Skills to Look for in a Medical Malpractice Lawyer

Medical malpractice cases are complex and require a law firm that specializes in medical malpractice and has a proven track record.  The lawyers at Preston & Salango, PLLC have the experience necessary to handle advanced scientific and medical theories that are part of a medical malpractice case. Before hiring a lawyer for your medical malpractice case, there are four skills to look for:

The law firm and lawyers must have experience handling medical malpractice cases 

While there are many law firms that specialize in personal injury, an experienced personal injury lawyer with a medical malpractice track record is required for medical malpractice cases.  There are few law firms in West Virginia that specialize in this area of law and Preston & Salango, PLLC is one of those firms.

The lawyers must have medical knowledge 

The lawyers at Preston & Salango, PLLC have medical knowledge to handle complex medical malpractice cases and are accustomed in dealing with a great deal of medical research.

The law firm must have access to medical expert witnesses 

Throughout litigation in a medical malpractice case and if the case goes to trial, the lawyers must have access to medical expert witnesses who are truly experts in their field.  Many times,  lawyers who do not specialize in medical malpractice, will retain medical expert witnesses who are not qualified in the appropriate field of medicine.  At Preston & Salango, PLLC, the lawyers work with some of the best medical experts in the field of medicine in areas such as cardiology, critical care medicine, emergency medicine, family medicine, general surgery, intensive care medicine, neurology, nursing, nursing home, obstetrics & gynecology, oncology, orthopedic surgery, pain management, pediatrics, pediatric critical care, primary care, pulmonology, radiology, spinal surgery, surgery, trauma surgery, urology, vascular surgery and wound care.

Passionate and aggressive 

To win a medical malpractice case, you need a medical malpractice lawyer who is passionate about your case and who can effectively communicate with a jury.  The lawyers at Preston & Salango, PLLC have the skills to help you get the result you deserve.

If you suspect a loved one was the victim of medical malpractice, contact Preston & Salango, PLLC at 304-342-0512.