The world of modern medicine has moved lightyears beyond where we were just a century ago. Whereas even simple conditions such as infections were
Over 8 million individuals receive some form of long-term health care, as noted by the National Center on Caregiving. Keeping those statistics in mind,
Our elderly loved ones are important members of our family. Making the decision to place them in a nursing home is never easy, but
The COVID-19 pandemic has been a testing time for all of us in New York. If you have a parent or other elderly relative
Falls & Fractures in Nursing Homes - How They Happen and Who is Responsible If you’ve ever had a call from a nursing home
How Much is an Average Bedsore Lawsuit Settlement? The prevalence of elderly and immobile individuals suffering bedsore wounds in nursing homes and other care
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What to Do If Your Parent Falls at a Nursing Home? Unfortunately, if your parent is in a nursing home in the United States
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Do I Have a Wrongful Death Case? It’s not uncommon for loved ones to be left feeling that the actions or negligence of another
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My attorney was meticulous, intelligent, and had an exceptional demeanor with the judge and jurors. When the Jury verdict was returned in our favor I hugged my lawyer and cried. It wasn’t just the money that was so satisfying, it was being in the Courtroom with the doctor and their lawyers when the Judge told them the jury found them responsible.
We were not only pleased with the monetary award, but to see these facilities held accountable, we finally had some closure. I would recommend Sinel & Olesen, PLLC, to any family with a case involving bedsores or medical issues against a nursing home or hospital.
Elliot Sinel was our trial attorney and our whole family watched the jury trial unfold for two weeks. Watching our lawyer cross exam the defendant doctors and nurses and exposing their neglect in the care for our father gave us all a great sense of satisfaction. The jury awarded us a tremendous sum of money and we all felt vindicated…
Sinel & Olesen, PLLC, never told me to settle, instead they brought the case to trial and combined, a jury gave us close to a million dollars. I was very impressed by the trial attorney and the medical expert surgeon that my lawyers brought to court to testify.
Before the case went to trial, Elliot Sinel convinced the insurance company for the nursing home to pay us a large award. My sisters and I always knew that the medical negligence caused my father to suffer. The settlement gave us a feeling that the facility finally acknowledged their wrongdoing…