Pacific Grove, CA Medical Malpractice Lawyer - Hospital Negligence Attorneys

Have you or a loved one been a victim of medical malpractice in Pacific Grove or Monterey County, California? The medical malpractice lawyers at Moseley Collins Law are here to help. With over 40 years of combined experience, our lawyers have recovered millions of dollars for victims of medical negligence.

Medical mistakes can cause devastating injuries with lifelong implications. You deserve justice. Our Pacific Grove medical malpractice lawyers are here to fight for maximum compensation for your injuries and losses.

Why Hire Us?
  • We have over 40 years of combined experience handling medical negligence cases nationwide.
  • Our lawyers have recovered millions for past clients injured by medical malpractice.
  • We offer free consultations - with no obligation to hire us.
  • We thoroughly investigate claims and vigorously pursue maximum compensation.
  • We have the resources to hire top medical experts to review your case.
  • Our sole focus is on medical malpractice law.
  • We handle cases on contingency - no fees unless we win compensation.

Pacific Grove Medical Malpractice Cases We Handle

Pacific Grove Medical Malpractice Cases We Handle

Some examples of the types of medical malpractice cases we handle in Pacific Grove and Monterey County include:

  • Birth injuries like cerebral palsy due to medical errors
  • Surgical mistakes and complications
  • Misdiagnosed or delayed diagnosis of cancer
  • Medication errors and pharmacy mistakes
  • Failure to monitor patients appropriately
  • Errors in emergency rooms leading to harm
  • Mistakes made during anesthesia
  • Errors leading to infections, sepsis, and other preventable conditions
  • Nursing home negligence and abuse

No matter what type of medical mistake caused your injury, our Pacific Grove medical malpractice lawyers can help. We handle all types of medical negligence cases against doctors, nurses, hospitals, clinics, pharmacists, nursing homes, and other healthcare providers in Pacific Grove and throughout Monterey County.

Why Choose Our Pacific Grove Medical Malpractice Lawyers?

There are many reasons injured victims choose Moseley Collins Law to handle their medical negligence claims in Pacific Grove, including:

1. We Have Decades of Experience

With over 40 years of combined experience, our lawyers know how to thoroughly investigate malpractice cases and fight for maximum compensation for our injured clients. We know the ins and outs of medical negligence law and have a long track record of success.

2. Our Sole Focus is Medical Malpractice

Medical malpractice law is complex. Unlike general practice lawyers, our lawyers focus exclusively on medical negligence cases. This allows us to stay on top of the latest laws and litigation strategies that get results for our clients.

3. We Have the Resources to Build Strong Cases

We have the resources to hire the top medical experts required to prove malpractice in your case. To win compensation, you need reputable medical experts willing to testify about the unacceptable errors made in your care. We know the experts to hire and understand how to present persuasive arguments in court and at the negotiating table.

4. We Handle Cases Throughout California

We represent clients throughout the state of California who have been harmed by medical negligence.

5. We Offer Free Consultations

If you believe you or someone you love suffered harm due to medical negligence in Pacific Grove, contact us for a free consultation. We will evaluate your potential case and help determine if you have grounds to pursue a medical malpractice claim. There is no obligation to hire us. We will provide an honest assessment of your options.

6. You Pay Nothing Upfront

We handle medical malpractice cases on contingency. This means you pay no legal fees unless we obtain compensation for your injuries.

7. We Make the Legal Process Easier

We know how daunting and confusing legal claims can be for injured victims and their families. We guide you through each step and lift those burdens from your shoulders while we pursue maximum compensation.

If you need a trusted Pacific Grove medical malpractice lawyer, contact Moseley Collins Law today at (800) 426-5546 for a free consultation. Let us fight for the justice and compensation you deserve.

Major Hospitals Serving Pacific Grove

Some of the major hospitals providing care to residents of Pacific Grove and Monterey County include:

Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula

This acute care hospital in Monterey offers comprehensive medical services including emergency care, cancer treatment, orthopedics, stroke care, and more.


Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital

As the largest hospital in Monterey County, Salinas Valley Memorial offers a wide range of services from maternity and neonatal care to neurology, oncology, pediatrics, and cardiac care.


Mee Memorial Hospital

Located in King City, Mee Memorial provides essential medical services to southern Monterey County residents including emergency medicine, surgery, rehabilitation, laboratory tests, and imaging.


Natividad Medical Center

Owned and operated by Monterey County, Natividad Medical Center is located in Salinas and offers inpatient and outpatient care, including level II trauma services and neonatal intensive care.


Surrounding Areas We Serve

In addition to Pacific Grove, we represent injured victims with medical negligence claims throughout Monterey County and Northern California, including:

  • Monterey
  • Salinas
  • Carmel-by-the-Sea
  • Marina
  • Seaside
  • Sand City
  • Del Rey Oaks
  • Gonzalez
  • Greenfield
  • Soledad
  • King City

No matter where you are located in Northern California, our seasoned medical malpractice lawyers can help if you or someone you love suffered harm due to unacceptable errors by a healthcare professional. Contact us for a free consultation.

