Skilled Malpractice Lawyers Fight to Safeguard the Rights of Clients Harmed by Medical Malpractice in Allegheny County and Throughout Western Pennsylvania
As is the case with any injury, physical harm caused by a physician or healthcare provider’s negligence can turn your life upside down. Injuries and death caused by medical malpractice is unfortunately common despite the rigorous training that doctors, nurses and other healthcare providers are required to complete before treating patients. Many patients may even be reluctant to come forward and discuss their injuries because they are simply unsure whether a trusted physician’s error caused them additional harm—leading to situations where negligent healthcare providers are permitted to continue practicing despite the harm they have caused.
Our skilled medical malpractice lawyers have a passion for helping victims get the compensation that they need to recover and are also highly committed to holding negligent medical professionals accountable for their actions. We focus so heavily on medical malpractice cases because we want to keep our Western Pennsylvania hospitals and medical facilities as safe as possible by holding medical professionals to the highest standards possible. If you or a loved one have suffered harm because of the negligence of a doctor, nurse or other medical professional, we are here to put our legal knowledge to work for you.
Basic Steps to Selecting the Right Attorney
Online, on TV, on billboards, on radio, you face a constant barrage of ads promoting attorneys. How can you know which one is the right one for you?
At Goodrich & Geist, we believe that there are three basic qualifications individuals seeking an attorney should always look for.
- WORK WITH A LAWYER WHO EARNS YOUR CONFIDENCE
- ASK IF THE LAWYER HAS HANDLED CASES LIKE YOURS BEFORE
- FIND OUT HOW THE LAWYER HAS PERFORMED WITH CASES LIKE YOURS
TRUST. EXPERIENCE. TRACK RECORD.
“We had a wonderful experience working with this firm. Josh Geist was professional, easy to talk to, answered all our questions, and was forth coming with all that was going on. We would highly recommend him to anyone looking for an attorney who truly has your best interest at heart.”
We are considered leaders in our own profession. We give lectures on personal injury law and teach other lawyers the nuances of how to build solid cases, secure evidence and obtain successful outcomes — all in an effort to see that more injured victims receive justice. We also take an active role in relevant legal associations.
BIG NUMBERS AND DOLLAR SIGNS CAN’T TELL YOU WHETHER A LAW FIRM IS RIGHT FOR YOU
When you’re choosing an advocate to fight for your rights, the first question you want to ask is, “Does this attorney understand someone like me?” and “Have they had success in handling a case like mine?”