Cervantes v. Defendant Obstetrician

  • Circuit Court, Cook County, Illinois07/02/1997
    Client: Defendant Obstetrician
    Outcome: Defense Verdict

Synopsis:

Plaintiff sued her obstetrician for alleged malpractice in the infant’s delivery.

Plaintiff asserted that the allegedly improper procedures in the delivery caused the child’s shoulder dystocia and resulting brachial plexus injuries.

Plaintiff sought over $2.5 million. The jury returned a defense verdict.