Birth injury attorney Scott Weidenfeller discusses treatments for HIE / neonatal encephalopathy. When a baby experiences oxygen deprivation during or near the time of delivery, she may be diagnosed with hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy (HIE). HIE, also known as neonatal encephalopathy, is a condition that occurs…
Trial Attorney, Scott Weidenfeller grew up in Frankenmuth, Michigan and graduated from both Michigan State University and Cooley Law School. For more than 20 years, Mr. Weidenfeller has limited his practice of law to representing individuals who have been permanently injured and families who have lost a loved one as the result of medical errors (i.e., Medical Malpractice). He has personally recovered millions in compensation for his clients and has tried cases in three different States, with a long track record of success, including million dollar plus jury verdicts, million dollar plus judgments and numerous multi-million dollar settlements.
Mr. Weidenfeller has been featured on the cover of Michigan Lawyer’s Weekly and has spoken to many and varied professional groups about trial practice and effective communication. He serves as a case evaluator and an arbitrator in negligence claims and has held various positions within different legal organizations, including the Michigan Association for Justice, where he was an Executive Board Member for many years. He has received multiple Certificates of Appreciation from the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan for his Pro Bono work.
Mr. Weidenfeller currently resides and practices law in Northville, Michigan, with his wife Lisa Esser-Weidenfeller (also an attorney) and his three children.