Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy (HIE)

Did Your Child Suffer Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy?

Brain Injuries at Birth & the Rights of Families

Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy (HIE) is a potentially fatal condition where the brain does not receive enough oxygen or blood flow. If you suspect that your baby suffered HIE during labor and delivery, you need to seek the help of an HIE lawyer at Beam Legal Team. Our Chicago HIE attorneys fully understand that when you pursue a medical malpractice claim for hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy, you are taking on the multi-billion dollar medical-hospital-insurance industry, not just a doctor or nurse.

HIE can cause permanent damage to the baby during labor and delivery including:

Our firm works with some of the finest trial lawyers in America, combining our resources, skills, and medical experts. Over the years we have secured over one billion dollars in verdicts and settlements​ for children with birth injuries such as mental retardation caused by HIE.

Not sure how to proceed with your hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy malpractice claim? Schedule a free consultation when you call (866) 766-3806. We handle hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy cases nationwide.

Chicago HIE Lawyers Dedicated to Serving Children Across the U.S.

Child in Wheelchair with brain injury

HIE cases can be very difficult and stretch on for years. It requires a unique dedication to pursue a case for many years when necessary against some of the largest insurance companies in the world. Our firm and the professionals that we work with across the country embody the qualities required for success under these conditions. Our HIE attorneys are here to help your child.

We have made it our focus and firm commitment to aggressively protect the rights of brain-injured children. During the past three decades, we have joined with some of the finest trial lawyers in America and pooled our resources, skills, and medical analysts to fight for brain-injured children.

Call Our Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy Attorney

To discuss your child's HIE condition with an HIE attorney, please give our office a call as soon as possible. We can help you get justice in a hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy malpractice suit.

Our Values

See Why Beam Legal Team
  • Knowledge

    We are available to represent birth injury cases in all 50 states.

  • Results

    We have secured over a billion dollars for our clients.

  • Integrity

    We have earned an AV® rating from Martindale-Hubbell®.

  • Experience

    We have been handling complex birth injury cases since 1983.


Helping Families Just Like Yours

At Beam Legal Team, we build lasting relationships with our clients. We take just as much pride in our verdicts and settlements as we do in receiving hand-written notes and art from the children we help.

  • “I am so happy with our outcome and so glad we worked as a team to fight to the end.”

    - Tasha and Family
  • “Matt Patterson, my lawyer, always keeping my best interests in mind, was diligent in his investigations and dealings with their lawyers.”

    - Irene Bittner
  • “They have angels that fight here...it takes time so don't get discouraged but in the end, you will get results...I only wish I had found them first.”

    - K&M
  • “They helped me to get answers about "what went wrong" during my son's birth that left him with Cerebral Palsy after the hospital kept telling us that "sometimes these things just happen and we don't know why"”

    - Former Client
  • “We can't thank you guys enough for all the hard work. I wouldn't have traded lawyers for anything again.”

    - The West Family

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