Nursing Home Abuse

Leesburg and Albany Nursing Home Injury Attorney

Attorney W. Edward (Eddy) Meeks Jr., has more than 35 years of experience to offer individuals throughout southern Georgia. A former prosecutor, he is first and foremost a trial lawyer. He has a comprehensive understanding of trial practice and procedure, and knows how to present a persuasive argument to a judge and jury. He built his successful practice on a commitment to meticulous preparation and a high level of personal service. As a sole practitioner, he will work directly with you throughout the legal process.

Eddy Meeks is AV-rated by his colleagues in the local legal community under Martindale-Hubbell’s Peer Review Rating System.*

Protecting Victims of Nursing Home Abuse or Neglect

The firm works with nursing home residents and their families to seek compensation for injuries resulting from the wrongful conduct of nursing home personnel. Eddy Meeks will prepare and file all necessary paperwork to help you seek damages in court, and will be your advocate in hearings, meetings and at trial.

The firm takes nursing home accidents involving all types of negligence or carelessness, including claims involving:

  • Bed sore or pressure sores, also known as decubitus ulcers
  • Patients falling from a bed or in a bathroom as a result of poor or inadequate monitoring or improper use of restraints
  • Dehydration or malnutrition
  • Medication or prescription mistakes

Eddy Meeks represents people who have suffered any type of injury, from bruises or contusions to serious and catastrophic injury, including wrongful death.

Because of his experience, he knows how to effectively and efficiently move these cases forward. He will carefully review your case to determine if there has been an investigation by the state. He will also have all matters reviewed by an expert.

Contact Eddy Meeks

The firm provides a confidential consultation to every client. To arrange a meeting with an experienced Leesburg nursing home abuse attorney, contact Eddy Meeks online or call 229-232-8599 (toll free at 800-868-3869). Appointments can be scheduled weekdays between 8:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. The firm represents clients in state or federal court.

All nursing home abuse cases are handled on a contingency basis. No attorney fees will be charged unless you get financial compensation for your injuries.

*CV, BV, and AV are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards, and policies.

Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.