Case Conclusion Date: 01.07.2011
Practice Area: Medical Malpractice
Outcome: Resolved Numerous Claims
Description: Dr. Stephen Schneider and his wife were federally prosecuted and found guilty of 34 criminal counts including illegal distribution of controlled substances, conspiracy to commit health care fraud, health care fraud resulting in death, and money laundering. The practices of the doctor and his wife lead to over 176 patient drug overdoses, bodily injuries, and 68 deaths. In addition to the federal prosecution numerous wrongful death actions were brought by the heirs of the victims of Dr. Schneider. Tina Huntington and Larry Wall had the opportunity to assist several of those families reach resolution of their wrongful death claims.