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August 6, 2022

Wrongful Birth Lawyer: Six Questions to Ask

Wrongful birth is a type of medical malpractice which occurs during genetic testing and/or counseling and results in the birth of a child with severe disabilities or disorders. If you or your partner underwent in vitro fertilization [IVF], or prenatal...

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July 29, 2022

Hurley McKenna & Mertz: 2022 Success Story – $6M Settlement in an Alabama Truck Collision Case

Hurley McKenna & Mertz (HMM) is proud to announce that partner Michael T. Mertz has achieved a $6,000,000 settlement for a 55-year-old Chicago man injured in a head-on collision with a truck in 2019 in Birmingham, Alabama. The Collision On February 4,...

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July 28, 2022

What to Expect When You Hire a Wrongful Birth Lawyer

If you or your partner underwent in vitro fertilization [IVF], or prenatal genetic counseling, and your baby was born with a genetic disorder or birth defects, you may have experienced a wrongful birth due to negligence.  If you have questions...

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July 21, 2022

Why Is Sexual Abuse So Common in the Mormon Church?

Why Is Sexual Abuse So Common in the Mormon Church? Unfortunate instances of sexual abuse within the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (LDS) continue to make headlines, as the long-running pattern of indiscretions among the ranks of the...

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July 14, 2022

How Common Are Birth Injuries?

According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), about 7 in every 1,000 children will suffer from a birth injury. This number does not take into consideration the children who are diagnosed later in life. There are four common types...

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July 7, 2022

Sexual Abuse Signs & Symptoms: How to Know If a Child is at Risk

The sexual abuse of children is a disturbing occurrence that happens all too often, both inside and outside the home. The child, who becomes a victim, may carry the weight of the abuse for years. Furthermore, the effects of the...

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June 30, 2022

Failure to Diagnose Cancer: Can I Sue?

Failure to Diagnose Cancer: Can I Sue? Cancer is a devastating medical diagnosis that is estimated to affect 1.9 million Americans in 2022. It is no secret that the earlier cancer is detected, the better the chances are for the...

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June 23, 2022

Three Signs It’s Time to File a Suit Following a Construction Accident

Three Signs It’s Time to File a Suit Following a Construction Accident Construction accidents are terrifying and can often lead to permanent injury or even death. According to OSHA, construction is a high-hazard industry that encompasses a wide range of...

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