When a person places their elderly parent or loved one into a nursing home, they hope to be able to rest easily knowing they are well-cared for. Unfortunately, elderly adults are very vulnerable and often accusations arise involving abuse or neglect in nursing homes and facilities.
If you have been accused of abusing, neglecting, injuring, mistreating, or exploiting an elderly family member, our firm is here to help. At The Law Offices of Robert G. Cummings, we represent a wide range of cases that involve anything from financial abuse and verbal abuse to neglect, falls, medication mistakes, and physical abuse.
There are many different ways which nursing homes, home care providers, and assisted living facilities can allegedly behave in a way which is abusive or neglectful. Our Redwood City criminal defense lawyer's priority is to investigate the matter and gather evidence to work against the prosecution's evidence that there was any type of abuse. We work to poke holes in a case in order to get charges dismissed and prevent a conviction.
We have represented cases involving the following types of elder abuse:
If you have been accused of any type of elder abuse, it is vital that you take action right away to retain legal representation. Our Redwood City criminal defense lawyer and legal team have more than 15 years of experience in the field and we are committed to providing you with attentive legal care.