NJ Medical Malpractice Attorneys
Mazie Slater Katz & Freeman, based in Essex County, New Jersey is among New Jersey’s most successful medical malpractice law firms, winning tens of millions of dollars for victims of malpractice in all different types of claims. Our NJ medical malpractice attorneys are well-known and respected for their aggressiveness, creativity and willingness to go to trial.
In 2013, the New Jersey Law Journal named Mazie Slater as its Personal Injury Litigation Department of the Year, and described our many victories as “remarkable.”
Our NJ malpractice lawyers handle all areas of medical malpractice including, but not limited to, wrongful death due to medical malpractice, obstetric malpractice, erb’s palsy, shoulder dystocia, cerebral palsy, wrongful birth, surgical negligence, neo-natal and birth injury malpractice, emergency room errors, nursing malpractice, pharmacy malpractice, neurosurgical malpractice, Lasik and eye surgery malpractice, hospital malpractice, nursing and nursing home malpractice, and failure to diagnose cancer and other disorders.
Our successes include an $18 million jury verdict for birth injury medical malpractice resulting in cerebral palsy, a $12 million medical malpractice jury verdict against a surgeon whose negligence resulted in the death of a 21 year old man, a $9.7 million jury verdict for the victim of surgical malpractice, $7.5 million medical malpractice settlement involving negligence of various doctors and nurses, a $3.9 million settlement for ENT sinus surgery malpractice, a $3.85 million settlement for nursing malpractice for giving our client the wrong medication, a $3.5 million settlement for medical malpractice in failing to diagnose a condition which led to a stroke, and a $3 million settlement for physician malpractice which led to the wrongful death of our client.
We have developed a national reputation for handling difficult and high profile cases, many of which have been featured in newspapers and magazines around the country, as well as on NBC, CBS, ABC, Court TV, Dan Abrams Reports and Dateline. Each of our lead trial lawyers has been certified by the New Jersey Supreme Court as Civil Trial Attorneys, and our partners have received numerous awards of distinction, such as being named the New Jersey Law Journal’s Lawyer of the Year, receiving the most votes of any New Jersey Super Lawyer, being named multiple times to Best Lawyers in America, and being named multiple times to Law Dragon’s Top 500 Plaintiff’s Lawyers in the Country.
If you have been the victim of medical malpractice, nursing malpractice or hospital malpractice, please contact our New Jersey medical malpractice law firm and one of our malpractice lawyers will respond within twenty-four (24) hours to discuss your case.