The Bishop Law Firm in Maryville, Tennessee, represents people in cases of medical negligence and malpractice. These cases are caused by negligence of a healthcare provider, of which the implications can be devastating.
Negligent treatment can make conditions worse, compound an injury with further illnesses or injuries, and even cause death. Tennessee has very strict requirements for bringing these types of cases before a judge.
The victim of medical negligence is particularly vulnerable. You place your trust in your provider to provide the very best care, and your life is often in the hands of the provider. Often, you will be under sedation or otherwise incapable of paying attention to the proceedings, so the provider is responsible for everything that happens.
Cases of medical malpractice often see catastrophic results due to the negligence. If you think that you have been harmed by medical negligence, you should contact an attorney immediately and discuss your case.