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Medical Malpractice?

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Medical professionals are expected to provide the highest level of care to their patients. Unfortunately, countless individuals suffer preventable injuries at the hands of negligent doctors, each year. If you believe that you have been harmed or injured as a result of medical malpractice, we encourage you to consult with our Virginia Beach personal injury attorney. Our legal team has an in-depth understanding of the complex laws surrounding medical malpractice.

We will actively work to help you file a medical malpractice claim geared toward righting the wrongs committed by professionals in the medical industry. With our medical malpractice lawyer in your corner, you will increase your chances of securing a fair settlement. At Kalfus & Nachman PC, we understand that results matter. As such, we will fight tooth and nail in order to secure the most favorable case outcome possible. Do not delay in securing our assistance.

  • Attorney A.J. Kalfus

    The Representation You Deserve

    Attorney A.J. Kalfus is a founding partner at Kalfus & Nachman. Along with Stuart Nachman, he launched the practice in 1979 and has been able to watch it grow into one of the most well-known personal injury firms in the area. He prides himself on keeping clients informed of the progress in their case at every step, as well as doing everything in his power to make sure everyone is treated fairly.

    Mr. Kalfus grew up in Massachusetts and went on to earn a Bachelor of Business Administration in accounting from Norfolk College of William and Mary. He went on to accept a position to teach accounting at the University of Tennessee. It was here he became more interested in the field of law and enrolled in the college’s law school. He passed the Virginia bar after his second year and has been practicing ever since. He is married to his wife, Vicki, and they have three children.

  • Attorney Stuart L. Nachman

    Dedicated to Helping the Injured

    Attorney Stuart L. Nachman, a native of Virginia, is a founder of Kalfus & Nachman. Together with A.J. Kalfus, he launched the practice in 1979 and has helped build it into one of the most successful personal injury firms in the area. Mr. Nachman believes in treating clients with the utmost empathy while making sure to discuss all possible outcomes. He understands how devastating it can be when a client loses a limb or a loved one through no fault of their own and advocates vigorously for them, preparing diligently for litigation and utilizing experts, research, and investigators. He is an accomplished trial lawyer, taking a special interest in litigation and mass torts.

    Mr. Nachman completed his undergraduate studies in economics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill before earning his Juris Doctor from the University of Virginia School of Law in 1971. He is active in many professional associations, as well as litigation groups relating to brain injury, medical devices, and pharmaceutical drugs. He is an active board member of Helping Orphans in Latin America (HOLA), an organization dedicated to empowering orphaned and abandoned children in Latin America by providing essential needs; financial aid; and educational, vocational, and social support, and building relationships within the community. Mr. Nachman also enjoys biking, reading, and traveling with his family.

Life-Changing Results for Our Clients

Turn to Kalfus & Nachman PC When You Need Experienced Guidance

  • Truck Accident

    $10.5 Million Settlement

    Our 34 year old client was stopped in traffic on the MMMBT when her vehicle was struck from behind by a commercial truck traveling 50 mph. The left lane of travel on the roadway was closed due to road construction ahead. The truck driver was trying to save time by driving in the closed left lane. As he approached the stopped traffic, the truck driver abruptly changed lanes and crashed into the rear of our client’s car, demolishing it. Our client suffered a traumatic brain injury and stroke which limited her use of her left arm and leg and left her with severe cognitive deficits.

  • Brain Injury

    $8.35 Million Settlement

    A four year old girl was severely injured in an auto accident when her mother’s car was broadsided while making a left turn in Norfolk. The defendant was a weekend sportscaster for a local television station who was rushing to get film for a broadcast and was speeding through the intersection. Our client suffered a traumatic brain injury in addition to internal and orthopedic injuries.

  • Industrial Accident

    $8 Million Settlement

    Our 26 year old client was severely injured in an explosion and fire on her first day at work. She suffered burns to her face and arms and inhalation injuries that required multiple surgeries and left her with permanent disability and disfigurement.

