Medical malpractice occurs when a healthcare professional falls below the standard of care in treating a person.

To have a strong medical malpractice claim, one must have the following:

This can occur in a variety of ways. Our aggressive attorneys, Joseph Williams and James Piatt, have years of experience in fighting for patients or patient’s family members to get the compensation and recovery they deserve. Whether the medical malpractice caused you to lose a loved one or caused them to become sicker, it is important to get advice from one of our attorneys to see how you can build up a claim to get some compensation for what has occurred.


When one hears “medical malpractice”, he or she will usually think of errors made during surgery. Although, surgical errors are the most common type medical malpractice claims, surgery is not the only time and place where errors can lead to a medical malpractice case. It could be due to the fact that the lack of staff members resulted in mistreatment or negligence.

Here’s a list of some of the common malpractice claims:

Determining whether you have a malpractice claim or not can be extremely hard on your own. Let Riley Williams & Piatt’s medical malpractice attorneys at Indianapolis help you bring a strong medical malpractice lawsuit. Call us at (317) 633-5270, so we can help you recover quickly.