Recovered against hospital and physicians for failure to diagnose and treat spinal cord injury
Recovered against hospital and orthopedic spine surgeon for failure to diagnose cauda equina syndrome
Recovered against radiology group and surgeon for failure to diagnose breast cancer
motor vehicle accident
Recovered on behalf of college student who sustained traumatic brain injury
OTHER SUCCESS STORIES
$1,450,000 recovered in malpractice lawsuit against hospital and surgeon as a result of negligently performed ERCP (endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography) resulting in patient death.
$1,415,000 recovered in malpractice lawsuit against hospital and surgeon as a result of negligently performed weight reduction surgery.
$1,200,000 recovered from pharmaceutical company in wrongful death action.
$900,000 recovered against two hospitals, and cardiologist for misdiagnosis of cardiac condition.
$800,000 recovered in malpractice lawsuit against doctors and hospitals for failure to diagnose and treat gastrointestinal condition in premature infant.
$750,000 recovered in wrongful death action brought by Estate of deceased 10-year old autistic boy who died as a result of ruptured appendix undiagnosed at Emergency Room.
$750,000 recovered in wrongful death action brought by Estate of deceased 41-year old woman who died as a result of physician’s improper prescription of Adderall and inadequate evaluation and monitoring of drug’s cardiac side effects.
$600,000 recovered in workers’ compensation settlement as a result of exposure to asbestos.
$500,000 recovered in malpractice suit against hospital for negligent delay in diagnosing and treating patient in Emergency Department resulting in perforated colon and brain injury (toxic metabolic encephalopathy.)
$600,000 recovered from pharmaceutical company for failing to disclose drug side-effects resulting in diabetes.
$560,000 recovered for inadvertent transaction of blood vessel in transplant operation.
$545,000 recovered in malpractice suit against New York City hospital and physicians as a result of transaction of blood vessel in transplant operation resulting in patient death.
$515,000 recovered for failure to diagnose pulmonary embolism following knee surgery.
$500,000 recovered in workers’ compensation settlement paid to ironworker who sustained leg injury at factory.
$460,000 recovered from hospital and nurse for failing to properly diagnose impending heart attack.
$450,000 settlement in negligent hiring / sexual molestation case brought against local business.
$355,000 recovered from hospital and physician as a result delay in diagnosing and treating leukemia.
$215,000 recovered in legal malpractice case brought against plaintiff’s personal injury law firm for improper handling of medical malpractice case.
$200,000 recovered in legal malpractice case brought against law firm for improper handling of commercial lawsuit.
$185,000 recovered in legal malpractice case brought against business attorney for conflict of interest in mishandling commercial transaction in which he representing buyer and seller simultaneously.
$165,000 recovered from “Big Box” store for negligent packing of merchandise purchased at store. After purchase and upon arrival merchandise shifted and fell on store patron resulting in multiple fractures requiring surgery.
$175,000 recovered in suit against landlord as s a result of mailman’s fall on black ice.
$150,000 recovered from hospital as a result of employee’s sexual assault on patient.
$145,000 settlement recovered in “minor impact” ($742 in property damage) auto collision resulting head injury manifesting as “conversion disorder” (a mental condition in which a person has neurologic symptoms that cannot be explained by medical evaluation.)
$125,000 workers’ compensation settlement recovered for worker’s head injury (chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE.)