If you’ve experienced sexual abuse or indecent exposure in a medical or psychiatric setting, Abuse Guardian offers legal services for residents of Florida, with Michael Haggard, Esq., providing support and advice.
When you go to a doctor or mental health professional in a vulnerable state, you expect them to help you, not harm you. Sadly, this is not always what happens. If you've suffered sexual abuse at the hands of a doctor or psychiatrist, Abuse Guardian's Michael Haggard offers legal support and representation.
Michael is committed to ensuring that you get adequate professional guidance regarding your legal rights and compensation for damages.
As the appointed Abuse Guardian for Florida, Michael’s legal services can help you get restitution and start the process of healing and moving forward with your life after a traumatic experience.
A recent report from the Atlanta Journal-Constitution shows that cases of sexual abuse in Florida regarding doctors and psychiatrists remain tragically high, with many instances of medical malpractice and indecent exposure going unreported. With a recognition of the way in which sexual abuse can devastate you and your loved ones, Michael Haggard and his team at Haggard Law Firm are committed to fighting for restitution.
“Our team is well-versed in the intricacies surrounding these sensitive cases,” says Abuse Guardian. “Our primary goal is to advocate for justice on behalf of the clients and to offer compassionate legal assistance.”
With many years of experience in navigating Florida’s laws and regulations, Michael is able to advise you and your family on your rights according to the statute of limitations and other legal frameworks that may affect your case.
He assists you in moving through the complexities of the system while also advocating openly for your interests. While investigating and building your unique case, Michael gathers key pieces of evidence, such as medical records, expert opinions, and eyewitness accounts.
As part of seeking compensation for your emotional pain and suffering, medical injuries, lost income, and other damages, Michael represents you in a civil court and fights for a fair outcome.
If you want to learn more about the various forms that medical sexual abuse can take, different steps in the the legal process, or what kinds of community resources are available for you or someone close to you, Michael’s website contains detailed information. He is also available for no-obligation legal consultations.
Reach out to Michael Haggard and his team of legal experts to start the next step of your healing journey!
Find out more and book your no-obligation consultation at https://abuseguardian.com/sexual-assault-lawyer/florida/doctor-patient-sex-abuse-fl