Case Conclusion Date: January 23, 2001
Practice Area: Medical Malpractice
Outcome: Plaintiff's verdict
Description: Mr. Kwatra had to prove that the Defendant, phsyician breached the Stadard of Care, and caused damage to Ms. Roe's Common Bile Duct during a Gastric Bypass Surgery. Mr. Kwatra asked the Defendant draw a picture of Ms. Doe's unusual anatomy, which Dr. Roe said was a very rare configuration. Then Mr. Kwatra used the Defendant's own exhibit, and made him admit that the one of the pictures he was using in his defense was the exectly the same as picture that he drew for Mr. Kwatra under cross- examination. When asked if they matched, Dr. Roe responded, "You got me, there young man!"