Bakersfield Medical Malpractice Attorney

Medical malpractice is a serious problem in Bakersfield and the rest of Kern County. Medical errors can result in serious injuries to patients when doctors, nurses and hospitals do not provide the standard of care you are entitled to receive. Injuries caused by medical negligence affect the entire family. Beyond loss of income, victims may require full-time caregivers and/or expensive medical care throughout the rest of their life. If you or someone you love has been seriously injured by a doctor, nurse or hospital, call The Law Offices of Dr. Bruce G. Fagel & Associates for a free consultation.

Dr. Bruce G. Fagel is both a top medical malpractice lawyer and a licensed medical doctor. He practiced emergency room medicine for over ten years and still maintains his California medical license. Dr. Fagel’s thirty years as a malpractice attorney, combined with a decade of experience as a physician, convey a powerful advantage for our clients. Dr. Fagel’s representation of his clients have resulted in more verdicts and settlements than any other medical malpractice attorney in California, and helped families like yours obtain over $1 billion dollars in verdicts and settlements in over 700 cases.

Medical malpractice cases are the only cases that The Law Offices of Dr. Bruce G. Fagel & Associates accepts. Our superb trial record and reputation for aggressive advocacy are among the reasons approximately 95% of our cases settle quickly and for the maximum award possible. Dr. Fagel and his staff of dedicated attorneys help their clients get the money needed to begin to put their lives back together.

  • Dr. Fagel was awarded the largest medical malpractice verdict in California history; a $460 million dollar verdict
  • Dr. Fagel was nominated eight times for the Trial Lawyer of the Year award by the Consumer Attorneys Association
  • Dr. Fagel was awarded the “The 10 Top Trial Attorneys in the Nation,” by The National Law Journal, and was the only medical malpractice attorney to make this list

“The family of Sharon Black would like to send our heartfelt thank you for you and your staff that helped with her case. Sharon felt very thankful with all that you did for her and was very blessed and happy; she had great pride in her new home…” With sincere gratitude, Lorraine and Larry Greer

Dr. Fagel has tried and settled cases on behalf of his clients throughout Kern County. These successful actions include lawsuits against Kern Medical Center, Ridgecrest Hospital, Mercy Southwest Hospital, San Joaquin Community Hospital, and Clinica Sierra Vista.

The Law Offices of Dr. Bruce G. Fagel & Associates has over 30 years’ experience helping the residents of Bakersfield and Kern County injured by medical malpractice. Our team understand these injuries are traumatic and often result in life long consequence for you and your entire family. The law allows victims to seek monetary compensation from those responsible but monetary awards are not enough. Dr. Fagel and his staff work tirelessly to help you understand what happened and why as well as get the care and support they need to move forward with your life.

If you or a family member has been seriously injured or died because of a doctor, nurse or hospital you may have a claim for monetary compensation. Call a medical malpractice attorney from The Law Offices of Dr. Bruce G. Fagel & Associates today for a free consultation. All of our cases are taken on a contingency fee basis so there is no cost to you until we succeed.