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Baltimore Medical Malpractice Attorney and Nursing Home Lawyer

When it comes to medical malpractice and Nursing Home Negligence cases, Stecco Law, P.C. levels the playing field for victims and their families. Medical providers typically have powerful legal teams working for them, but Stecco Law, P.C. is as formidable because, not long ago, we were that powerful legal defense team. Carlos G. Stecco previously spent more than a decade defending doctors, hospitals and other health care professionals. Now, he fights exclusively for victims and their families. We know most of the defense attorneys, how they think and the strategies they likely will pursue in attempting to defeat a claim. We put that knowledge to work to help our clients get answers and results.

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Types Of Cases:

The majority of our cases fall under the categories of medical malpractice, birth injury, or Nursing Home Negligence, but we also take on a wide variety of cases that might not be listed here. “Medical malpractice” can encompass a large area of other types of legal issues, so if you feel that you or a loved one have a potential case, call us today for a free consultation.

Medical Malpractice

  • Delay in treatment/triage in ER
  • Emergency room errors
  • Delay in Diagnosis
  • Delay in performance of diagnostic studies
  • Delay in obtaining consultations
  • Delay in performing surgery
  • Paralysis
  • Heart attack
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Birth Injury

  • Brachial plexus injuries
  • Brain damage/injury
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Death
  • Developmental disorders
  • Group B strep and other maternal infections
  • Neurologic impairment
  • Preeclampsia
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Wrongful death

  • Monetary losses
  • Lost future earnings
  • Mental anguish
  • Emotional pain and suffering
  • Loss of society, companionship, comfort, protection, marital care, parental care, filial care, attention, advice, counsel, training, guidance or education
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Nursing Home Negligence

  • Amputations
  • Bedsores (skin ulcers)
  • Dehydration
  • Failure to act upon blood work results
  • Medication errors
  • Failure to meet basic personal needs
  • Failure to monitor
  • Failure to monitor blood work
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Medical Malpractice

  • Delay in treatment/triage in ER
  • Emergency room errors
  • Delay in Diagnosis
  • Delay in performance of diagnostic studies
  • Delay in obtaining consultations
  • Delay in performing surgery
  • Paralysis
  • Heart attack

Birth Injury

  • Brachial plexus injuries
  • Brain damage/injury
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Death
  • Developmental disorders
  • Group B strep and other maternal infections
  • Neurologic impairment
  • Preeclampsia

Wrongful death

  • Monetary losses
  • Lost future earnings
  • Mental anguish
  • Emotional pain and suffering
  • Loss of society, companionship, comfort, protection, marital care, parental care, filial care, attention, advice, counsel, training, guidance or education

Nursing Home Negligence

  • Amputations
  • Bedsores (skin ulcers)
  • Dehydration
  • Failure to act upon blood work results
  • Medication errors
  • Failure to meet basic personal needs
  • Failure to monitor
  • Failure to monitor blood work

Recent Case Results

Our medical malpractice attorneys are proud of the work we do and the results we achieve. Below are some of the
outcomes of our cases and snapshots of some of the cases we are working on.

$4.3 million

Improper management of labor and delivery resulting in cerebral palsy in a newborn.

$3.1 million

Failure to diagnose and treat infection in an emergency room in Washington, DC leading...

$1.1 million

Failure to diagnose and treat a stroke in a hospital emergency room.

$1.0 million

Paralysis after a delay in diagnosis and treatment of a spinal bleed.

$900,000

Improper management of post-operative bleeding at a Baltimore City hospital causing...

$900,000

Foot drop and nerve damage in leg following hip replacement surgery.

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6 Reasons to Choose Us

One of the most important factors in winning a medical negligence case is understanding the science and medicine involved. As Baltimore medical malpractice lawyers, we have spent years working with medical experts, sifting through medical records and reading studies and journals, absorbing the scientific knowledge required to discover the truth. We even have a board-certified physician on staff to assist our legal team with case reviews, analysis of medical records and trial preparation.

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EXPERIENCE

We level the playing field for our clients.  Carlos G. Stecco previously spent more than a decade defending doctors, hospitals and other health care professionals. Now, he fights exclusively for victims and their families. 

MEDICAL MALPRACTICE LAW

We have spent years working with medical experts, sifting through medical records and reading studies and journals, absorbing the scientific knowledge required to discover the truth.

COMPASSION

We want to get to know people, understand the difficulties they face and get them help.  We earn our clients’ trust by being attentive to details, answering their questions and remaining at their side through the entire legal process.

PERSONAL SERVICE

Clients meet directly with an attorney, not a paralegal or other staff member.

FREE CONSULTATION

Stecco Law takes cases on a contingency fee basis, which means you pay no attorney fees unless we recover on your behalf. There are no upfront costs and no hidden fees.

RESULTS

We find answers as to what happened while always striving to get the best possible results for our clients.

You and your staff are very caring, never too busy to talk whenever we called, answered all of our questions and concerns in language we could understand and kept us up to date on all aspects of our case. Very professional, courteous and I feel like we have become good friends during this process. Carlos and his staff made us feel very comfortable with the whole process – we were at ease and understood the direction our case would take. Carlos did a very professional. . .

- D.PBaltimore, MD—Failure to Diagnose

"I can now officially say that I can move on with my life and as I’ve said before, you and your staff’s assistance with this case went beyond words of appreciation. I’ll be forever grateful and I’ll never; never forget the hard work you put into this case. It’s been a true pleasure having you as my lawyer and if anyone is in need of a medical malpractice lawyer, I’ll make sure to point them in your direction."

- V.R.Baltimore, MD (Wrongful Death-Failure to Diagnose)

"Carlos is the only person I had contact with. He was very forthright and honest in all of his dealings with me. I appreciated his candor. I was treated with respect; he realized I was hurting! I am quite pleased with my overall outcome."

- C.H.Baltimore, MD (Surgical Error)

"Attorney Stecco definitely exceeded our expectation with thorough research and expert knowledge. His communication engages the family into all possibilities concerning the case. He does not give you false hope; he is firm and direct. We were treated professionally from start to finish. We were very satisfied at our first encounter. Attorney Stecco is truly an attorney you can be comfortable retaining because he always put the concerns of his clients first."

- W.C.Washington, D.C. (Wrongful Death—Surgical Error)

"I believe your firm provided my family with the utmost of counsel. The loss of my father was extremely devastating but your firm’s empathy softened our loss. I would say the service was impeccable. We received service that was professional and expedient. I thought that we could run into 2015 before receiving any resolution and that was far from the case. We were greeted with warmth and friendliness. I felt empathy that our case would be handled with great care. I would say just keep. . .

- P. C.Washington, D.C. (Wrongful Death—Surgical Error)

The Experienced Baltimore and DC Law Firm

One of the most important factors in winning a medical negligence case is understanding the science and medicine involved. As Baltimore medical malpractice lawyers, we have spent years working with medical experts, sifting through medical records and reading studies and journals, absorbing the scientific knowledge required to discover the truth. We even have a board-certified physician on staff to assist our legal team with case reviews, analysis of medical records and trial preparation.

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