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Nursing Home Abuse Lawyer

As our loved ones get older, we often place them in nursing homes where they can get the round-the-clock care they need.

When our loved ones experience neglect or injury at the hands of the nursing home staff, an attorney can help you achieve justice.

The nursing home abuse lawyers at Greenblatt & Veliev, LLC in Rockville, MD, bring over 65 years of combined experience to your case.

Put a Stop to Nursing Home Abuse Contact Our Rockville Attorneys Today

Finding that a spouse, parent, or other family member has suffered at the hands of the ones entrusted with their well-being can be devastating. Our nursing home abuse attorneys can help you protect your loved one and the other residents in the facility, hold responsible parties accountable, and recover financial compensation to help your family cope with the aftermath of abuse.

Stop the suffering and get the legal help you deserve. Contact our nursing home abuse attorneys at Greenblatt & Veliev, LLC in Rockville, MD, for a free case evaluation today.

(301) 251-8776

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What Should You Do If You Suspect Elder Abuse?

Our nursing home abuse attorneys can help you protect your loved one, hold responsible parties accountable, and recover financial compensation.
Our nursing home abuse attorneys can help you protect your loved one, hold responsible parties accountable, and recover financial compensation.

Take Notes

Document anything that seems out of the ordinary, whether it’s bruises, unexplained falls, weight loss, or dirty clothes. Be sure to keep careful records of the abuse.

Ask Questions

Speak privately with your loved one and inquire about the signs of abuse. Keep in mind that seniors may be afraid to report their abuse, especially when asked in front of their abuser. You may need to ask questions away from management or staff members to get the truth.

Call 911

If you find that physical threats or assaults are taking place, call 911 for immediate help. 

Notify Facility Managers

Be sure to tell facility managers of the abuse that's taking place so they can take the necessary steps to protect the nursing home residents and prevent the abuse from happening again.

Consult an Attorney

Our nursing home abuse lawyers in Rockville can help you build your case and navigate the law. They can help ensure your loved one is safe, hold abusers accountable, uncover evidence and witness testimony, and file your personal injury claim. We will help you get the settlement you deserve or take your case to court so you and your loved one are compensated fairly for the nursing home abuse.

Contact State Agencies

Laws regarding long-term care, nursing homes, protecting vulnerable adults, and institutional abuse have all been put in place to protect senior residents in long-term care facilities. Maryland also provides protective programs and resources where you can report elder abuse: The Office of Health Care QualityAdult Protective ServicesLong-Term Care Ombudsman, and Maryland Department of Aging.

Compensation You May Be Eligible For

After experiencing nursing home abuse, your loved one may be eligible for compensation for:

  • Mental and emotional distress
  • Pain and suffering
  • Medical bill reimbursement
  • Funeral costs in the event of wrongful death
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Elder Abuse Is More Common Than You Think

According to the National Council on Aging, one in 10 Americans over the age of 60 have experienced some form of elder abuse. One study estimates that 96% of cases go unreported. Just because you assume your loved one is living in a safe nursing home doesn’t mean mistreatment can’t happen. When it does, you need an attorney who can help make things right.

We Are Dedicated to Excellent Service

"Lonnie and Elnur were very helpful and efficient. They solved my case quickly, and I was very pleased with the outcome. The firm's staff was very responsive and provided excellent assistance every time I emailed or called. I highly recommend Greenblatt & Veliev!" Cande Morgart
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Greenblatt & Veliev, LLC

Greenblatt & Veliev, LLC provides dedicated legal representation to clients in Maryland, Washington DC, Virginia. Our attorneys have more than 65 years of combined experience in personal injury cases, and use this knowledge to serve you. Our professional affiliations and memberships include:

  • Maryland State Bar Association
  • The Bar Association of D.C.
  • America’s Top 100 Personal Injury Attorneys

Contact our offices for a free consultation online, or by calling: (301) 251-8776

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