Plaintiff v. Defendant University Medical Center

  • Circuit Court, Cook County, Illinois02/16/2001
    Client: Defendant University Medical Center
    Outcome: Deadlocked Jury (7-5 for defense)

Synopsis:

Cardiac surgery on 13-year-old boy who suffered from aortic stenosis resulted in bleeding complications and ultimately death from infection after a prolonged course of intensive care.

Plaintiff sought over $24 million. The case was settled during retrial for $600,000.