Lavendar V. Skilled Health

Michael J. Crowley

Case Conclusion Date:July 6, 2010

Practice Area:Class Action

Outcome:$677 million jury verdict

Description:This nursing home understaffing class action case was certified, then tried in a 6 1/2 month jury trial in Humboldt County Superior Court. The $677 million dollar verdict is the largest verdict in the USA in 2010, and the largest in the skilled nursing context ever.