When a medical device causes harm, injury, or even death because it is defective, has failed, or is incorrectly implanted, the client may know something has gone terribly wrong, but it’s often difficult to know what to do to best rectify the issue. Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria's medical devices lawyers, based in Buffalo, NY, have extensive experience in this complex area of law and routinely guide clients through the process of seeking just compensation.
In-depth understanding of medical device failures
The skilled and caring attorneys at Lipsitz Green are well-versed in medical malpractice cases involving the full range of medical devices—including defibrillators, stents, replacement hips and knees, implants, surgical mesh, and more—and all related medical procedures and conditions. Our medical devices team is adept at evaluating whether medical negligence occurred or whether there was a defect in the design, manufacturing, or use of the product.
A strong team on your side
The firm’s experience includes detailed understanding of government and medical regulations and standards for medical devices. There are often complex obstacles to filing an effective lawsuit regarding federally approved medical devices that cause harm or injury. The Lipsitz Green attorneys are armed with a strong and highly qualified legal team that has access to top expert witnesses and extensive research capabilities. Our attorneys are equipped to take on government agencies, hospitals, medical device companies, doctors, and other entities involved in the case. And our firm's extensive resources are available to clients on a contingency basis—which means the client doesn’t pay unless the firm wins the case.
With decades of proven results in the medical malpractice arena, Lipsitz Green has received Tier-1 Ranking from U.S. News & World Report/Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms" for Medical Malpractice Law—Plaintiffs, among numerous other awards and recognitions. For legal counsel from medical malpractice attorneys who are recognized as the top in their field, contact 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
$1,000,000An 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