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Medical Errors Can Change Your Life Forever

We Pursue Full Compensation For Victims Of Medical Malpractice

Like law enforcement officials, the doctors, nurses and other medical professionals who practice in South Carolina perform admirable work in high-pressure environments. These workers take a sworn duty to provide safe, ethical and accurate medical treatment to their patients. Unfortunately, that doesn't always occur.

Accidents happen in any line of work, but when they occur in the medical field, the results can be severe, permanent and even fatal. Despite the severity of the injuries that result from medical errors, malpractice cases are among the most difficult, and expensive, to prove. According to a report from the U.S. Department of Justice, only about one in four medical malpractice trials results in a favorable verdict for the plaintiff.

We welcome referrals from other lawyers. Call 803-327-7825 or use our online contact form to provide details about your case and we will reply promptly.

Robert V. Phillips Attorney at Law represents parties throughout South Carolina who have been injured due to the negligence of medical professionals. He also represents surviving family members of victims who have died as a result of a medical professional's error in wrongful death lawsuits. He represents clients in the full spectrum of medical malpractice cases, including:

  • Birth injuries
  • Pregnancy complications
  • Surgical errors
  • Anesthesiology errors
  • Postoperative errors and other hospital errors
  • Medication errors
  • Failure to diagnose
  • Misdiagnosis of cancer

Aggressive Pursuit Of Full Compensation

Due to the high degree of technical information involved in these cases, extensive resources are necessary in order to build a winning case. Attorney Phillips' law firm, McGowan, Hood & Felder, LLC, employs medical professionals who assist in building strong cases based on extensive research and facts. We also use the latest technology to review all medical evidence and recreate any necessary videos or computer-generated reproductions.

Because medical malpractice cases are always aggressively defended, we invest a significant amount of time upfront ensuring that you have a strong case. As a result, the lawyers for hospitals and medical professionals in South Carolina know that attorney Phillips is prepared to go to court to protect his clients' rights if necessary.

We Can Answer Your Questions And Recommend Next Steps

We accept all malpractice cases on a contingency fee basis. You will only pay an attorney fee if we collect a financial settlement or judgment for you. Contact us to schedule a free consultation.