$28,000,000 federal court verdict against U.S. for obstetrical negligence at a U.S. Naval Hospital causing cerebral palsy.
$23,000,000 Washington, D.C. jury verdict after a month-long trial in a complex neurosurgical case, which left client in a vegetative state.
$8,000,000 in combined settlements against vascular surgeon for causing limb loss and/or death.
$6,400,000 jury verdict for wrongful death after doctors perforated an elderly woman’s pulmonary artery and then failed to repair it.
$6,400,000 jury verdict in a medical malpractice case after the defendant’s insurance company offered $25,000 to settle.
$6,000,000 settlement against large HMO for failing to monitor a twin pregnancy resulting in cerebral palsy.
$5,300,000 settlement in a medical malpractice case occuring in Italy, which is believed to be the largest settlement in a Military Claims Act case.
$4,500,000 settlement for obstetrician’s mismanagement of preterm labor resulting in cerebral palsy.
$4,300,000 settlement with a same day surgery center for improper administration of anesthesia during surgery for an elective procedure resulting in death.
$4,000,000 settlement after abscess caused by surgical error led to stroke, resulting in cognitive and physical impairments.
$3,500,000 settlement for an obstetrician’s mismanagement of pregnancy resulting in a traumatic delivery of a pre-term baby causing cerebral palsy.
$3,500,000 settlement for failure to take core breast biopsy resulting in death from metastatic breast cancer.
$3,500,000 settlement with Hospital Emergency Department for failing to diagnose brain aneurysm as cause of patients headache and for failing to refer the patient for a CT Scan or to a neurosurgeon.
$3,500,000 settlement resulting from medical residents’ failure to recognize and properly manage fetal distress causing brain damage and cerebral palsy.
$3,500,000 Federal Tort Claims Act settlement resulting in a brain damage and cerebral palsy.
$3,000,000 settlement arising from death caused by puncturing the heart during a cardiac procedure.
$2,900,000 settlement for obstetrician’s mismanagement of preterm labor resulting in cerebral palsy.
$2,750,000 settlement in Federal Court case against nurse midwives and an obstetrician for birth injury.
$2,750,000 settlement against laboratory for misreading pathology specimen resulting in death.
$2,600,000 in a fatal apartment fire.
$2,500,000 settlement for the family of a woman struck and killed by a bus.
$2,400,000 jury verdict for doctors’ failure to diagnose and treat small bowel cancer.
$2,200,000 settlement for failure to correctly treat a spinal arteriovenous malformation.
$2,100,000 settlement for delayed diagnosis of prostate cancer.
$2,000,000 settlement for failure to properly perform spine surgery.
$2,000,000 settlement for failure to appropriately recognize and treat brain aneurysm.
$2,000,000 settlement for improper endovascular treatment of benign liver tumor.
$2,000,000 settlement for wrongful death caused by failure to treat aortic aneurysm.
$1,750,000 settlement for failure to timely diagnose and treat an epidural hematoma resulting in permanent neurological impairment.
$1,650,000 settlement for misdiagnosis of abscess on spine resulting in paraplegia.
$1,550,000 jury verdict for ureter injury from negligently performed hysterectomy causing multiple operations and permanent injury.
$1,400,000 settlement for failure to correctly read mammogram resulting in delayed diagnosis.
$1,400,000 settlement in a Federal Tort Claims Act case for failure to follow up on an inadequate Pap smear (North Carolina).
$1,250,000 settlement for lifeguard negligence resulting in drowning.
$1,200,000 settlement for ordering wrong medicine and improperly filling contraindicated prescription. Settlement included change in prescription policy for nationwide pharmacy to prevent similar events from occurring in the future.
$1,100,000 settlement in a Federal Tort Claims Act case for misreading a Pap smear (Texas).
$1,100,000 settlement for failure to conduct an adequate colonoscopy resulting in a delayed diagnosis of colon cancer.
$1,050,000 settlement for negligent failure to diagnose ovarian torsion and removal of child’s sole ovary.
$1,000,000 settlement in premises liability case involving improper lighting and handrails at Washington, D.C. rental property resulting in a serious fall and head injury.
Confidential seven-figure settlement for family of child that drowned in pool.
Confidential seven-figure settlement in case involving the prescribing of contraindicated medications resulting in death.
Confidential seven-figure settlement for obstetrician’s negligence resulting in birth of child with Down’s syndrome.
Confidential seven-figure settlement for family whose son drowned during crew practice.
Confidential seven-figure Federal Tort Claims Act settlement for improper use of vacuum extractor to delivery baby resulted in brain damage.
Confidential seven-figure settlements in two cases of maternal death during labor against the same hospital in which the obstetricians caused excessive bleeding during delivery then failed to respond appropriately.
$950,000 settlement for causing perforated esophagus that required extensive reconstructive surgery.
$900,000 settlement for delaying diagnosis of colon cancer resulting in death.
$850,000 settlement for delaying diagnosis of esophageal cancer that resulted in death.
$750,000 settlement for misdiagnosis of epiglottitis resulting in death.
$750,000 settlement for obstetrical negligence that resulted in the death of baby during delivery.
$650,000 settlement for legal malpractice case resulting from failure to timely file law suit.
$500,000 settlement for inadequate security in a crime-ridden Washington, D.C. apartment building resulting in a shooting.
$500,000 settlement against a hospital resulting from negligent care that of a patient leaving her permanently incapacitated.
$500,000 settlement against hospital resulting from negligent care of patient resulting in coma and death.
$450,000 settlement against hospital resulting from negligent care of patient following surgery.
$400,000 settlement involving the sexual assault of a minor by a third party while under school supervision.
$300,000 settlement for improper administration of medication during pregnancy that resulted in fetal demise.
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