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Quick Medical Malpractice Settlements Are Quite Rare - Info from Virginia Medical Malpractice Attorney

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Many clients who have suffered serious injuries from medical malpractice ask how long a case will take and if it's possible to obtain a quick medical malpractice settlement. The answer is that most medical malpractice/surgical error cases take over a year to be resolved and a quick resolution is an exception to the rule. Why? There are multiple factors, but two prominent factors include the veto clause that doctors possess when determining whether to settle  case and the fact that settlements are recorded in a national data bank available to all hospitals. Watch this video to learn more.

Richard N. Shapiro
Personal Injury & Wrongful Death Lawyer Serving Va Beach, Norfolk, Chesapeake & all of Virginia
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