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Medical Malpractice Lawyers in Buffalo, NY

Taking on the powerful medical industry after suffering an unnecessary injury or illness can be a seemingly insurmountable task—particularly after losing faith in a trusted physician or other health care provider. Whether you or a loved one have suffered an injury or your situation was worsened by a health care professional, understanding what went wrong and pursuing legal recourse calls for the in-depth knowledge and proven experience of a highly qualified medical malpractice lawyer, like the ones who make up the Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria team in Buffalo, NY.

Working hard for you and your loved ones

At Lipsitz Green, the firm’s caring medical malpractice lawyers investigate the complex and often hidden procedures of medical providers to expose substandard care and seek justice for patients and their families. Using their considerable legal skills and medical knowledge, the firm’s attorneys thoroughly analyze the client’s medical history and records, intensively research the specific condition, and consult with leading medical experts.

Lipsitz Green attorneys then determine the best way to pursue your case and work toward obtaining vindication, justice, and an award on your behalf. The firm invests whatever tools and and resources are necessary to get the best possible results for each client. In spite of this significant effort and utilization of top-level resources, there is no cost to the client unless the firm wins the case.

A respected, winning team

As one of the most experienced medical malpractice firms, Lipsitz Green is widely acclaimed by peers and clients alike. The firm's attorneys have been named “Top Listed in Buffalo, NY” for Medical Malpractice Law—Plaintiffs by Best Lawyers in America, and attorney Laraine Kelley has been touted as a “Med Mal Maven” by local media due to her 30 years of experience in successfully representing clients.

For the team that excels in strategically resolving medical malpractice cases, contact the highly qualified medical malpractice lawyers at Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria.

$9,000,000A structured settlement created for a child who sustained brain injury due to a delayed cesarean section
$4,500,000 A settlement received by a young woman whose allergic reaction was improperly handled by ambulance paramedics
$3,000,000 An award received by an estate following the death of a man due to medical malpractice
$2,700,000A result for the emergency room death of a woman who was given Dilaudid for pain prior to being sent to the CT scanner
$2,450,000An award received by a young woman following a misdiagnosis of eye disease resulting in loss of vision
$2,300,000An award received by a patient after loss of an endotracheal tube resulted in cardiac arrest
$2,250,000 An award received by a 39-year old client disabled as a result of doctor error during a hospital stay
$2,000,000 A settlement for an individual who lost a limb due to a delayed diagnosis of an infectious disease
$1,900,000 A settlement for a client who sustained liver damage due to a prescription drug not being monitored
$1,500,000An award received as a result of a delayed diagnosis of cancer
$1,450,000A settlement received by a gentleman after a delayed diagnosis of an injection following cardiac surgery
$1,450,000A settlement received by the family of a woman with a diverticulitis misdiagnosis
$1,000,000An award received following delayed diagnosis of pneumonia and need for emergency surgery
$1,000,000A settlement received following misdiagnosis of an abdominal aneurysm as a hernia
The Best Lawyers

The Best Lawyers in America
Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria named "Top Listed in Buffalo, NY in Personal Injury Litigation," signifying no firm has more personal injury attorneys named to Best Lawyers in America in Buffalo, NY

U.S. News/Best Lawyers Best Law Firms
Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria ranked Top-Tier for Personal Injury Litigation—Plaintiffs in "Best Law Firms" rankings


Super Lawyers
Seven attorneys from Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria named to New York Super Lawyers, Upstate Edition "Who's Who in Law" for Personal Injury Litigation

Naional Trials Lawyers Top 100

The National Trial Lawyers Top 100
Several Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria attorneys named to the National Trial Lawyers: Top 100, an invitation-only organization composed of the premier trial lawyers from each state in the nation who meet stringent qualifications

Lexis Nexis

Martindale-Hubbell AV® Rating
Several Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria attorneys received AV Peer Review Rating to signify highest recognition in legal ability and professional ethics

Who's who

Who's Who in Law
Nine attorneys from Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria named to Business First/Buffalo Law Journal's "Who's Who in Law" for Personal Injury Litigation

Personal Injury Lawyer of the Year 2017
James T. Scime named "Buffalo Best Lawyers Personal Injury Litigation—Plaintiffs Lawyer of the Year" for 2017 by Best Lawyers in America

Medical Malpractice Lawyer of the Year 2017
Laraine Kelley named "Buffalo Best Lawyers Medical Malpractice Law—Plaintiffs Lawyer of the Year" for 2017 by Best Lawyers in America

Product Liability Lawyer of the Year 2017
Scott M. Schwartz named "Buffalo Best Lawyers Product Liability Litigation—Plaintiffs Lawyer of the Year" for 2017 by Best Lawyers in America

Product Liability Lawyer of the Year 2015
James T. Scime named "Buffalo Best Lawyers Product Liability Litigation—Plaintiffs Lawyer of the Year" for 2015 by Best Lawyers in America

Product Liability Lawyer of the Year 2014
Laraine Kelley named "Buffalo Best Lawyers Product Liability Litigation—Plaintiffs Lawyer of the Year" for 2014 by Best Lawyers in America

Product Liability Lawyer of the Year 2013
Richard P. Weisbeck, Jr. named "Buffalo Best Lawyers Product Liability Litigation—Plaintiffs Lawyer of the Year" for 2013 by Best Lawyers in America

Personal Injury Lawyer of the Year 2013
Laraine Kelley named "Buffalo Best Lawyers Personal Injury Litigation—Plaintiffs Lawyer of the Year" for 2013 by Best Lawyers in America

Personal Injury Lawyer of the Year 2012
James T. Scime named "Buffalo Best Lawyers Personal Injury Litigation—Plaintiffs Lawyer of the Year" for 2012 by Best Lawyers in America

 

 

NameTitleEmailPhoneVCard
Laraine Kelley Senior Partner lkelley@lglaw.com 716 849 1333, ext. 352
James T. Scime Senior Partner jscime@lglaw.com 716 849 1333, ext. 339
Richard P. Weisbeck, Jr. Senior Partner rweisbeck@lglaw.com 716 849 1333, ext. 348
Thomas M. Mercure Senior Partner tmercure@lglaw.com 716 849 1333, ext. 354
Michael P. Stuermer Senior Partner mstuermer@lglaw.com 716 849 1333, ext. 389
Cherie L. Peterson Senior Partner cpeterson@lglaw.com 716 849 1333, ext. 417
Joseph J. Manna Senior Partner jmanna@lglaw.com 716 849 1333, ext. 396
William P. Moore Senior Partner wmoore@lglaw.com 716 849 1333, ext. 306
Gregory P. Krull Partner gkrull@lglaw.com 716 849 1333, ext. 487
Lynn M. Bochenek Associate lbochenek@lglaw.com 716 849 1333, ext. 412

No fee unless we win your case

As a personal injury client of Lipsitz Gree Scime Cambria, you do not have to worry about paying a fee for the firm's services unless the firm wins a result on your behalf. If you or someone you know has suffered an injury, please contact our medical malpractice attorneys in Buffalo, NY, and we will review your case for free.