Legal Question in Medical Malpractice in Florida

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As the result of a medical surgeon, I suffer still now 11 years later from tremors. Is it too late to file?

Asked on 2/15/08, 2:42 pm

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Alan Wagner Wagner, Vaughan & McLaughlin, P.A.
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Yes -- almost certainly it is too late. Generally you have 2 years to sue for medical negligence and no more than 4 years from the date of the negligence and sometimes 7 years if there is fraud or concealment. It is a comp[lex statute, but 11 years is I think way to long to bring a claim now.

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2/24/08, 1:56 pm

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