Birth Injury Verdicts & Settlements

Notable Case Results by Our New Mexico Birth Injury Attorneys

Through our years in practice, our birth injury attorneys have represented clients in a wide range of malpractice cases related to birth trauma. Given the considerable medical expenses and cost of ongoing treatment associated with birth injuries, we believe in fighting for full and fair compensation. We have secured a number of multi-million dollar settlements and verdicts for our clients and continue to fight to improve obstetrical care in the United States, to prevent serious birth injuries from affecting future generations.

At National Birth Injury Advocates, our goal is always to represent the child’s interests to the fullest extent, pursuing the compensation needed to provide lifelong care and stability. We are proud of our accomplishments, as they have enabled us to hold at-fault medical providers and professionals accountable for substandard care – while helping those they have harmed to face better and more stable futures.

To learn more about your rights and how we can help you, call (505) 448-0284. Your initial consultation is free and confidential.

    • $22 Million
      $22 Million $22,000,000.00

      A child who suffered severe brain damage resulting in Kernicterus, caused by the hospital’s failure to properly interpret bilirubin levels.

    • $17 Million
      $17 Million $17,000,000.00

      9-year-old suffered brain damage due to a resident physician’s failure to follow attending’s orders.

    • $15.5 Million
      $15.5 Million $15,500,000.00

      Baby boy who suffered brain damage and cerebral palsy due to nurses failing to notify obstetrician that the baby was experiencing fetal distress.

    • $14.2 Million
      $14.2 Million $14,200,000.00

      Baby girl who suffered brain damage and cerebral palsy due to nurse failing to follow hospital policy.

    • $12.6 Million
      $12.6 Million $12,600,000.00

      Baby girl diagnosed with cerebral palsy after obstetrician failed to respond to signs of fetal distress.

    • $9 M
      $9 M $9,000,000.00
    • $9 Million
      $9 Million $9,000,000.00

      A child who suffered severe brain damage resulting in cerebral palsy. The child was delivered by emergency cesarean section following uterine rupture.

    • $7.5 Million
      $7.5 Million $7,500,000.00

      Baby boy who suffered brain damage and cerebral palsy due to doctor failing to recognize fetal distress on fetal heart monitor.

    • $5.5 Million
      $5.5 Million $5,500,000.00

      Baby girl who suffered brain damage and cerebral palsy due to fetal-maternal hemorrhage.

    • $5 Million
      $5 Million $5,000,000.00

      Newborn diagnosed with severe cerebral palsy related to umbilical cord prolapse.

    • $4.5 Million
      $4.5 Million $4,500,000.00

      38-year old man suffered severe brain damage when doctors failed to diagnose an aneurysm.

    • $4.3 Million
      $4.3 Million $4,300,000.00

      Baby boy who suffered brain damage and cerebral palsy due to placental abruption.

    • $3.75 Million
      $3.75 Million $3,750,000.00

      Baby boy diagnosed with cerebral palsy after obstetrician ignored extreme fetal weight, leading to complications and a prolonged period in which the child’s heart did not beat.

    • $3 Million
      $3 Million $3,000,000.00

      Family of woman who died as result of obstetrician and nurse failing to recognize severe preeclampsia.

    • $2.8 Million
      $2.8 Million $2,800,000.00

      16-year-old girl paralyzed due to the failure to recognize spina bifida prior to surgery.

    • $2.75 Million
      $2.75 Million $2,750,000.00

      Baby boy who suffered brain damage as result in delay in diagnosis of bacterial meningitis.

    • $2.6 Million
      $2.6 Million $2,600,000.00

      Woman failed to receive life-saving treatment for breast cancer after she was erroneously told that an abnormal mass had disappeared.

    • $2.5 Million
      $2.5 Million $2,500,000.00

      58-year-old father of three killed by negligent driver of garbage truck.

    • $2.5 Million
      $2.5 Million $2,500,000.00

      14-year-old boy paralyzed as a result of spinal cord trauma during surgery.

    • $2.3 Million
      $2.3 Million $2,300,000.00

      Baby girl diagnosed with cerebral palsy when emergency cesarean was not performed in time.

    • $2 Million
      $2 Million $2,000,000.00

      65-year-old woman suffered massive stroke related to improper catheter instructions.

    • $1.75 Million
      $1.75 Million $1,750,000.00

      68-year-old woman suffered paraplegia after medical personnel failed to diagnose an aneurysm.

    • $1.6 Million
      $1.6 Million $1,600,000.00

      Family of baby boy who died in his mother’s womb as result of hospital failing to have enough nurses to monitor laboring patients.

    • $1.5 Million
      $1.5 Million $1,500,000.00

      Mother of three killed as a result of anesthesia complications.

    • $1.25 Million
      $1.25 Million $1,250,000.00

      Arm amputation of a woman due to a blood clot in her arm.

    • $1.25 Million
      $1.25 Million $1,250,000.00

      Woman who suffered above elbow amputation due to doctors failing to diagnose blood clot in brachial artery.

    • $1.1 Million
      $1.1 Million $1,100,000.00

      Baby developed Erb’s Palsy after suffering a brachial plexus injury during birth.

    • $1.1 Million
      $1.1 Million $1,100,000.00

      Delayed diagnosis of colon cancer reduced woman’s life expectancy.

    • $1 Million
      $1 Million $1,000,000.00

      Teenager who lost vision in one eye due to delay in diagnosis of pseudo tumor cerebri.

    • $1 Million
      $1 Million $1,000,000.00

      Baby boy developed Erb’s Palsy and Kumpke Palsy and permanently lost use of his arm after suffering a brachial plexus injury during delivery.

    • $900,000
      $900,000 $900,000.00

      16-year-old girl suffered Erb’s Palsy as a result of errors during birth.

    • $800,000
      $800,000 $800,000.00

      Widow whose husband died from Steven Johnson Syndrome and Toxic Epidermal Necrosis due to medication error.

    • $750,000
      $750,000 $750,000.00

      4-year-old boy diagnosed with Erb’s Palsy after obstetrician failed to order a glucose tolerance test to rule out gestational diabetes.

    • $750,000
      $750,000 $750,000.00

      Widow whose husband died from a heart attack after being diagnosed with bronchitis in emergency room.

    • $700,000
      $700,000 $700,000.00