The elder abuse attorneys at Mitchell Shapiro Greenamyre & Funt LLP are dedicated to protecting the rights of the elderly. Our lawyers in Atlanta, Georgia can help nursing home abuse victims receive compensation for physical and emotional injuries, and even medical malpractice, suffered at the hands of negligent or reckless “caregivers.”
For a review of your case, or to talk about the experience of a loved one, contact our elder abuse attorneys in Atlanta, Georgia today.
Elder Abuse And Neglect
As one of the finest elder abuse lawyers in Atlanta, Georgia, Richard Mitchell has handled numerous cases involving nursing home and assisted living negligence and abuse. He knows that choosing a nursing home for the care of a beloved family member is one of the most difficult choices a family will ever have to make. We trust these professional caregivers to care for our loved one like we would ourselves. Unfortunately, senior citizens are sometimes victims of elder abuse and neglect. When abuse or negligence is suspected, it is important to contact a law firm with experienced elder abuse lawyers. At Mitchell Shapiro Greenamyre & Funt LLP in Atlanta, Georgia, Richard Mitchell is available to review your nursing home or assisted living abuse or negligence case.
Types Of Nursing Home Abuse
Over the years, our elder abuse attorneys in Atlanta, Georgia have encountered many forms of nursing home abuse and neglect, including active physical abuse: hitting, punching, kicking, restraining, and even sexual abuse; and passive abuse: withholding adequate food, water, medical care, or access to physical activity. Isolation and verbal berating are forms of emotional elder abuse. Whether the abuse is active, passive, or emotional, it nearly always involves severe consequences for the victim.
Contact Mitchell Shapiro Greenamyre & Funt LLP
Please contact our elder abuse lawyers in Atlanta, Georgia, today if you suspect your loved one has been the victim of nursing home or assisted living abuse or neglect.