Case results

  • June 8, 2018: Defense verdict for OB/GYN where patient alleged ureteral injury during supracervical hysterectomy. (Spotsylvania, Va.)

 

  • May 25, 2018: Defense verdict for neurosurgeon where the plaintiff alleged injury due to positioning during foraminotomy. (Norfolk, Va.)

 

  • January 30, 2018: Defense verdict for anesthesiologist and CRNA in wrongful death case where plaintiff alleged failure to timely diagnose a perforation of the right ventricle following epicardial ablation procedure.  (Fairfax, Va.)

 

  • January 12, 2018: Defense verdict for anesthesiologist in wrongful death case where patient suffered liver failure allegedly due to failure to maintain adequate blood pressures during surgery.  (Annapolis, Md.)

 

  • September 20, 2017: Defense verdict for anesthesiologists in wrongful death case where patient developed a hematoma after a thyroid surgery and lost the airway, suffering an anoxic brain injury.  (Annapolis, Md.)

 

  • July 19, 2017: Defense verdict for anesthesiologist in wrongful death case where patient moved during an endovascular coiling procedure from alleged inadequate anesthesia.  (Fairfax, Va.)

 

  • October 6, 2016: Defense verdict for internist in alleged delay in diagnosing discitis and endocarditis in a patient with persistent back pain. (Winchester Va.)

 

  • September 26, 2016: Defense verdict for radiologist in wrongful death case where an occluded superior mesenteric artery was admittedly missed on an abdominal-pelvic CT scan. (Winchester Va.)

 

  • May 10, 2016: Defense verdict for internist where resident of nursing home suffered above-the-knee amputation from alleged inadequate post-op monitoring. (Alexandria Va.)

 

  • April 1, 2016: Defense verdict for anesthesiologist and CRNA where 71 year old patient allegedly aspirated during an EGD and died. (Montgomery County, Md.)

 

  • February 11, 2016: Defense verdict for cardiologist where 52 year old patient was found dead at home only days after undergoing nuclear stress test, which was allegedly abnormal. (Alexandria, Va.)

 

  • October 23, 2015: Defense verdict for orthopedic surgeon after he allegedly lacerated subclavian vein during clavicle repair and patient coded and nearly died. (Stafford, Va.)

 

  • October 9, 2015: Defense verdict for orthopedic surgeon after 86 year old patient awoke in the PACU after spine surgery a paraplegic. (Fredericksburg, Va.)

 

  • August 31, 2015: Defense verdict for interventional radiologist where 55 year old patient died from complications during replacement of a dialysis catheter. (Fairfax, Va.)

 

  • August 7, 2015:  Defense verdict for ER physician and PA where 52 year old tax lawyer who came to ER after bike fall, fainted during a chest x-ray, struck his head on the floor and suffered profound brain injury. (Arlington, Va).

 

  • March 24, 2015: Defense verdict for anesthesiologist where 62 year woman with severe OSA and on Dilaudid after back surgery was found unresponsive shortly after transfer from PACU to the floor and died. (Fairfax, Va).

 

  • February 6, 2015: Defense verdict for gynecologist after he allegedly perforated the bowel with a suture when closing the abdominal wall after a hysterectomy leading to sepsis and permanent injury. (Fredericksburg, Va.)

 

  • November 23, 2014: Defense verdict for general surgeon where multi-trauma patient suffered compartment syndrome to her hand, disfigurement and permanent disability after extravasation of IV Propofol. (US District Court, Harrisonburg Va.)

 

  • September 30, 2014:  Defense verdict for neurologist where patient with seizure disorder and on Tegretol developed Steven Johnson Syndrome and died. (Fairfax, Va.)

 

  • August 8, 2014: Defense verdict for surgeon who allegedly transected common bile duct during cholecystectomy. (Alexandria, Va.)

 

  • July 15, 2014: Defense verdict for orthopedic surgeon where patient suffered drop foot after total hip replacement. (Manassas, Va.)

 

  • June 26, 2014: Defense verdict for orthopedic spine surgeon where patient suffered bowel perforation and septic shock after XLIF spine surgery. (Fairfax, Va.)

 

  • June 17, 2014: Defense verdict for pediatricians where 1 year old girl with croup collapsed and died at day care only days after seeing the pediatricians. Autopsy revealed an undiagnosed retropharyngeal rhabdomyosarcoma as the cause of the respiratory arrest. (Fairfax, Va.)

 

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