How long do I have to file a medical malpractice suit in Virginia?
Author: Malcolm “Mic” P. McConnell, III, Richmond, VA Medical Malpractice Attorney
You went to the doctor for treatment or for some procedure. You believe that the doctor who treated you may have done something wrong that resulted in a worse outcome for you, and may have committed medical malpractice. You decide that you simply don’t have the time or energy right now to consult a lawyer and pursue any claim you have against the doctor, and that you will wait until you feel better to do anything about it. You should be aware, however, that you should not wait too long, because your claim is subject to a deadline known as a “statute of…