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Janet, Jenner & Suggs, LLC

Alaska Cerebral Palsy Lawyers

Cerebral Palsy - Alaska
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Better understand issues surrounding one cause of CP – oxygen deprivation during labor, which can lead to brain injury.

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Our firm has successfully represented clients in Alaska, with court approval. In fact, we have successfully represented clients in a majority of states, winning record-breaking verdicts and settlements.

Parents have consulted us when they have suspected that their child’s Cerebral Palsy was caused by medical negligence. Negligence that causes Cerebral Palsy typically takes place during pregnancy, childbirth or the first years of life. Parents and guardians have learned that they can rely on our team because of the extensive medical and legal expertise of our members as well as our record of success.

Our medical expert consultants, our in-house OB-GYN and other in-house medical professionals as well as our attorneys have the capability to uncover medical negligence. They also have the capacity to determine whether your child’s brain injury and Cerebral Palsy were caused by any such negligence – whether it was on the part of a doctor, a nurse or unsafe hospital practices.

Our Cerebral Palsy lawyers are highly respected and acclaimed nationally. When we represent clients in jurisdictions where our attorneys are not already licensed, such as Alaska, we do so in conjunction with local counsel and with the permission of court. No additional legal fees are charged when we utilize the services of local counsel.

If you reside in Alaska and would like our team to evaluate your claim, please submit your information online or call 877-692-3862. For more information please visit:

Our Cerebral Palsy Lawyers look forward to assisting families in need in Alaska, and nationwide.

Cerebral Palsy in the News

Cerebral palsy leads soccer player to unexpected pursuit of Paralympics - - Mon, 30 May 2016

Long Island Family Fighting For Son With Cerebral Palsy To One Day Join Armed Forces - CBS Local - Tue, 31 May 2016

Shanxi couple have fed adopted daughter with cerebral palsy mouth-to-mouth for the past 15 years - Shanghaiist - Tue, 31 May 2016

Dad honors daughter with cerebral palsy by running marathons in all 50 states - - Sun, 29 May 2016

Lester: New Sox announcer gives hope to others with cerebral palsy - Chicago Daily Herald - Mon, 30 May 2016

Teen with cerebral palsy has momentous prom - Sunbury Daily Item - Mon, 30 May 2016

Nick Jonas visits young cerebral palsy sufferer from Kilburn following operation success - Brent and Kilburn Times - Tue, 31 May 2016

Oklahoma student with cerebral palsy shocks classmates by walking during graduation - Fox News - Mon, 23 May 2016

Our Cerebral Palsy Attorneys


Howard Janet - Medical Malpractice Attorney

Howard A. Janet
With more than 25 years of experience in the complex field of representing victims of medical negligence, Mr. Janet has been recognized in the media as a leading medical malpractice attorney. Mr. Janet’s accomplishments, which include the largest medical malpractice verdict ever won in the District of Columbia ($24 Million), have been reported by USA Today, Dateline NBC, Jet Magazine, the Washington Post, the Baltimore Sun and affiliates of ABC, CBS and NBC. Mr. Janet has obtained numerous multi-million dollar recoveries for his clients.

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Kenneth M. Suggs
Kenneth M. Suggs, a principal in the firm, has leadership roles in the firm’s medical negligence and pharmaceutical departments. A tireless champion of consumers for almost 30 years, Mr. Suggs has achieved remarkable successes for his clients along the way to becoming one of the country’s leading trial lawyers.

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Robert K. Jenner
Robert K. Jenner brings to the Medlaw Legal Team more than 22 years experience representing injured consumers nation-wide against the manufacturers of dangerous pharmaceutical drugs, tainted blood products, defective medical devices, and contaminated food. Mr. Jenner has a national reputation as a tireless leader against the world's manufacturers of dangerous drugs, and has recovered tens of millions of dollars for his clients.

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Giles H. Manley, M.D., J. D., F.A.C.O.G., Of Counsel
Dr. Manley brings to the Med Law Legal Team more than 20 years experience in the medical profession. As a Board Certified OB/GYN with well over 2,000 deliveries, he is extremely knowledgeable in all areas of obstetrics. He has extensive medical-legal experience, and has served as an expert witness many times in both deposition and trial, both from a plaintiff and defense perspective.

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Our Results

Description Recovery Amount Summary
The largest medical malpractice jury verdict ever won in the District of Columbia - for a child who suffered brain damage and cerebral palsy because her doctors failed to properly diagnose and respond to an airway obstruction. $24 Million  
The largest birth injury verdict ever in Minnesota on behalf of a child who suffered brain damage and developed cerebral palsy as a result of mismanagement of labor and delivery. $15.5 Million Read Case Summary
Jury awards largest verdict in Iowa in a birth injury case. $13.5 Million Read Case Summary
Jury verdict for a child who suffers from cerebral palsy and mental retardation due to a failure to respond to signs and symptoms of a uterine rupture. $10.8 Million  
Jury awards record verdict for child's cerebral palsy caused by brain injury sustained during birth. $9.3 Million Read Case Summary
Recovery for a child who suffered cerebral palsy because of a mismanaged labor and delivery. $6 Million  
Jury awards compensation to family for cerebral palsy injuries suffered at birth following doctor's failure to perform a timely delivery. $3.7 Million Read Case Summary

Your Next Steps

Compensation cannot undo a wrong, but it can provide support for families struggling with medical expenses and future cost of living concerns, and can help provide peace of mind.

Click here to learn how you can benefit from having a team of experienced lawyers and professionals fighting for you as a team that consists of attorneys with combined experience of more than 110 years in medical malpractice negligence (including 2 nurse lawyers), an on-staff board certified OB-GYN physician, and nurse paralegals (including a former labor and delivery room nurse).

Our initial consultation is free and we are dedicated to recovering substantial damages for our clients who have suffered due to medical malpractice. Contact Us for immediate legal assistance, or complete our free online case evaluation form.

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How Can We Help?:

"After all the information came out, I was bitter. But eventually I put it in my heart to forgive. It's not about the money, but it helps a lot, because brain injury causes a lot of problems that you don't know about early on."

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"First, you cry. You bawl. You ask yourself, 'why me?' But then I looked at Nathan and I thought, 'He's exactly the same kid he was before. Now you just know more.'"

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"I would tell anyone who's had an experience like ours to keep asking questions. Don't let them go unanswered. Get a qualified lawyer to look into your case, and don't give up hope."

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"The saddest moment came when Ken told us that if Lizzy had been born any time between when I came in at 7 a.m. until 10 p.m., she would be fine. The doctor had misread the fetal monitoring strips. She had made a mistake."

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