All i want 4xmas is an attny.who will sue 4me,2 medical facilities where i sustained injuries although not fatal or catastropic.

Asked over 1 year ago - Orange, NJ

4/11- a nurse tripped over my wheelchair while entering my room as i sat in my bed at a sub-acute causing me multiple severe strains,and soft tissue injuries according to the local e.r. i was taken to shortly there afterwards... 5/11- transported by e.m.s. from the sub-acute to another local e.r. for x-rays and while there,given a large dose of morphine failing to notice that i had several fentanal patches on my chest,making me lose consciousness lasting approx.22hrs. i still have pain,numbness and tingling in multiple extremities and nightmares...

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the e.r.risk management office where i was overdosed offered to buy me dinner as compensation... should i accept?!

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  1. Christian K. Lassen II

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    Answered . Sure, you can search Avvo's "find a lawyer" tool for a lawyer in Orange.

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  2. Matthew Louis Solomon

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    Answered . It sounds like from your facts that you may possibly have a mal practice case. I would contact a local malpractice / personal injury attorney before you accept any dinner or compensation from the party that you claim injured you.

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  3. Michael Ryan Juarez

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    Answered . Before accepting the dinner invitation determine if you have a case by retaining an attorney who can investigate the events mentioned. Many attorneys offer free consultations. You can search for an attorney in your area right here on avvo.

    -Michael R. Juarez Law Office of Juarez and Schaeffer PO Box 16216 San Diego, CA 92105 (619) 804-4327 www.jslaw.... more
  4. Michael A Ferrara Jr

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    Answered . There is no free lunch. Call Abbott Brown in West Orange and tell him I suggested you call. Good luck.

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  5. David J. McCormick

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    Answered . You need to talk to a local malpractice attorney before getting your free dinner. Look right here at www.avvo.com

    Good luck.

    DISCLAIMER: David J. McCormick is licensed to practice law in the State of Wisconsin and this answer is being... more
  6. Kenneth Lee LaBore

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    Answered . You very well may have a malpractice case, the question is are your damages sufficient to justify the costs and your time and risks to you for defense costs, etc.

    I would find a local attorney through AVVO for a review of your case

    AVVO DISCLAIMER I am licensed in Minnesota only and my answers on Avvo assume Minnesota law. The answers I... more

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