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Maryland Medical Malpractice Lawyers

We understand what it means when a loved one places their trust in a medical provider only to have that trust silenced by a serious medical mistake. Robinson & Associates, accepting medical negligence cases in Maryland, Washington DC and nationwide, can help. Our successful medical malpractice team distinguishes itself as we provide injured victims and their family experienced trial attorneys as well as a professional medical staff including a board certified doctor and nurse, all working together on the singular goal of obtaining full and fair compensation for our clients.

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WHAT WE DO

PRACTICE AREA

Nursing Home
Negligence

There is an alarming rate of preventable ‘incidents’ in nursing homes and assisted care facilities throughout the country.

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Wrongful
Death

The death of a loved one is a painful and devastating event for all involved. But, when that death is due to the medical negligence…

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Birth
Injury

The birth of a new child is supposed to be a joyous event marking a new chapter in the lives of a family.

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Erb’s
Palsy

When emergencies during labor and delivery are not dealt with both quickly and carefully, birth injuries can result.

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Shoulder
Dystocia

The birth of a child is a life-changing event for the child’s parents, and a birth injury can be a life-changing event for the child.

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Cerebral
Palsy

Some reports indicate that a lack of oxygen to the fetus is only responsible for a small number of cerebral palsy cases.

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Surgical
Mistakes

Negligent surgical mistakes result in medical malpractice claims because the resulting pain and financial damages …

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Failure to
Diagnose

Doctors and health care providers are highly trained professionals who have chosen to provide care for the sick …

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VERDICTS & SETTLEMENTS

$2.75 Million settlement for a 62-year-old woman who was over-sedated during surgery and suffered permanent brain damage.

$2 Million settlement for the death of a 32- year-old man resulting from a medication overdose in the hospital.

$1.5 Million for a child who suffered an Erb’s palsy to his right arm during childbirth.

$1.5 Million recovery for a woman who was rendered totally disabled as the result of a stroke & failure to properly render care.

$1.5 Million settlement for the family of a twin child who suffered brain injury when obstetricians negligently failed to recognize his presence in utero.

$2 Million verdict for wrongful death of a newborn.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW

Our attorneys have spent decades helping victims of medical negligence. Robinson & Associates has had several cases resulting in some of the largest verdicts recorded in their respective counties.

Our commitment to the success of our clients’ cases is unparalleled and is clearly demonstrated by our extensive professional experience and resources. Our team of experienced attorneys and medical professionals accepts cases in Maryland and Washington D.C. We also accept cases in other states on a case by case basis and there is never any fee or expense to our clients until we win your case.

Medical negligence cases are extremely technical, medically intensive, high stakes, litigation. Often times cases are in the millions of dollars and malpractice insurance companies will do whatever they can to avoid having to take responsibility to pay the legitimate claim of an injured victim and her family. Robinson and Associates is acutely aware of how the insurance companies and malpractice defense lawyers operate because one of our attorneys was formerly employed by the defense industry. In addition, we have medical professionals (physician and nurse) directly on staff to help accurately and thoroughly evaluate malpractice claims. Finally, several of our litigation partner lawyers are actual physicians themselves. Together these unique experiences and insights allow our entire legal team to provide a level of performance which is unparalleled. The importance of a keen and thorough understanding of both sides of the medical malpractice playing field and the underlying medicine cannot be overstated.

Most malpractice lawyers only know one side of the case, few have had the opportunity and experience to work on the defense side. Our chief counsel served as in-house defense counsel for the world renowned Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland. For years, Mr. Stecco assisted in the successful defense of the hospital as well as the doctors and nurses in medical malpractice cases. He has also litigated defense cases for one of Maryland’s largest defense law firms and worked for Maryland’s largest medical malpractice insurance carrier. He now brings that extensive knowledge to each case we accept on behalf of injured victims and their families.

Malpractice insurance companies are a completely different breed. The claims handlers are highly trained and have a thorough knowledge of medicine. They deal with large and catastrophic injuries as a result of malpractice claims every day. They also deal with attorneys trying to obtain settlements on questionable or meritless claims; consequently, the insurance companies are difficult to deal with even with meritorious claims. Remember, often times there are millions of dollars at stake on a given medical injury or death and the insurance company is not in the business of giving money away; they will fight hard to win every claim whether their doctor was negligent in his treatment or not. At Robinson & Associates, our attorneys have a thorough understanding of how they operate. We simply do not take part in their insurance games, their delay and deny tactics. Instead, our attorneys scrupulously research potential cases with the assistance of our board certified physician and nurse and then we file suit on behalf of our clients. No insurance games.

Our attorneys and litigation partners have spent decades helping victims of medical negligence and personal injury claims. Robinson & Associates has had two different cases resulting in some of the largest verdicts recorded in their respective counties. We have an in-house board certified surgeon on staff and a nurseto review our cases alongside our attorneys in order to provide our clients timely and intelligent feedback on their case. We provide our clients unparalleled malpractice experience and knowledge,in-house medical staff and the resources to successfully pursue and win malpractice cases. Our team of experienced attorneys and medical professionals accepts cases in Maryland and Washington D.C. We also accept cases in other states on a case by case basis.

Many medical malpractice clients switch to Robinson and Associates after starting their case elsewhere, indicating that they never had the opportunity to meet with their attorney or they could not get a return phone call from their lawyer. We do not believe this is the proper way to prepare a malpractice case or to build a strong trust relationship with our clients. It has been my experience dealing with lawyers throughout the years that too many of them do not stay in contact with their clients and that it can be very difficult to get a return call or get simple information regarding the status of a case. At Robinson & Associates that is one of our major priorities. Appropriate and timely status and contact with our clients and quick return calls if we are in court. We recognize there is nothing more frustrating then having a serious issue or question and not being able to get a return call.

When you come in to discuss your case, you will meet with one of our trial lawyers in that meeting. If your case is accepted, you will have a contact phone number and email address and you will know who is responsible for your case; and you will always have somebody that you can speak with. We recognize and understand that a malpractice case is an intensely personal matter with serious ramifications to you and your family; we treat each client with that in mind.

FEEDBACK FROM OUR CLIENTS

Thank you for taking my case and winning BIG! My case sat for several years because nobody would take it. You took it shortly before limitations ran and got what I am told is one of the largest verdicts in Queen Anne’s County [well into six figures]. I am grateful for the late night and weekend meetings. You are a caring and skilled attorney.
Queen Anne’s County , Maryland
You remind me of the energizer battery! You just keep going and going. From the time you beat up on my insurance company recovering hundreds of thousands of past due disability money, through my social security case and my accident case, you never let up. It is our privilege to call you our family attorney.
Woodbridge, Maryland

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