Medical Malpractice2019-01-27T14:02:22+00:00




Many firms claim to handle medical malpractice cases, but few are true experts with the experience and resources to take on the toughest cases and follow through.  We take cases that other attorneys turn away and win multi-million dollars settlements and awards.  We often take cases that other attorneys drop when they realize they don’t have what it takes to fight a malpractice lawsuit properly.  Two of New York’s City’s most prestigious firms working together on your case – Queens Medical Malpractice Attorney Wittenstein & Wittenstein, plus the eminent Jacob Fuchsberg Law Firm.  Unparalleled personal attention, experience, and resources.  Don’t waste your time, call us first.


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Medical malpractice cases are complicated.  First, there must be an extensive investigation to determine whether or not there was negligence.  Next, evidence must be collected and expert witnesses retained.  Doctor’s careers are on the line, so there is rarely a settlement without bringing the case close to trial.  Not every case goes to a jury, but every case must be prepared for trial without shortcuts.  Queens Medical Malpractice Attorney Wittenstein & Wittenstein and The Jacob Fuchsberg Law Firm offer you a powerhouse team that will get you results.



When medical practitioners make mistakes, they’ll stop at nothing to cover them up.  Fast action is crucial before records are destroyed and altered.  It’s best that medical records are requested, if possible before the doctors are aware they are going to be sued.  Some mistakes are obvious such a leaving a surgical tool inside a patient or operating on the wrong body part, but other times a thorough investigation into the recognized standard of care must be performed.  If the doctor does not have a very good reason why he didn’t use the standard practice, and something terrible happens to the patient – we are here to help.

Medical Malpractice, otherwise known as medical negligence is an especially common occurrence. It occurs when a doctor, nurse or other health professional fails to provide their patient with thorough, professional care, which can lead to an array of different consequences, such as substantial loss of income, personal injury and in some extreme cases, death.

Doctors, nurses and other health care providers are expected to adhere to certain standards of practice and when they fail to do so, they can be held accountable if their patient somehow suffers as a result of their actions. Depending on the nature of the malpractice, the healthcare provider can be brought to court.
A medical malpractice attorney should be fully knowledgeable of the medical malpractice laws in their state and how to apply them appropriately. They must be able to prove that the medical professional violated or deviated from the appropriate standard of care and that the injuries sustained by the patient are a direct result of such negligence.

If you suspect that you or somebody you love has been a victim of medical malpractice, you should call us for a FREE CONSULTATION to determine whether or not a malpractice lawsuit will be possible.  Consulting with the best personal injury attorney, a queens medical malpractice attorney, will give you the answers you are seeking.  At the very least, you will obtain some closure.


Psychological Injuries Lawsuits

Some psychological injuries are so severe that they can be as disabling as serious physical injuries.  When a careless or reckless act caused intense trauma, special arrangements must be made when pursuing a lawsuit.  This concept originated with “collaborative divorce,” where a psychologist becomes part of the team so that settlement discussions can stay on track.  With lawsuits that involved extremely traumatic events, this formula can also be applied, and a lawsuit for psychological injuries can be brought. Of course, any accident is traumatic.  Fearing for your life when [...]