Failure to diagnose thoracic cancer. We recovered $1,300.000.00 for the client, which was the available policy limit.
Wrongful Death/Medical Malpractice Lawsuit
Resulted in a $650,000.00 settlement offer accepted by the surviving widow during trial. The damages to the 78 year old retired male were a few minutes of pain and suffering caused by hospital negligence when his right ventricle was punctured by a chest tube causing him to bleed out and suffer brain damage. He lapsed into a coma and never regained consciousness.The money compensates the estate for about 2-3 minutes of conscious pain and suffering.
Violation of Client Medical Privacy
A client’s confidential HIV status was wrongfully released resulting in a $450,000.00 settlement recovered by the Firm.