> Discuss Your Legal Issue > Ask a Lawyer > Medical Malpractice > Can I sue if the statue of limitations of 2 years has passed.

Can I sue if the statue of limitations of 2 years has passed.

1 Answers. Asked on May 26th, 2016 on Medical Malpractice - Virginia
More details to this question:
I had a dental surgery which I has resulted in me losing a tooth.
Tagged as:
Answers Showing 1 out of 1
Answered on Jun 07th, 2016 at 8:18 AM

In general, the statute of limitations will bar any claim unless suit has been filed before the two year date, unless limited tolling provisions apply to the case.

You should schedule a consultation with an attorney to review the case and see whether it is still possible to pursue a recovery.

Report Abuse
Medical Malpractice
Have you been injured as a result of a doctor, nurse or other healthcare provider's mistake, misdiagnosis or professional negligence? If so, you may be entitled to compensation for your injuries under your state's medical malpractice and personal injury laws. Medical malpractice claims can arise from a doctor's failure to diagnose a health condition, misdiagnosis, medication error, negligent behavior or mistake during childbirth that causes birth defects. Medical malpractice attorneys can review your medical records and help determine whether your have grounds for a lawsuit. If appropriate, your lawyers can file a lawsuit, attempt to negotiate a settlement on your behalf and represent you during trial, if a settlement can't be reached.
Have an Medical Malpractice Question?
It’s Free & Easy.
Ask a Lawyer
Top Contributing Lawyers
Mark Tischhauser, Esq.

Attorney - Florida

351 Answers, 20 Legal Topics

Patrick Johnson

Attorney - Tennessee

241 Answers, 46 Legal Topics

Michael D. Siegel

Attorney - New York

156 Answers, 24 Legal Topics

Anthony John Van Zwaren, Esq.

Attorney - New Jersey

102 Answers, 17 Legal Topics

Michael E. Fiffik

Attorney - Pennsylvania

100 Answers, 19 Legal Topics

Edward J. Dimon

Attorney - New Jersey

78 Answers, 19 Legal Topics

Lori Nevias

Attorney - New York

77 Answers, 36 Legal Topics

Have a legal question?
Get answers from local attorneys.
It's free and easy.
Ask a Lawyer
Do It Yourself Legal Forms

Popular Forums