Case Conclusion Date: 02.13.2009
Practice Area: Medical Malpractice
Outcome: Post-verdict favorable and confidential settlement reached
Description: Patient brought claims of medical negligence, fraud, and violations of FDA regulations against a lasik eye surgery center, its owners, and the operating physician. Mr. Knapp appeared as second chair defense counsel in the jury trial. In this capacity, he argued multiple evidentiary issues and successfully defended the client against punitive damage allegations. Mr. Knapp helped obtain a confidential settlement post-verdict in order to avoid an appeal and further defense fees and expenses.