Michigan Medical Malpractice Lawyer

Michigan Malpractice Lawyer

The plaintiff in a medical malpractice case is the party who suffered damages as a result of the intentional, careless, or negligent acts of a doctor, hospital, or other medical professional. The latter is the defendant in a medical malpractice case.  The area of medical malpractice law is extremely complex and costly. Mistakes made during surgery, anesthesia or any other medical procedure may warrant medical malpractice lawsuits. A health care professional's failure to properly diagnose and treat a patient's illness may also be grounds for a medical malpractice lawsuit. Emergency rooms, obstetrics and gynecology practices and surgeons are most often the defendants in medical malpractice lawsuits. Medical malpractice lawsuits are subject to different laws and regulations than typical personal injury claims such as auto accidents. There are very strict statutes of limitation that regulate the time in which medical malpractice lawsuits can be filed. A qualified and skilled medical malpractice attorney has detailed knowledge of the laws and knows how to protect your rights while help you discover your options in medical malpractice lawsuits. An experienced Michigan malpractice lawyer can help build a strong case that will increase the likelihood that you will be justly compensated for your injuries. Contact a Lansing malpractice attorney at The Nichols Law Firm in East Lansing, Michigan today.

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Ms. Schiller-Nichols' practice focuses on litigation in the areas of personal injury including automobile negligence, medical malpractice, wrongful death, and dog bite

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We are skilled, experienced and committed to resuts in both the serious and misdemenor criminal case

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We have successfully represented clients with serious and traumatic injuries

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Peer Recognition

Mike Nichols is a national leader in drunk driving defense. He is a member of the Forensic Committee and Michigan delegate to the National College for DUI Defense. He is also a Sustaining Member of the College. Nichols is also a founding member of the Michigan Association of OWI Attorneys; a member of the American Chemical Society; an associate member of he American Academy of Forensic Science, Adjunct Professor of Forensic Evidence in Criminal Law and OWI Law and Practice at Cooley Law School. He is also author of the West OWI Practice book and several chapters in other books on science and the law.

Mike Nichols is recognized by his peers in Michigan as a “SuperLawyer” in DUI/Criminal Defense. Nichols has also been asked to speak at conferences by groups such as the NCDD; Various Bar Associations in other states.