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Medical Malpractice

Have you or a loved one suffered harm due to the negligence of a health practitioner?

Medical malpractice occurs when an individual suffers harm due to the negligence, errors or omissions of a health practitioner, including doctors, anaesthesiologists,  dentists, nurses, chiropractors, and other health practitioners.  As Canadians, we enjoy a safe and robust medical system; however, mistakes still can and do happen.  Unfortunately, sometimes those mistakes result in significant harm to a patient, such as severe injury or even death. 

Medical negligence can occur in many forms, including:

  • Misdiagnosis, late diagnosis or failure to diagnose
  • Surgical error
  • Birth trauma
  • Anaesthetic error
  • Hospital negligence
  • Pharmaceutical error
  • Medical device failure

If you or a loved one have suffered harm due to the potential negligence, errors or omissions of a health practitioner, contact us to discuss your options. It is important that you choose a medical malpractice lawyer with experience. Medical malpractice lawsuits are complex and lengthy and vigorously defended.    We thoroughly screen all potential medical negligence claims to ensure that you have a viable claim prior to proceeding with litigation. 

When you have a legal matter and need to hire a lawyer, you may be able to pay for these services on a contingency basis. That means you only pay legal fees if you receive money because your case wins or you get a negotiated settlement. Please see our Contingency Fee section for answers to frequently asked questions and see each lawyer’s individual biography for their maximum contingency fee rates.

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Please contact a personal injury lawyer today for a free initial consultation by email or by phone at (519) 672-5666. In many cases, your legal fees are deferred until a settlement is reached. We welcome referrals from other lawyers.

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