How Can a Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect Lawyer Help?
Find out your rights from Attorney Waldman and his team
You trusted a nursing home to keep your loved one safe. That trust was broken. Nursing home abuse and neglect affects families nationwide, and we do our part to help the families affected in our community. If you’re feeling lost, a nursing home abuse and neglect attorney can help.
If you suspect any form of nursing home abuse in Pennsylvania, take action. At Hal Waldman & Associates, our legal team cares for your loved ones like family. We want to support and guide you through this dark time so you don’t have to handle it alone. Protect your legal rights. Contact us today for a free consultation.
Exploring all your legal options
Taking legal action doesn’t always mean someone will file a lawsuit. There are many legal options available to someone who may have a nursing home abuse and neglect case on their hands. An experienced attorney can break down these options and help you choose the best suited for your situation.
Help you report the abuse
You don’t need an attorney to report nursing home abuse or neglect, but we can help. Reporting abuse can be tricky. There are many options for reporting the abuse, and the forms can be confusing. A nursing home abuse and neglect attorney can help you complete the necessary forms and ensure the report gets sent to the proper authorities.
Investigate your case
A nursing home abuse and neglect attorney can assist in investigating your case by looking into the details and collecting evidence. We know what to look for and can talk to witnesses, review records, and gather information that supports your claim. This evidence is crucial for building a strong case and showing what happened. Our expertise can help uncover hidden information and present a clear picture of the situation, ensuring your concerns are appropriately addressed.
Identify responsible parties
A nursing home abuse and neglect attorney can help identify the parties responsible for the mistreatment of your loved one. Usually, the facility is responsible, but they may not be the only liable party. Our attorneys can review records, interview witnesses, and examine the care provided to pinpoint who might be responsible for the abuse or neglect.
Offer support and guidance
Your nursing home abuse and neglect attorney will fight hard to ensure the best possible outcome for your case. We can also offer support and guidance during a difficult and emotional time. We will listen to your concerns and answer your questions so you’re never left in the dark. We will also explain the legal process in simple terms, helping you understand your rights and options to help you make informed decisions.
Take legal action on your behalf
A nursing home abuse and neglect attorney can help you take action by guiding you through the legal process, which might include filing a lawsuit or pursuing other legal options. They'll help you understand whether pursuing legal action suits your situation and explain the potential outcomes.
If you decide to proceed, we will handle the necessary paperwork, gather evidence, and build a strong case. We’ll represent your interests in negotiations and court proceedings, working to hold those responsible accountable for the harm experienced by your loved one.
Hal Waldman & Associates is here to help
Residents who have suffered nursing home abuse and neglect deserve compensation, but that doesn’t mean seeking compensation is straightforward. An experienced Pittsburgh nursing home abuse and neglect attorney at Hal Waldman & Associates can help guide you to the maximum compensation your family deserves. Contact us today for a free consultation.