Do I need a lawyer to file a medical malpractice lawsuit in NJ or PA?

First of all, why would you want to file a medical malpractice lawsuit on your own?! Do I believe that an average, intelligent person can handle their own divorce or file suit in small claims court?  Absolutely.  However, when it comes to medical malpractice lawsuits, I firmly believe that a person must be represented by an experienced trial attorney. Most licensed attorneys won’t even take a medical malpractice case because they are so complicated and risky.  Hospitals have deep pockets and hire only the best lawyers to handle their medical malpractice suits.  These attorneys have exceptional trial skills and comprehensive medical … [Read more...]