooperate, we're prepared to take them to court.

Remember, you only have one opportunity to obtain the financial compensation your family needs and deserves for a lifetime's worth of medical bills and all other expenses related to your child's birth injury. Such expenses often add up to hundreds of thousands or millions of dollars. Make sure you hold the hospital accountable for its actions. Schedule your free case evaluation today with Braswell Murphy, LLC.

Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral palsy is a muscle disorder caused by brain damage that occurs before or during childbirth. Specifically, many children with cerebral palsy have abnormal muscle reflexes, permanently impaired movements and permanent brain damage. Children with cerebral palsy also sometimes have partial or complete paralysis in certain parts of their body.

Some of the most common types of cerebral palsy include:

  • Ataxic cerebral palsy (difficulty moving or walking)
  • Athetoid cerebral palsy (moving involuntarily)
  • Spastic cerebral palsy (difficulty moving due to rigid muscles)
  • Delayed speech development, difficulty eating and seizures are also often associated with cerebral palsy.

Often, mistakes made by medical professionals before or during the delivery of a newborn baby contribute to a child’s cerebral palsy. Knowing what to do in such situations can be confusing. Fortunately, you’re not alone. Our Mobile, AL cerebral palsy attorneys at Braswell Murphy, LLC have years of experience dealing with such complicated birth injury cases.

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Labor and Delivery Injuries

Women face a wide range of risks when giving birth to a child. That’s why most women choose to give birth to a baby in a hospital. In case of a complication before or during labor or delivery, obstetricians, surgeons, nurses and other medical professionals are there and ready to respond in a crisis.

Unfortunately, sometimes they fail to provide adequate care. The result is that many newborn children are born with serious birth injuries that can have lifelong consequences. At Braswell Murphy, LLC of Mobile, our Alabama delivery injury attorneys have years of experience dealing with legal cases involving serious birth injuries. We understand how the legal system works in the state and what strategies often work best for securing a financial settlement that your family needs and deserves.

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Neonatal Injuries

Newborn children are fragile. Great care needs to be taken so they don’t sustain a serious injury, infection or another serious health problem. It’s the reason why hospitals often have separate wings or units to care for newborn children.

Unfortunately, newborn children sometimes sustain serious injuries, infections or illnesses. Known as neonatal injuries, there are often among the most serious birth injuries. Knowing what to do in such a situation can be overwhelming for parents. Fortunately, you’re not alone. We can help.

At Braswell Murphy, LLC in Mobile, our experienced Alabama neonatal injury attorneys can be there for you every step of the way. We understand how the legal system works in Alabama and know what needs to be done to build a strong, successful case.

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Braswell Murphy, LLC

105 N Conception St #100 Mobile, AL 36602

(251) 438-7503