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Proven Trial Lawyers Serving the Injured for 60+ Years 

Hospital Infection Lawyer in Kansas City

“One of the hallmarks of our firm is the compassion and care our staff provides throughout the legal process. We know how much a medical negligence case affects your family. We will help you find every professional resource you need while your case is being settled.”
- Senior Partner, Lynn Johnson

Hospitals Are Supposed to Be Clean and Sterile. But sometimes, they’re not.

Infections are caused by fungi, bacteria, viruses and parasites. Hospitals are required to have policies and procedures about sanitation and infection control. So when you go to the hospital for medical care, you have a right to expect an environment that ensures your medical problems won’t become worse.

No Attorney Fees Unless We Help You Recover Money

We’re the hospital negligence trial attorneys of Shamberg, Johnson & Bergman, with offices in Kansas City, Missouri, and Overland Park, Kansas. Since 1949, we have been the litigation firm people turn to when they are fighting for compensation for injuries and illness brought about by nursing errors and hospital acquired infections (HAI).

If you or a loved one has suffered an illness because of unsanitary conditions in a hospital, you are entitled to fight for money damages for your losses and injury.

We represent clients in all types of hospital infection injury and wrongful death cases, including:

  • Urinary tract infection
  • Surgical wound infection
  • Pneumonia
  • Infection of the bloodstream
  • Staph infection
  • Mycobacterium Chimaera

A Note About Hospital Infections

You are most susceptible to acquiring an infection within 2 -3 days after entering a hospital. Some types of medical conditions, such as diabetes and defective immunity put a patient at greater risk. People with the highest risk of contracting a hospital-acquired infection are:

Free Consultation

Contact our hospital negligence lawyers to learn more about our record of success. Our experienced trial attorneys represent clients in cases throughout Missouri, Kansas and the Midwest.

You can call us at (816) 542-5999 to arrange a free consultation. If you can’t come to us, we’ll try our best to come to you. Contact us today.


We've Helped Thousands of People Just Like You
  • “I highly recommend this practice. Richard Budden was extremely helpful, knowledgeable, and realistic with my expectations. He and his team were always quick to respond and handled all of my concerns ...”

    - Sarah B.
  • “After our son’s birth injury, it was our ultimate goal to determine what had really happened during his delivery. With the help of Shamberg, Johnson, & Bergman, we were able to get some answers and ...”

    - Katy Brown
  • “Highly recommend this firm. They were professional and helped us understand the whole process while working with them. David was very down to Earth and excellent to work with.”

    - Amanda H.
  • “David Morantz and his team were so very helpful and compassionate during an extremely difficult time in my life. They were very knowledgeable regarding laws governing our situation and gave perfect ...”

    - Deanna B.
  • “This firm, specifically, David Morantz, was a huge help in the case that I had over the past few years. All the members of the law firm that helped with everything put in tireless hours to give the ...”

    - Jeff K.

What Makes Shamberg, Johnson & Bergman Different?

  • Highly Respected in Our Field

    Our attorneys are well-established in various areas of practice, including Attorney Lynn R. Johnson, who is a member of the prestigious Inner Circle of Advocates.

  • A Legacy of Excellence

    We have a longstanding history of exemplary legal representation dating back to 1949, but are committed to leveraging forward-thinking practices and technology for the benefit of our clients.

  • Trial-Ready Legal Advocacy

    While most of our cases result in successful settlements, our willingness to go to trial enables us to secure more favorable outcomes.

  • A Network of Support

    We work to ensure that you receive the resources you need after an injury, including medical care, access to experts, emotional and financial support.

  • Committed to Our Community

    Our advocacy does not stop in the courtroom - it extends into our support for various local organizations that benefit our community.

  • Personal, Hands-On Attention

    All members of our team, including partners, associates and paralegals, are committed to providing direct contact and clear communication.

Shamberg, Johnson & Bergman Bringing Dedication & Determination To Every Case

There are many very good reasons for choosing the attorneys of SJB to represent you. Law firms have different skills, different areas of expertise and different ways of approaching cases. Find out about our firm’s strengths, successes on behalf of our clients, and more importantly, the five reasons why you should hire us.


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