Nursing Home Neglect


Experienced in Georgia Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect

Our aging parents and elderly relatives are among the most vulnerable of people and deserve to be treated with kindness, dignity and respect. At Pelypenko Law Firm, PC, in Atlanta, Georgia, improving the quality of life for victims of nursing home abuse and neglect is a top priority. Elizabeth Pelypenko is an Atlanta nursing home negligence lawyer that vigorously pursues claims involving:

  • Pressure sores or pressure (decubitus) ulcers
  • Dehydration
  • Broken hips from being dropped or falling
  • Wrong prescriptions
  • Gangrene infections and amputations
  • Wrongful death
  • Willful abuse and neglect
  • Malnutrition
  • Broken bones
  • Spinal injury
  • Traumatic brain injury
Nursing Home neglect and abuse can result in serious injury or death to an elderly loved one. Elizabeth Pelypenko is an empathetic personal injury attorney that understands how this trauma affects the entire family and holds nursing homes accountable for substandard care.

If you are visiting your loved one in a nursing home and notice anything unusual – marks or bruises, depression or behavioral changes, lack of cleanliness – alert the staff as soon as possible. If these signs persist, you may have a liability claim involving nursing home neglect or medical malpractice.

Start With a Free Initial Consultation For Your Nursing Home Negligence Case

To help determine if your loved one is a victim of negligence, contact the Atlanta nursing home negligence lawyer who has a national reputation for speaking and writing on medical malpractice issues. Since 1992, attorney Elizabeth Pelypenko has provided clients with compassionate and successful representation, obtaining fair and just recoveries for those harmed while in the care of a nursing facility. Because of the time and medical resources needed to thoroughly prepare these types of civil actions, Ms. Pelypenko is only able to take on the most serious cases. However, if your case has merit but doesn’t meet the firm’s requirements, you may be referred to another attorney that will be able to help you. For honest legal counsel that is aggressive and effective, call today.

Attorney Elizabeth Pelypenko has been recently honored with prestigious recognition including:

  • Listed in Martindale-Hubbell’s Registry of Pre-eminent Lawyers (2005 – Present)
  • Listed in Marquis’ Who’s Who in American Law (2006 – Present)
  • Selected as a Georgia Super Lawyer (2005 – Present)
  • Listed in Marquis’ Who’s Who in America (2006- Present)
  • Listed in Marquis’ Who’s Who of American Women (2006 – Present)
  • Member: Million Dollar Advocates Forum