Marietta, GA asked in Personal Injury, Health Care Law and Medical Malpractice for Georgia

Q: How can I get justice when the statute of limitations has passed by?

1 Lawyer Answer

Tim Akpinar

Answered
  • Medical Malpractice Lawyer
  • Little Neck, NY

A: As a general matter, an attorney could evaluate whether a cause of action might arise on an alternate theory whose statute of limitations is longer. Also as a general matter, an attorney could evaluate if a claimant could fall under certain exceptions based on being a minor or discovery of a condition. However, statutes of limitations are state-specific. Therefore, if you want to explore the issue further or put it to rest, it would make the most sense to contact a Georgia attorney.

Tim Akpinar

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