אבי לוטן - עורך דין לתביעות רשלנות רפואית. המשרד הוקם ב-1986 ומאז צבר ידע רב ומוניטין בתחום הנזיקין בכלל והרשלנות הרפואית בפרט. מאז הקמתו, הגיע המשרד להישגים עצומים תוך השפעה ישירה על ראשי הנזק המוכרים בפסיקה, קביעת תקדימים משפטיים חשובים ומעל לכל, השגת פיצויים גבוהים ומיטביים עבור הלקוחות.
Medical Malpractice Attorney in Israel - Avi Lotan Office
Our firm represents plaintiffs only, with a focus and expertise in treating very severe injuries, and over the years we have dealt with a large number of cases of paralyzed people that was caused as a result of head injuries or spinal cord as well as injured people suffering from cerebral palsy, birth defects or serious genetic diseases as a result of medical negligence.
In this area we are working on achieving maximum compensation to ensure highest quality of life to the plaintiff and his family and also to maximize the rehabilitation aspects.
Our office works in professional collaboration with first-class medical experts in Israel and abroad, providing in appropriate cases medical opinion to support and establish the claims raised in the lawsuits filed by the firm.
Our firm deals with litigation and appears regularly in various instances, including the Supreme Court.
Over the years the firm has achieved many legal achievements, including heads of damage sets new case law, setting important legal precedents and of course to obtain maximum compensation for our clients.
Main areas of our firm:
Medical Malpractice: Line of central importance to the firm is a medical malpractice at birth (which caused cerebral palsy, mental retardation, serious orthopedic injuries, etc.), pregnancy follow-up medical malpractice (non-disclosure of defects or serious genetic diseases such as Down syndrome, cystic fibrosis, fragile X , Kustf syndrome,familial Dysautonomia, Knwan, SMA, etc.), medical malpractice baby department /NICU, medical malpractice in surgery and brain injuries and paralysis as a result of negligent medical treatment and things alike. In this framework our firm represents primarily special needs children and their families with an emphasis and awareness to the importance of management and rehabilitation assistance and bureaucratic process management with legal proceedings.
In light of our extensive experience in the field, our office manage a internet forum providing information regarding the malpractice in a site called "special place" designed to provide information and support to parents of children with special needs.
Representation of minors with serious disability as a result of medical malpractice requires special expertise and experience in both understanding the mechanism of injury and meeting the unique needs and functional capabilities of each individual, and getting the maximum compensation for the injured, compensation that enables him to continue with the process of rehabilitation and improvement in functional capabilities, achieving high quality of life, and continue live in dignity.
In cases where the injury is very difficult, the amount of damage award could reach over 10 million ₪.
The Amount of compensation includes, inter alia, compensation for the employment of care and nursing care linked to, loss of wages and social benefits, vehicle adapted and special accessories for vehicles, increasing travel expenses , housing adapted to disabled, medical treatment and para - medical (eg, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy , hydrotherapy, psychological treatment, sexual rehabilitation, etc.),expenses for medications, tests and hospitalizations, accessories for the rehabilitation and household goods - long-term care, purchase accessories for hygiene and disposable equipment, expenses for air conditioning needs washing increased and consumption of clothing bedding, pain and suffering and so on.
Other serious bodily injury: Out of Desire to provide optimal service to clients, and in light of our firms rich experience of 25 years, our firm decided to focus on representing injured people who suffers serious personal injury only;
Road Accidents - Our firm represents accident victims suffering from spine(Koodroflgy, Paraplegia, hemiplegic),Traumatic brain injuries (TBI), severe multi system injuries and the like.
Work accidents - Our firm represents many victims who suffer from paralysis and severe multisystem injuries and deaths from work accidents.
Drowning in the sea and bathing sites - Over the years our firm has gained extensive experience in representing victims and their families against the authorities in cases of drowning and accidents at sea and bathing sites. In this framework, our firm represents victims who have suffered spine injuries, brain injuries and cases of drowning to death at sea and bathing sites. Over the years the firm has achieved many legal achievements, while bringing about awareness of authorities and courts and setting precedents on this issue and is working vigorously to achieve the maximum compensation for the drowning events.
Other injuries - Our firm handles special cases where serious bodily injury occurred, such as flight accidents, accidents due to negligence of local authorities and government agencies, personal injury due to environmental hazards and the like.