  • Bus Accident

    $7 Million Settlement

    A 25 year old IT specialist was riding as the front seat passenger in a car being driven by a government contractor in Kuwait. As the contractors’ vehicle approached a stopped bus, the bus pulled away from the curb and began to make a U-turn. The driver of the car was unable to stop in time and broad-sided the bus. Our client suffered severe and permanent back and spinal cord injuries resulting in paralysis (paraplegia).

  • Truck Accident

    $5.15 Million Settlement

    A 22 year old was struck by a tractor trailer on I-64 West in Newport News and suffered a traumatic brain injury.

  • Brain Injury

    $2.07 Million Settlement

    A retired Navy Veteran was rear-ended by a box truck at a high rate of speed while stopped at a traffic light in Virginia Beach, forcing his vehicle into the rear of the vehicle ahead and resulting in a 6 car collision. The Veteran suffered head, brain and facial injuries.

Client Testimonials

Quality Representation. Successful Results.

  • “When speaking with the attorney's or their personnel they always been polite and always answered all questions that I may have had. ”

    Maryann Rallis

  • “I was denied my SSDI the first time around, and I was desperate and homeless, and KN, took on my case, and within 90 days I had my disability approved with the back pay owed.”

    Linda Joe Law

  • “Christopher Jacobs from Kalfus & Nachman was my attorney and he was great. I would recommend Attorney Christopher Jacobs to any of my friends or family if they were injured or needed legal advice. ”

    Lorrain Picou

Why Hire Our Team of Dedicated Attorneys?

Highly Experienced in Handling Complex Cases

  • A Full-Service Law Firm with Multiple Offices in Virginia

  • Attorneys Who Are Unafraid to Face Large Corporations

  • 1,000s of Clients Served. Millions of Dollars in Compensation Won

  • With 35+ Years of Experience, You Can Count on Us

  • We Take on Your Legal Burden After You Are Injured

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Frequently Asked Questions

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  • Questions

  • How Do I File A Medical Malpractice Claim?

    Answer

    We will work to prove that the healthcare provider owed a duty of care and breached this duty by failing to exercise the requisite degree of care and skill. In addition, we will work to prove that this breach directly caused the harm and damages.

  • Can I File A Lawsuit Against Someone Other Than A Doctor?

    Answer

    Medical malpractice lawsuits can be filed against most licensed health care professionals. We can help you file a claim against a physician, emergency room doctor, registered nurse, optometrist, physical therapist, dentist, pharmacist, or other medical professional.

  • Do Medical Malpractice Cases Go To Trial?

    Answer

    The majority of medical malpractice lawsuits reach settlement before a verdict is reached at trial. However, if your medical professional (and their insurance provider) fails to demonstrate a willingness to deliver a fair settlement, we are prepared to your case to court.

Common Examples Of Medical Negligence

When you seek medical care, you are placing your trust in your doctor’s ability to provide competent, proper medical care. Unfortunately, in the United States, 200,000 deaths occur each year as a result of medical error. Medical negligence takes shape in a variety of diverse ways. The healthcare industry is responsible for keeping patients safe. Failure to do so often results in legal action. If you or your loved one has suffered the consequences of a preventable medical error, do not hesitate to contact our personal injury attorney.

  • Surgical Errors
  • Incorrect Administration Of Anesthesia
  • Misdiagnosed Symptoms
  • Causing A Serious Birth Injury
  • Delaying Necessary Treatment
  • Failure To Diagnose A Serious Illness

Common Injuries Associated with Medical Malpractice

Emotional Injury – 1% Minor Temporary Injury – 3% Major Temporary Injury – 7% Minor Permanent Injury – 8% Quadriplegic, Brain Damage,
Lifelong Care – 12%
Major Permanent Injury – 18% Significant Permanent Injury – 19% Death – 31% Insignificant Injury – 1%

Regardless of the injury you or a loved one has suffered, you can rest assured that our firm is here to look out for your best interests and fight for the compensation that you deserve.

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