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Birth Injuries

Few events in life are as precious yet nerve-racking as the birth of your child. Alarmingly, the United States has the highest number of women who die in childbirth among all the developed countries in the world. Along with this, birth injuries causing disabilities and death of babies are surprisingly common as well. These catastrophic situations may result in the need for costly special care, shortened life expectancy, mental and physical pain and suffering, and even death. The attorneys at Kaveny + Kroll are experienced in seeking justice for those who are the victim of birth injuries. We stand for your rights. Please call the attorneys at Kaveny + Kroll today for a free confidential consultation at 312-761-KKTL (5585).

Statistics have shown that approximately

1 in every 9,714

people in the U.S. are born with a birth injury.

Per Year
Per Month
Per Week

Source: American Medical Association

Birth injuries have a variety of different causes, and there are a range of factors that can lead to each problem.

Cerebral Palsy
Delay in Delivery
Maternal Death

Forceps Extraction
Vacuum Extraction

Necrotizing Enterocolitis (NEC)
Stillborn Death
Newborn Death


Click through the tabs below to learn about a few of our cases involving BIRTH INJURIES.

$10 million

Recovery for a brain-injured newborn after doctors failed to timely deliver the baby by cesarean section.

$9 million

Verdict for the wrongful death of a 40-year-old wife and mother of six children and her unborn seventh child after she suffered respiratory arrest due to pneumonia while in the hospital.

$7.5 million

Recovery for an infant who suffered brain damage and developed cerebral palsy due to a delayed C-section.

$5 million

Recovery for a boy with cerebral palsy and other brain injuries whose mother’s pre-eclampsia went undiagnosed during a third trimester checkup.

$3.27 million

Verdict for a boy who suffered a severe stretch injury at birth.

$1.251 million

Recovery for a Kane County baby girl left permanently disabled and disfigured after suffering shoulder dystocia during labor and delivery.

We are on your side and have experience in all types of birth related injuries.

Please call us today with your questions at
312-761-KKTL (5585).

Kaveny + Kroll is a leading boutique personal injury law firm in Chicago. Established in 2019 by award-winning attorneys Elizabeth A. Kaveny and Jeffrey J. Kroll. Their firm is driven by their commitment to justice and the need to fight for victim’s rights and financial recovery. We believe a valued law firm should take your case personally … because it is.


Keep in mind that our payment is ONLY based on the award in your case. We only get paid if we help you get justice and financial compensation.