Over $500 Million Recovered For Deserving Clients
Business Representation and Litigation
Breach of contract in connection with sale of radio broadcasting rights.
Chemical company allowed arsenic to pollute ground water in neighborhood,
destroying property valuations and causing residents to move.
Claims involved significant neurologic injury to a child during post-surgical care.
Multi-plaintiff fraud case. Insurance broker sold essentially worthless
life insurance policies to elderly clients.
Patient suffered brain damage following hypoxic episode in operating room.
A mother and son were involved in a rollover vehicle crash due to the instability
of a General Motors vehicle, resulting in the woman being injured and
her son’s death.
Death of railroad engineer when a train hit a tanker truck that tried to
beat the train across a railroad crossing.
Fuel system defect in a pick-up truck caused a fire resulting in severe
burns and the death of an 80-year-old lady.
Failure to adequately train for, prepare for and perform minimally invasive
heart surgery resulting in vessel disruption and death of two patients.
Tracheostomy tube dislodged by nurse, not inserted properly by doctor.
Brain damage resulted from lack of oxygen. Settled during trial.
Patient in detoxification was violently restrained facedown by security
guards resulting in the patient being smothered to death.
Death of a driver whose car was crushed by a piece of equipment that fell
from a flat-bed truck trailer.
Back surgery/post-op care/paralysis. Epidural hematoma not timely diagnosed,
resulting in spinal cord damage and paralysis.
Death of an 8-year-old boy when a truck crossed the centerline and hit
a van head-on.
Failure to appropriately use stereotactic image-guided neurosurgical system
resulting in removal of and damage to a normal brain, and resulting in
substantial neurologic impairment of the patient.
Three-year-old was injured and died because of surgery and post-operative
Suit against a power company. Teenager electrocuted and lost arm when he
touched a guy wire from a power pole.
Woman sustained brain damage from lack of oxygen during shoulder surgery.
Radiology/emergency medicine/quadriplegia case. Neck injury, x-ray misread,
patient discharged with broken neck resulting in eventual paralysis.
2-year-old suffered burns when pajamas top erupted in flames when near
fire source. Garment did not comply with federal flammability standards.
Back surgery/paralysis case. Neurosurgeon used improper thoracic approach
and cut spinal artery.
Patient was injured during placement of implantable penile prosthesis;
perforated bowel, resulting in sepsis, loss of prosthesis, short bowel syndrome.
Neck injury misdiagnosed by emergency department doctor. Patient became
quadriplegic when doctor moved patient’s head.
Doctor stopped patient’s asthma medicine 5 days before surgery. Patient
had an asthma attack in the recovery room. Anesthesia personnel inserted
endotracheal tube in esophagus, not in airway, resulting in the patient dying.
Defective seatbelt unlatched during collision, child ejected from SUV and died.
Failure to respond to post-procedure complaints from a patient and patient
not being returned to surgery in a timely fashion resulting in death.
Patient had compartment syndrome surgery on lower leg, post-op bleeding
not diagnosed and addressed, muscle and nerve damage, eventual below-the-knee
Several physicians failed to timely diagnose crytococcal meningitis, which
resulted in the death of the Plaintiff’s husband.
Failure to diagnose small bowel perforation leading to sepsis, multiorgan
failure and death.
Client suffered herniated disk in lower back and required surgery following
collision with truck.
Retained foreign object during elective hysterectomy.
Small airplane crashed when pilot ignored passenger limit. Death of a teenage girl.
Failure to diagnose bacterial infection resulting in death.
Nursing Home Negligence & Abuse
Failure to diagnose pulmonary embolus resulting in death.
Patient not diagnosed with coronary artery blockage despite signs and symptoms.
Patient had a heart attack and died.
Failure to diagnose and treat heart attack resulting in death.
Failure to diagnose pulmonary embolus in patient with known deep vein thrombosis
resulting in death.
Wrongful death claim where truck crossed center line and killed client.
A rape occurred after an office building janitor was hired despite his
background check showing extensive criminal history of assaults.
