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Norman J. Younker

Norman J. Younker

215 S State St #1200
Salt Lake City, Utah 84111
United States

Telephone: (801) 531-8900
Firm: Norman J. Younker
Practice Overview:
Salt Lake City medical malpractice attorney Norman J. Younker currently handles medical malpractice cases in Utah, Arizona, Nevada, Wyoming, and Idaho. Mr. Younker represents victims of medical mistakes and catastrophic injuries, which includes wrongful death, brain injury, spinal cord injury, birth injury, and other serious medical malpractice claims.

Catastrophic Injuries:
Birth Injury (Cerebral Palsy)
Brain Damage
Loss of Hearing
Loss of Organ or Limb
Loss of Speech

Recent studies have concluded that medical malpractice is a leading cause of serious injury and death in the United States. According to one study, medical malpractice in this country causes up to 120,000 deaths every year, making it a leading cause of death due to preventable adverse events. Deaths from medical malpractice exceed those attributable to motor vehicle accidents, breast cancer, and AIDS combined.

Common Medical Mistakes:
Anesthesia Complications
Birth injury (Cerebral Palsy)
Blood Clots (Pulmonary Emboli)
Blood Clots (Thrombophlebitis)
Edema (Fluid In Lungs and Tissues)
Fetal Distress
Gastrointestinal Perforations
Heart Attack or Heart Disease
Medication Errors
Orthopedic Complications
Radiology Films/Improper Interpretations
Spinal Cord Injuries
Sponges and Other Foreign Objects
Surgical Removal of Wrong Limbs or Organs

To learn more about medical negligence and the different types of medical mistakes that can occur, please contact Salt Lake City medical malpractice attorney Norman J. Younker - located in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Professional Profile:
Mr. Younker works for injured patients in wrongful death, brain injury, spinal cord injury, birth injury and other serious medical malpractice claims. Before beginning Fabian & Clendenin's Medical Malpractice Department in 1988, he defended hospitals, doctors, nurses and other defendants in medical malpractice actions. He now works exclusively for injured patients. He served as President of the Utah Association for Justice from 1996 to 1998 and currently serves on its Board of Governors. He is the author and founder of PatientInjury.comĀ®.

UndergraduateUtah State University Logan, Utah1978
LawBrigham Young University1981
OtherSt. Edmund's House Cambridge University Cambridge, England1982

Affiliations & Memberships:
Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Utah Bar Association
American Bar Association
Salt Lake County Bar Association
Utah Association for Justice
American Trial Lawyers Association
Charter Member of American Inn of Court 1