When healthcare professionals provide substandard care — care that does not meet the standard a similar medical professional would reasonably provide under similar circumstances — they should be held responsible for the harm that results. Even in catastrophic cases, proving negligence can be challenging, because physicians and hospitals are protected by powerful insurance companies whose lawyers focus on defeating your claim. At the Law Office of Paul B. Genet, P.A. in Palm Harbor, we stand up to medical providers who have fallen short of accepted standards. Attorney Paul Genet has more than 30 years of experience taking on powerful interests and winning substantial verdicts and settlements. In individual medical negligence claims and medical negligence matters involving a pattern of improper conduct, our firm aggressively pursues justice for patients who have suffered or died.
Victims of medical negligence face many challenges when seeking legal relief. The relevant facts involve complex scientific and technical evidence, and in the case of surgical malpractice, plaintiffs can’t even remember what occurred because they were under anesthesia at the time. That’s why it’s important to retain an experienced injury attorney when you believe you’re the victim of malpractice. We bring in subject matter experts to explain whether medical best practices were followed. Whether the harm resulted from a surgical error, a misdiagnosis, an improper prescription or another type of mistake, our background in personal injury and wrongful death gives you the best chance to succeed in a case against:
If you have suspicions about possible problems with your treatment, we offer a free initial consultation so the evidence-gathering process can start immediately. In addition to retaining a qualified attorney, it is important to request a copy of your complete medical records and identify a doctor to provide a second opinion.
The Law Office of Paul B. Genet, P.A. represents Florida victims of medical negligence and their family members. Please call 727-538-8865 or contact us online to schedule a free initial consultation at our Palm Harbor office.