When doctors or nurses fail to adhere to standard treatment protocols, devastating birth injuries can occur. Similar practices can injure the mother in pregnancy or during labor and delivery.
The attorneys of Hampton & King hold decades of experience helping injured people and their families recover the financial compensation they need to move forward with their lives. Attorney Hartley Hampton alone holds more than 35 years of experience.
Experienced Childbirth Injury Attorneys Serving All Of Texas
We can address clients' most complicated childbirth injury cases by drawing upon recent developments in the law as well as upon contemporary medical knowledge.
To that end, at the law office of Hampton & King, we work with obstetricians and other medical experts to review decisions made by doctors and nurses prior to and during labor and delivery. Our office analyzes medical records, delivery room video and other evidence to determine what happened and why. We have the experience and expert witness resources needed to take on powerful insurance companies, hospitals and doctors.
Injuries To Mothers
The lawyers at Hampton & King represent mothers who have been injured or made ill due to negligence by a doctor, nurse or other health care professional during pregnancy, labor and delivery, or after delivery. Such cases may involve:
- Preeclampsia and eclampsia
- Obstetrical complications for the mother or obstetrical nurse negligence
- C-section injuries
- Postpartum hemorrhage
- Prolapsed umbilical cord
- Failure to monitor the infant
- Vaginal tears
- Ruptured uterus
- Abruptio placenta
- Cephalopelvic disproportion
- Delivery trauma or improper resuscitation of the baby
- Other pregnancy-related negligence
If your family is dealing with the devastating loss of a mother due to a birth injury, we can help you explore your options for pursuing a wrongful death claim. We also handle cases involving birth injuries to the baby.
When doing so, we often commit our firm's own resources to the injury cases we accept. Because we only get paid if we recover financial compensation for your loss, you can depend on us to provide you with candid assessments of your case at all phases of the legal process.
Ultimately, we make it our job to handle your legal matters so you can attend to your family's needs. Clients from throughout Texas turn to our firm for that reason: They know we consider ourselves successful only if our clients' cases are successful.
Contact A Texas Labor Complications Lawyer
If you are a mother who has been injured during labor and delivery, learn more about our experience handling complications of childbirth. Contact our Houston attorneys at 713-574-8660 or via email to schedule a free consultation.