Compensation in Shoulder Dystocia Lawsuits

Michigan shoulder dystocia lawyers at Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. frequently represent victims and their families in shoulder dystocia lawsuits. Our shoulder dystocia lawyers have obtained significant Michigan shoulder dystocia settlements and jury verdicts for our injured clients. Typically, shoulder dystocia or brachial plexus is an injury that affects the nerves that control muscles in the shoulder, arm, or hand.  If a child suffers from shoulder dystocia they may experience the following: permanent disability; muscle atrophy; loss of feeling; pain; and even stiff joints.

In this video, our shoulder dystocia lawyer talks about what kind of benefits you may be able to receive in shoulder dystocia cases in Michigan. There are many factors that are used to determine the amount a Michigan shoulder dystocia settlement.  Every case is different having its own unique set of facts and circumstances and no honest attorney can tell you the value of your case without a careful analysis of the facts of your malpractice. There are several questions that need to be asked such as:

  • Was the shoulder dystocia caused by the attending physician or nurse?
  • How serious were the injuries from the medical malpractice?
  • Would the injury still have resulted even though medical malpractice was committed?
  • When did the medical malpractice take place?

To discuss your shoulder dystocia case with our experienced expert attorneys call now at (800) 606-1717. We will explain your legal rights and determine what a fair settlement amount is for your case by discussing with you the compensation limits that would apply to your shoulder dystocia lawsuit.