Case Conclusion Date: August 29, 2008
Practice Area: Medical Malpractice
Outcome: $450,000 recovered on $250,000 Policy
Description: Baby girl was born with rare heart defect – Medical Malpractice - surgical repair botched - $450,000 recovered after new trial was affirmed on appeal. She lost this case at trial because the doctor lied, and his own expert pointed that out in trial. The judge ordered a new trial, and the doctor appealed. The doctor’s insurance company never offered a penny to settle until the new trial was upheld on appeal. Shortly before the second trial, the insurance company settled with the family. The little girl is now 10 years old and doing well.