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A Prestigious California Law Firm

Misdiagnosing Cancer

Medical Malpractice Attorney in Los Angeles

Nothing is scarier than hearing you or a loved one has cancer. We all know that early diagnosis and treatment is the key to beating cancer. However, if your doctor fails to diagnose that you have cancer, or misdiagnoses you with something else, you will not be getting the treatment you need when you need it. Patients have a much higher chance of beating cancer if it is caught in the early stages. If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with cancer, after a doctor initially failed to diagnose it, you may have a medical malpractice claim on your hands.

Treatment for late stage cancer is exponentially more expensive and dangerous than treatment for early stage cancer. If you have been misdiagnosed, you may find yourself struggling under the financial burden of surgery and chemotherapy treatments. You owe it to yourself and your family to seek compensation from the doctors who failed to properly diagnose you by contacting a Los Angeles medical malpractice attorney from our firm as soon as possible.

Misdiagnosis and failure to diagnose are two of the most devastating problems that can occur when you seek medical treatment from a doctor. When the condition turns out to be cancer, the situation is much worse. Our firm is dedicated to helping our clients fight their medical malpractice suits. Let us handle your case so that you can rest and recover from the harrowing experience you have been though.

Los Angeles Medical Malpractice Lawyer

At Bostwick & Peterson LLP, we understand the difficulties you are facing right now. Battling cancer requires your full amount of energy and time. Let us fight your malpractice case, while you fight your illness. We may be able to get you the compensation you need to pay for your medical bills and expensive treatments, as well as lost wages, pain and suffering as a result of your misdiagnosis.

Contact a Los Angeles medical malpractice attorney if your or a loved one suffered due to a cancer misdiagnosis.

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Testimonials From Our Clients

  • “A hundred times over would recommend working with Erik. He is very knowledgeable, professional, prompt, and direct. A solid lawyer.”


  • “The difference between Jim and all the other firms — he does not give up until he is satisfied.”

    Former Client

  • “Mr. Peterson, along with his team, helped us navigate the legal system and were always prompt in their follow-ups and with any questions we had.”


  • “You simply can't go wrong trusting your case to this man.”

    Former Client

  • “James Bostwick is a blue-chip plaintiff’s personal injury lawyer.”

    Dennis Suplee

What Sets Bostwick & Peterson, LLP Apart?

  • Over $750 Million Recovered for Our Clients
  • Record-Setting Birth Injury Verdicts & Settlements in Four States
  • We Have Received the Trial Lawyers "Presidential Award of Merit"
  • We Have Been Included in the List of "Best Lawyers in America" by U.S. News - Best Lawyers®
  • Attorney James Bostwick Is a Certified Specialist by the American Board of Professional Liability
  • We Are Members of the Inner Circle of Advocates, Which Is the Nation’s Top 100 Plaintiff Lawyers