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Unexplained Bruises and Cuts

New York Attorneys Investigate Unexplained Bruises and Cuts in Nursing Home Residents Unexplained Bruises And Cuts

When a loved one enters a nursing home, you should expect and demand to be kept apprised of his or her condition. Should cuts and bruises develop over the course of an elderly resident’s stay in a nursing home, the staff has a responsibility to provide you, as the primary caregiver, with an explanation of how these injuries occurred. If they are unable to do so, you have a right to investigate. Fortunately, with the lawyers at the Law Offices of Thomas L. Gallivan, PLLC on your side, you do not need to do this investigating on your own. For over forty years, our attorneys have defended the rights of nursing home residents and their families. If a nursing home staff cannot or will not explain an injury to your loved one, let us help you find an answer.

Working With You to Stop Nursing Home Abuse

For over four decades, Daniel and Thomas Gallivan have striven to put an end to the pain and hardship caused by nursing home neglect and abuse. We have fought, and will continue to fight, to bring nursing homes to justice when an elderly resident is a victim of abuse, be it from a bruise, a bedsore, internal bleeding, a subdural hematoma, a fracture or any other injury. Quite often a bruise on an elderly loved one in a nursing home has an explanation. When it does not, we are here to help you get answers.

Fighting to Help You get Justice

The team at Law Offices of Thomas L. Gallivan, PLLC is available for consultations regarding all of your nursing home abuse concerns. Our staff will utilize our many years of experience to determine if your loved one has received the proper level of care demanded by the law during his or her nursing home stay. We will diligently pursue your rights and the rights of your loved one. Our attorneys can be reached via email or phone at (914) 220-1086. If you feel that an elderly family member has been a victim of nursing home abuse, please contact us today.

Client Reviews
Last year I was injured in an accident, and for the first time, needed the advice of an attorney regarding how to proceed. I was referred to Thomas Gallivan through a family member who is a lawyer in Massachusetts. I am beyond pleased with how Thomas handled my case. He was knowledgeable, professional, and although the case was not as straightforward as some, he used every resource to ensure a positive outcome. Thomas communicated with me regularly and I felt completely informed and confident in his ability. He expertly negotiated a fair settlement that I was very happy with. The entire experience was extremely positive, during a stressful time for me. Thank you Thomas. Melanie
My mom was the victim of nursing home neglect/abuse. I retained Tom and he provided great representation in a professional, courteous fashion. He made a very uncomfortable ordeal bearable. I would highly recommend his services to anyone in need of sound guidance and professional representation. Paul D.
Tom Gallivan fought for - and won - a settlement on behalf of my mother, who suffered terrible pressure sores due to nursing home neglect. I will always be grateful for his diligence and hard work, and for keeping me informed during the entire process. He will fight for you every step of the way. Trudy
Mr. Gallivan did an exceptional job representing our family during a nursing home law suit. He took care of every detail and put us at ease during a very emotional trial. I would very highly recommend him and his firm of outstanding professionals. Jane
Mr. Gallivan was the best choice I could have possibly made to represent me in mom's nursing home neglect case. He kept me informed & updated every step of the way & not only listened but acted on all my concerns. I would highly recommend him as a very professional, diligent, & knowledgeable attorney. Steve
Tom Gallivan represented me for a car accident I was involved in. He not only returned calls and emails promptly, his expertise helped me obtain a nice settlement. His compassion for me was heart-warming and much appreciated. Thank you kindly , Mr. Gallivan. Joanne