Proving Medical Negligence in Pacific Grove

Proving Medical Negligence in Pacific Grove

To recover compensation in a malpractice lawsuit, our lawyers must prove:

  1. The healthcare provider owed you a duty of care
  2. The provider breached that duty through unacceptable errors and mistakes
  3. The breach directly caused your injury and damages
  4. You suffered quantifiable economic and non-economic damages

Proving these elements requires obtaining and analyzing medical records, hiring reputable medical experts, establishing valid damages, and other strategic legal steps. Our experienced Pacific Grove medical malpractice lawyers know how to build compelling cases by gathering the necessary evidence and testimony.

Some examples of mistakes by healthcare providers that breach the duty of care and constitute medical negligence include:

  • Errors reading diagnostic results like x-rays or lab reports
  • Birth injuries caused by doctor or nursing errors
  • Surgical mistakes like operating on the wrong body part
  • Mistakes with anesthesia dosing
  • Medication errors and pharmacy mixups
  • Failure to diagnose cancer or other serious illness
  • Ignoring symptoms of infections
  • Improper medical device usage
  • Nursing home neglect or abuse
  • Many other preventable errors

Let our medical malpractice lawyers investigate what went wrong in your particular case. We fight to hold all negligent parties fully accountable.

Identifying Liable Parties in Medical Negligence Cases

Medical malpractice lawsuits often involve multiple liable healthcare providers who contributed to the patient's injuries through negligence. Some potential liable parties in medical negligence claims include:

  • Doctors (surgeons, anesthesiologists, OBGYNs, ER doctors, specialists, etc.)
  • Nurses and nurse practitioners
  • Hospitals and health systems
  • Nursing homes, extended care facilities, and rehab centers
  • Medical clinics
  • Medical technicians
  • Physical therapists
  • Pharmacies and pharmacists
  • Medical device manufacturers

Our experienced medical malpractice lawyers work to identify all healthcare providers and entities responsible for the errors that harmed you or your loved one. We name them in the lawsuit and pursue accountability and maximum compensation through settlements or jury verdicts.

Do not hesitate to reach out to our Pacific Grove medical malpractice lawyers for help identifying potential defendants in your case. We can help you understand who made key mistakes and should be named in a claim.

Let Our Medical Injury Lawyers Help

Don't go it alone against the healthcare companies and insurance agencies. You need experienced medical malpractice lawyers on your side. Moseley Collins Law provides aggressive representation to clients harmed by medical negligence in Pacific Grove and communities throughout Northern California. We have the resources and strategic experience to successfully build strong cases and maximize compensation for your injuries. Contact us today to learn more about how we can help you recover the money damages you deserve.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)What qualifies as medical malpractice in Pacific Grove?

Medical malpractice occurs when a healthcare professional breaches the standard of care when treating you. This means the doctor, nurse, pharmacist, or other provider failed to provide the level of care reasonably expected in the situation based on established medical protocols and standards. Mistakes, carelessness, neglect, errors in judgment, and other acts of negligence that result in injury qualify as malpractice.

What types of injuries lead to medical malpractice lawsuits in Pacific Grove?

Some examples of injuries from malpractice that may warrant a lawsuit include:

  • Birth injuries like cerebral palsy, Erb's palsy, or shoulder dystocia
  • Surgical mistakes and procedure complications
  • Hospital acquired infections and sepsis
  • Medication errors and pharmacy mixups
  • Misdiagnosis or delayed diagnosis of cancer or other serious illnesses
  • Negligence leading to heart attacks, strokes, infections, amputations, paralysis, brain damage, and other catastrophic harm

If you suffered a serious avoidable injury because your doctor or other healthcare provider made mistakes or violated the standard of care, you may have a legitimate malpractice claim in Pacific Grove.

How much do Pacific Grove medical malpractice lawyers charge to handle claims?

Our firm handles malpractice cases on a contingency fee basis. This means you pay no upfront legal fees. We only collect a fee if we obtain a settlement or verdict awarding you compensation for your injuries. The fee would come out of those proceeds.

What damages can I recover in a Pacific Grove medical negligence lawsuit?

If our lawyers prove malpractice caused your injury, you may recover compensation for:

  • Past and future medical expenses
  • Lost wages
  • Loss of future earning capacity
  • Pain and suffering
  • Disability or disfigurement
  • Emotional distress
  • Home modifications for accessibility
  • Other economic and non-economic losses

The value of your claim depends on the severity of your injury and losses. Our Pacific Grove medical malpractice lawyers will pursue maximum compensation to cover all your damages.

How long do I have to file a medical malpractice claim in California?

Under California law, you normally have one year from the date of injury to file a claim. There may be exceptions to this deadline, however. Contact us immediately if you think you have a malpractice case, as timing is critical.

Can I still get a free consultation if I don't live in Pacific Grove?

Absolutely. We offer free consultations to anyone injured by medical negligence in Northern California. Our lawyers represent clients from all over California hurt by medical malpractice. Contact us for a free case review.

Don't wait to get help from an experienced Pacific Grove medical malpractice lawyer. Call Moseley Collins Law today at (800) 426-5546 for a free consultation. We will review your case details and help determine the best legal options.

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