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David J. Winter

David Winter’s Legal Cases

7 total

  • Automobile/Bus Accident

    Practice Area:
    Car Accidents
    Outcome:
    $1.3 million dollar settlement
    Description:
    Automobile/bus accident case for a 59 year old woman. Client was rear-ended at a high rate of speed by a bus and she ended up hitting a utility pole, causing it to break in half and land on the roof of her car.
  • Bacterial Meningitis

    Practice Area:
    Medical Malpractice
    Outcome:
    $1.75 million dollar settlement
    Description:
    A special needs trust being established for a 6 year old child and her family who suffers severe neurologic deficits secondary to delay in treatment of bacterial meningitis. The child suffers from central nervous system injuries including spastic quadriplegia and cerebral palsy.
  • Failure to treat infection/laparoscopic cholecystectomy

    Practice Area:
    Medical Malpractice
    Outcome:
    $2.1 million dollar settlement
    Description:
    Settlement for the family of a 44 year old woman who died due to a failure to properly and timely treat an infection following a laparoscopic cholecystectomy wherein she had suffered a perforation of the bile duct and small bowel. The case was settled pre-suit.
  • Failure to Timely Perform Mitral Valve Replacement Surgery

    Practice Area:
    Medical Malpractice
    Outcome:
    $4.25 million dollar settlement
    Description:
    Settlement for a 61 year old man and his family involving a failure to timely perform mitral valve replacement surgery. The delay led to hypotension and cardiac arrest upon induction of anesthesia. The man suffered brain damage secondary to cardiac arrest and anoxic encephalopathy. The case was settled per-suit.
  • Failur to Treat Necrotizing Enterocolities

    Practice Area:
    Medical Malpractice
    Outcome:
    $3.95 million dollar settlement
    Description:
    Settlement for a newborn and her family. The case involved failing to prescribe and administer antibiotics when x-rays were suspicious for necrotizing enterocolitis along with other signs and symptoms consistent with NEC. As a consequence of the delay in treatment, the baby suffered from severe neurological deficits including developmental delays, cerebral palsy and cortical blindness.
  • Failure to Treat Transverse Myelitis

    Practice Area:
    Medical Malpractice
    Outcome:
    $1.1 million dollar settlement
    Description:
    Settlement for a woman who became paralyzed from the waist down due to failure to diagnose and treat transverse myelitis. Transverse myelitis is a neurological disorder of the spinal cord.
  • Birth Injury

    Practice Area:
    Birth Injury
    Outcome:
    $3.3 million dollar settlement
    Description:
    Settlement involving a brain damaged child and the failure to perform fetal well-being testing in light of progressive worsening of fetal heart rate tracings following by a failure to perform a cesarean section in a timely fashion. The baby suffered severe neurological deficits, cerebral palsy, developmental delays and learning disability.