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Atlanta Medical Malpractice Attorneys Ballard & Feagle Discuss Informed Consent

Always know what you are getting yourself into so you can avoid unpleasant or even dangerous consequences, says this noted medical malpractice firm.



    ATLANTA, GA, March 07, 2014 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Before a doctor begins a patient's treatment, he or she will typically ask the patient to agree to the proposed treatment and to do so in writing, fully aware of the possible risks and benefits of the treatment.

This is part of the process known as informed consent, whereby a patient learns and considers the consequences of a proposed medical intervention or procedure before agreeing to it. If a doctor fails to get a patient's informed consent for a treatment, it is possible that he or she could be held liable for an adverse effect of the treatment that should have been covered in the informed consent process.

Ballard & Feagle, LLP has almost 30 years of experience in the medical malpractice arena, recovering more than $100 million for their clients. Their seasoned trial attorneys are highly qualified and well-respected both for their courtroom skills and negotiating abilities.

"We work very hard for each and every one of our clients and put all of our considerable skills and years of experience towards winning their case," says Greg Feagle, Partner at Ballard & Feagle, LLP. "But more than that, we genuinely want to help our clients get their life back on track. Being a victim of an accident or a medical procedure often takes control of our clients' lives away from them. We want to empower them once more; to put them in the driver's seat of their lives again. No matter what it takes, we will do everything we can to achieve this for our clients."

You can depend on the experts at Ballard & Feagle, LLP for any questions or concerns you may have about informed consent and medical malpractice in Atlanta. Your first consultation is always free and there is never any pressure to engage their services.

For more information, please visit http://www.ballardandfeagle.com.

About Ballard & Feagle:

Ballard & Feagle, LLP is a unique law firm in that they are one of the few in the country that offers the resources, experience and trial skills needed to handle intricate and expensive local and national cases. Their nationally renowned firm deals with a wide range of cases, including medical malpractice and other complex torts.

To learn more, visit http://www.ballardandfeagle.com.

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