Los Angeles Medical Malpractice Lawyer
Over $500 Million Recovered for Clients
Bostwick & Peterson, LLP is a full-service law firm that represents victims of medical malpractice and birth injuries for more than 60 years. Our firm's Los Angeles medical malpractice attorneys have proven themselves among the most accomplished in the nation, and have helped hundreds of victims and families successfully through their legal journeys.
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Our firm is committed to representing individuals who have become the victim of some form of negligence at the hands of medical professionals. We believe in fighting hard to see that our clients receive the compensation they need to live full and happy after their injury.
A Proven Medical Malpractice Firm
Bostwick & Peterson, LLP is one of leading medical malpractice law firms in the nation. Over the years, our legal team has earned a number of nationally recognized achievements and awards, including:
- Named among"Best Law Firms" by U.S. News
- Recognized by Super Lawyers® Magazine, an achievement held by less than 5% of attorneys
- AV® Rated by Martindale-Hubbell® - peer review rating of professional skill and ethics
- We have recovered over $500 million in verdicts and settlements on behalf of our clients
- Trial Lawyers "Presidential Award of Merit" for the largest verdict of its types in California
- James Bostwick was named Trial Lawyer of the Year in 2012 and 2013
Representing Medical Malpractice Victims in Los Angeles, CA
We focus our efforts on medical malpractice lawsuits. Listed below are just some of the many types of cases we handle:
At Bostwick & Peterson, LLP, we have achieved a number of successful results in cases involving birth injuries, including record-setting verdicts at their time in California, Hawaii, Colorado, and Washington. We understand the emotional nature of birth injury cases, which is why we go above and beyond to support clients through these difficult times. We handle the full range of birth injury cases, including those involving:
At Bostwick & Peterson LLP, we understand your rights as a patient and are devoted to helping mothers and children who have suffered a birth injury because of careless doctors. For every 1,000 children born in the United States, 6.68 instances of birth trauma occur. While some of these situations are the result of natural causes, others are the result of medical negligence. A child and its mother should never suffer an unnecessary injury during delivery, especially if the trauma is avoidable. Medical malpractice can cause or amplify birth injury.
Malpractice Attorney Serving Los Angeles, Long Beach & Santa Monica
Our firm is headed by James S. Bostwick & Erik L. Peterson, two highly-regarded California lawyers.
James S. Bostwick
Mr. Bostwick has been certified as a medical malpractice specialist by the American Board of Professional Liability and he has set several local, state and national records for settlements and jury verdicts on behalf of his clients. He is a past President for the International Academy of Trial Lawyers and an invited member of the "Inner Circle of Advocates," an organization made up of the top 100 plaintiffs lawyers in the country.
Erik L. Peterson
Mr. Peterson is listed in Super Lawyers® and he has received Martindale-Hubbell's highest rating for his legal ability and professional ethics. He is also a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America, which is an invitation-only trial lawyer society, consisting of less than one-half of one percent of all American lawyers.
Contact Bostwick & Peterson, LLP
When you choose Bostwick & Peterson, LLP, you can be confident in attorneys who are fully committed to you and your cause. We aggressively pursue each case because we understand how important your claim and case are to you and your family, as well as your future health, medical care, and ability to live your life.
If you or a loved one has been seriously injured as a result of medical malpractice, contact Bostwick & Peterson, LLP at our firm today and schedule your FREE confidential consultation.
Our attorneys proudly serve clients throughout Los Angeles, Long Beach and Santa Monica, California