Experienced Illinois Medical Malpractice Defense Attorneys
We represent Chicago doctors and medical facilities accused of negligence
Licensed healthcare providers accused of harming or even killing their patients often face a physically exhausting and emotionally devastating process to clear their names. The attorneys at O'Connor & Battle, LLP have represent medical professionals in malpractice lawsuits and take pride in our track record of mitigating the damage to our clients’ professional reputations as well as losses to their insurers. If you are a medical care provider charged with negligence, you deserve the most vigorous defense possible to secure your good name, your livelihood and your professional license. We have experience in medical malpractice defense across a broad spectrum of areas, including such frequently litigated matters as:
- Birth injury
- Failure to diagnose
- Ignoring warning signs
- Neglecting to order tests
- Misreading test results
- Delayed diagnosis
- Surgical mistakes
- Prescription mistakes
- Wrong medication
- Wrong dosage
- Failure to adhere to standards
- Equipment misuse
Resourceful advocates with the assistance you need
Medical malpractice cases require attorneys to have specific knowledge about both law and complex issues related to medical terminology, treatment, and technology. Our lawyers have established professional relationships with leading physicians, pharmacists and other medical experts who assist us in offering the staunch defense you require.
Our experienced Illinois attorneys have worked with many major insurers looking for aggressive litigants. As a result, our firm has defended a wide array of licensed medical specialties, including:
- Emergency services
- Obstetrics and gynecology
- Neurology and neurosurgery
- Plastic surgery
We also defend dentists, dental surgeons, chiropractors, nurses, physical therapists, respiratory therapists and many other licensed professionals.
Cost-effective representation assuring due process
We have extensive experience negotiating and arbitrating settlements, litigating trials and appeals, and representing professionals before state licensing boards. Our depth of knowledge often allows us to arrive at beneficial resolutions in a timely manner.
Contact our medical malpractice defense firm today
Call O'Connor & Battle, LLP at 312-786-4600 or contact us online for a consultation on your case. Our office is conveniently located in Chicago, Illinois.