Institutional Liability

Injury. Abuse. Sexual abuse. Neglect. Bullying. Self-harm. Suicide. These are horrific, traumatic occurrences that have devastating implications for victims and their families. When the care of loved ones is entrusted to institutions such as schools, nursing homes, foster homes and religious institutions the wards of those institutions are entitled to be provided with care and supervision consistent with the expected standard. When institutions fail to meet the standard of care by abusing or neglecting their duties, the victims of that failure have recourse by pursuing a lawsuit for financial compensation.

At O’Hare Parnagian LLP our attorneys have extensive experience representing the victims and families of institutional negligence. We will relentlessly advocate on your behalf, lobby to prevent further occurrences if requested, and file lawsuits to recover damages for injuries and wrongful death that should not have occurred but for the intentional, reckless and negligent actions of the institution. Meet with us and you will come to know our aggressive yet compassionate attorneys, skilled in discussing difficult and sensitive matters with victims, parents, children and families.

You may be entitled to compensation if you or a loved one has been the victim of:

Because the law limits the time in which you can bring a claim, you should contact us immediately to investigate your case. Sometimes filings must be made within 90 days of the injury.

Call us at 212.425.1401, or contact us online to set up a consultation to discuss your legal options. One of our attorneys will respond to you within 24 hours.