California Hospital Elder Abuse Lawyer

California Hospital Elder Abuse Lawyer

Hospital elder abuse cases are often extremely involved and can potentially encompass numerous parties, which is why it is so important for anyone facing a matter of hospital abuse to speak with an experienced California elder abuse lawyer who has successfully handled countless such cases. Our legal team is prepared to effectively guide you through every step of the legal process.

Signs of Elder Abuse in Hospitals

Some of the most common signs of elder abuse in hospitals are as follows:

  • Falls and fractures
  • Bedsores
  • Dehydration/malnutrition
  • Significant weight loss
  • Infections
  • Unexplained bruises or broken bones
  • Medication errors or overmedication
  • Wandering or elopement

Why Cowdrey & Jenkins, LLP?

Sean D. Cowdrey and Spencer H. Jenkins are experienced trial attorneys and have successfully handled numerous elder abuse cases in hospitals, nursing homes, and other elder care facilities. Cowdrey Jenkins, LLP separates itself from the pack by being one of the only California law firms that solely focuses on elder abuse cases. It is not just one of our practice areas–it is our sole focus and passion. Elder abuse cases are very complex, and having an experienced elder abuse lawyer gives you the best chance at success. Contact Cowdrey Jenkins, LLP to get the right attorney on your side.

Statute of Limitations for Elder Abuse Claims

The statute of limitations for elder abuse claims in California is, typically, two years. This means that all those looking to pursue such claims must do so within two years of the date the act of abuse occurred. Waiting past the two-year mark will most likely result in the plaintiff losing his or her right to sue.

Contact a California Hospital Elder Abuse Lawyer

The bottom line is that anyone facing an elder abuse case involving a hospital should strongly consider retaining a knowledgeable California hospital elder abuse lawyer. Contact the lawyers at Cowdrey Jenkins, LLP today to learn more about how they can assist you through every step of the legal process ahead.