Defective/Dangerous Medical Devices and Drugs
Claim arose out of alleged defective transvaginal sling for female stress
Failure to appropriately prepare for, train for, credential for gastric
bypass surgery resulting in postoperative wounds and neurologic injuries.
Automobile accident. Speeding driver lost control and car overturned, passenger
sustained head injury.
Back injury case. Trains collided, engineer injured.
Failure to diagnose inappropriate medication combination resulting in rhabdomyolysis
Patient’s head scans showed and radiologist reported a tumor; primary
physician failed to inform patient, who learned of brain tumor six years later.
Murder of businessman by gunman who entered room with key given to him
at front desk.
Employee seriously injured by fall in caustic substance manufactured by
Failure to timely recognize facial nerve injury during a stapedectomy.
Patient experienced permanent damage in vaginal and perineal areas resulting
in loss of sexual function and incontinence due to injury during surgery.
A certified nursing assistant roughly handled an elderly resident which
resulted in comminuted fractures of her lower extremities, pain and suffering,
and her subsequent death.
Failure to timely diagnose, treat and transfer a patient who had 3 heart
attacks over 6 days resulting in physical and psychological damages.
Back injury case involving defective ladder that collapsed.
Failure to appropriately investigate employees pre-hire resulting in patient
abuse by employee.
Failure to diagnose subacute bacterial endocarditis resulting in embolic
stroke and neurologic injury.
A pediatrician failed to properly treat a child’s bowel obstruction.
Defectively designed bed resulted in wrongful death of bed-ridden minor child.
Negligent repair of fractured knee, leaving client permanently disabled.
Crossing lights defective, train hit truck trailer and derailed, engineer hurt.
Willful infliction of emotional distress by supervisor including physical,
mental and emotional abuse.
Failure to diagnose brain bleed in 18-month-old trauma patient resulting
in permanent neurologic impairment.
Failure to diagnose vessel ruptured during cardiac catheterization resulting
in hemorrhage and death.
Failure to diagnose stroke with x-ray findings of bleeding and repeated
patient visits to emergency room.
Patient experienced air embolus through arm port at end of dialysis when
nurse incorrectly disengaged lines from dialysis unit.
Failure to diagnose a life-threatening condition in mother and 8-month
old fetus resulting in fetal death.
An elderly diabetic patient lapsed into a diabetic coma and died because
needed medications were not administered.
A property manager failed to correct an uneven curb, resulting in a patient
with cancer suffering a hip fracture, subsequent infection, and death.
A surgeon caused a bile duct injury during laparoscopic gall bladder removal.
Rape. Apartment complex did not provide security despite previous crimes
A national nursing home chain failed to put proper fall measures in place
resulting in a resident’s death.
Failure to diagnose stroke resulting in blindness and disability.
Clinic punctured colon during performance of colonic cleansing therapy.
Customer slipped and fell on spilled shampoo resulting in a shoulder injury.
A resident fell multiple times and was injured.
Caregiver burned resident with hairdryer in an attempt to dry wet sheets.
Lack of wound care led to a patient’s death.
A nursing home failed to properly prevent a skin infection that resulted
in pain and suffering in a resident and transfer to another facility.
A general surgeon removed the wrong part of a patient’s colon.
A resident was given the wrong medications.
Defectively manufactured lens implant resulted in permanent eye injury.
Blue jean manufacturer was supplied with and unknowingly put defective
elastic in jeans and lost large contract as a result.
Involved users of a vaginal sling for female stress urinary incontinence
and allegations of a defective product.
Airplane overshot runway and bounced through fence and across highway,
Personal injury/infliction of emotional distress claims arising out of
wrongful arrest, wrongful incarceration, and unlawful search and seizure.
Orthopedic surgery/infection/leg amputation case. Veteran’s legs
became infected following surgery, resulting in amputations above the knee.
Failure to diagnose and treat bacterial meningitis by a pediatrician. Brain
damage to 3 year old boy.