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Medical Devices Lawyers in Buffalo, NY

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
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
Joseph J. Manna Senior Partner jmanna@lglaw.com 716 849 1333, ext. 396
Lynn M. Bochenek Partner lbochenek@lglaw.com 716 849 1333, ext. 412

No fee unless we win your case

As a medical malpractice client of Lipsitz Green 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 us. We will review your case for free.