Birth Injury


Birth injury claims require experienced legal counsel from a lawyer who is fully capable of handling one of the most complex types of claims within medical malpractice. It is imperative that your attorney is intimately familiar with the medical procedures and steps medical care providers take in providing care to a pregnant woman and her baby.

At Weisman, Kennedy & Berris Co., L.P.A., we provide compassionate care to all of our clients, but we understand that people who come to us for consultations regarding birth injuries have experienced a tragedy unlike any other. Emotions run high when the welfare of a permanently injured child is involved. Our Cleveland birth injury attorneys are experienced in handling a range of medical malpractice and personal injury cases, and we are knowledgeable and informed birth injury lawyers.

More than anything, securing the future of your child is our top priority. We will fight tirelessly to obtain a fair resolution for your case and seek maximum compensation for injuries, but the health of you and your child comes first.

Working for Justice, Preparing for Success

Birth injuries require quick action, and we are prepared to provide the responsiveness your success depends on. With more than 50 years of experience pursuing personal injury claims in Ohio, we have taken it upon ourselves to gain substantial knowledge in many medical fields. Our clients benefit from our education, resources and passion.

We independently investigate the causes of your injury or wrongful death case, collaborate with medical and economic experts, and prepare to take your case wherever necessary. We can pursue the maximum compensation you deserve while ensuring the best possible health for you and your child.

Deviations from standards of care by medical professionals or facilities can cause severe injury, including medical expenses, pain and suffering, future disability expenses and others. Our nationally-recognized attorneys are fully capable of pursuing your best interests relating to a variety of birth injuries, including:

  • Eclampsia
  • Preeclampsia
  • Prenatal care errors
  • Facial paralysis
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Erb’s palsy
  • Brachial plexus palsy
  • Klumpke’s palsy
  • Shoulder dystocia
  • Fetal distress
  • Brain injury during birth
  • Fetal death/stillbirth
  • C-section errors
  • Errors inducing labor and misuse of instruments
  • Other injuries during birth

Contact Us Today

We pursue the recovery our clients and their families need, against any hospital, doctor, or other medical provider responsible for damaging injuries. Our work and our case results speak for themselves. Contact today at 216-781-1111 or toll free at 800-475-1189 to schedule a free initial consultation with an accomplished medical malpractice attorney who takes the time to understand your needs and sculpt a customized strategy for your case.