St. Louis Nursing Home Litigation Attorneys
Allegations of nursing home abuse or neglect should be taken seriously. Whether founded or not, claims alone have the potential to cost nursing facilities thousands of dollars while potentially hurting their reputations as safe, caring environments for the sick and elderly.
At Leritz & Plunkert, PC, in St. Louis, our firm has been representing businesses throughout Missouri and Illinois for more than 80 years. We understand the business challenges our clients experience when faced with legal accusations. Our firm uses a variety of legal tools, including arbitration, mediation, negotiation and litigation to find the most time- and cost-efficient resolution to legal disputes.
Strong, Effective Representation During Nursing Home Litigation
Claims of nursing home neglect or elder abuse not only threaten a nursing facility’s financial health, but also impact its corporate goodwill. At Leritz & Plunkert, PC, we are highly skilled in litigation and our attorneys are always prepared for trial. Our dedication, courtroom skills and preparedness are known throughout the region.
This reputation serves our clients well. Opposing counsel is often more willing to agree to a beneficial settlement that makes trial unnecessary. However, when court is required we are ready.
We build strong attacks against claims of abuse or neglect. Our attorneys work closely with clients to investigate claims of abuse. We meet with facility staff, review the alleged victim’s medical history and consult with medical experts to bolster our defense.
Nursing homes and other care facilities are subject to many state and federal laws. Alleged violations can place businesses in jeopardy. At Leritz & Plunkert, PC, our lawyers are well-versed in regulatory law. We understand the federal and Missouri regulations that apply to nursing facilities. We represent nursing facilities that are being investigated for failure to comply with state and federal regulations and defend our clients against alleged violations during administrative law hearings.
Contact Leritz & Plunkert, PC
If your nursing facility has been accused of elder abuse or neglect, you need experienced attorneys building your defense. Contact our firm at 314-269-0135 or 800-383-1418. We will do everything in our power to defend against abuse and neglect claims, protect your financial interests and resolve your legal conflict as efficiently as possible.