If you or a loved one has suffered due to problems with prescription medication due to medical malpractice, it can have serious consequences for your health and financial well being. It may be difficult to recover the funds needed to cover treatment and damages. Our experienced injury attorneys can help you navigate the challenges you may be facing and fight for the compensation you deserve.
Your Condition May Worsen
A defective drug can leave you with devastating side effects. These can require emergency care and long-term recovery. In severe cases, these defective drugs can even lead to death.
No One Wants to Take Responsibility
When you’re hurt, you may have trouble identifying the at-fault party. They may try to shift blame or pin their mistakes on you to avoid paying for their carelessness.
Your Costs Are Piling Up
If they’re not willing to pay, you may be the one suffering for their actions. Recovery from a drug defect can be costly and may take time, leaving you in a bad financial state.
You’re Frustrated and Suffering
That’s a frustrating position, and it may not be one you have the tools to get out of. The good news is the Louthian Law Firm, P.A. can help.
How can the Louthian Law firm, P.A. help me?
When you’re suffering because of a defective drug, you may be worried about taking the next step to speak with a lawyer. How do you know what law firm is right for you, and what makes the team at the Louthian Law Firm, P.A. stand out?
We keep our clients happy
Our clients are our top priority. You shouldn’t have to struggle for answers from your lawyer. That’s why we’ve maintained a 98 percent client satisfaction rating—you shouldn’t have to accept poor customer service during one of the most difficult times in your life. We’ll help make your case as easy as possible.
We don’t settle for less
Plenty of lawyers are happy to settle your case as soon as possible. But we don’t just settle quickly—we fight for every penny you’re due when a prescription drug harms you. Your costs should all be covered, and we’re willing to do what it takes to settle fairly, not just quickly.
We’ve been in business for decades
We’re not new to the courtroom—with ninety years of combined experience, we’ve built a selection of tools and resources to help your claim succeed. When your future is at stake, wouldn’t you prefer a lawyer with a history of success on your side? We can put our experience to work for your case.
What do I do after prescription drug injuries?
You may be sure you’re hurt or ill, but what can you do? The lawyers at the Louthian Law Firm, P.A. understand that your first steps after an accident or illness can be difficult. We help our clients take the next steps:
Seek out medical attention
Your illness may not get better without emergency care. Acting now can help your doctors move fast. Seeking help now can slow the effects of the drugs and prove that something made you ill.
Determine the cause of your injuries or illness
You may have several prescriptions to track, and you may not know the root of your illness. Your lawyer can help you pinpoint the cause and the party responsible for the mistake.
Track your suffering
The effects of prescription drug injuries aren’t always obvious. Because of this, measuring your symptoms and keeping track of their progress can help you and your lawyer calculate your damages accurately.
Connect with a lawyer
When you’re hurt by a prescription drug, you may need help. Getting experienced legal counsel on your side can help your case succeed, so reach out before taking your claim to court.
Connect with a prescription drug injury lawyer in Columbia
Prescription drugs can be dangerous, but what can you do about that? With the lawyers at the Louthian Law Firm, P.A., you have options. We’ll pursue the funds you need for recovering from a prescription drug injury, while you focus on your health and your family. Start with a free consultation by calling 803-592-6231 or by filling out the following online contact form.
Columbia prescription drug injury FAQ
Is getting a prescription drug injury lawyer worth it?
A defective drug injury can be difficult to fight. You may not have the tools you need, and you may not be experienced in the courtroom. Your lawyer has the tools to make your case a success, while you focus your time and energy on yourself and your family.
Do I still have to pay if my case isn’t a success?
You shouldn’t have to pay out of pocket for a defective drug claim. That’s why we’re paid through contingency fees. If you don’t win, we don’t get paid. That takes some of the financial pressure off you if your prescription drug injury claim isn’t a success.
Can I sue over severe side effects?
In some cases, your side effects may have been more severe than expected, or your doctor may have failed to warn you about the severity of the side effects you may experience. If you would have avoided these severe side effects with the right attention, you may be eligible for a lawsuit
What are class action lawsuits?
When companies manufacture dangerous prescriptions, that defective drug may impact multiple parties, leaving them injured and suffering. In these cases, you may have grounds to be part of a mass tort or class action lawsuit, where multiple injured parties sue for their funds. Your lawyer can help you determine whether you’re eligible.
How do I know I’m getting a fair settlement offer?
When you’re hurt by a defective drug, you may have concerns about the value of your settlement. You need a settlement that covers all the damage suffered, and that can be difficult to determine. Talk to a lawyer about determining the value of your damages to ensure you’re getting the funds you’re due.