Lawyers at DBMS successfully litigate a wide variety of civil cases and argue appeals in some of the most challenging jurisdictions in the country.

Plaintiff v. Defendant Emergency Medicine Physician

05/24/2019 Client:

Defendant Emergency Medicine Physician

Outcome:

Verdict for the Defense.

DBMS successfully defended an emergency medicine physician in a case involving an alleged failure to diagnose an aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage. The plaintiff had neck pain radiating to her back and ...

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Plaintiff v. Defendant Internal Medicine Resident Physician

05/16/2019 Client:

Defendant Internal Medicine Resident Physician

Outcome:

Verdict for the Defense.

DBMS attorneys successfully obtain verdict on behalf of defendant Internal Medicine Resident Physician in a lawsuit arising from the death of a 20-year old patient with sickle cell disease after ...

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Plaintiff v. Defendant General Surgeon

04/17/2019 Client:

Defendant General Surgeon

Outcome:

Verdict for the Defense.

DBMS attorneys J. Kent Mathewson and Laura C. Ieremia successfully obtained a verdict in favor of a general surgeon in a wrongful death action brought by the 36-year-old decedent’s husband. ...

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Plaintiff v. Infectious Disease Physician

04/11/2019 Client:

Defendant Infectious Disease Physician

Outcome:

Verdict for the Defense.

DBMS attorneys John McGarry and Meagan VanderWeele successfully defended an infectious disease physician in a three-week medical negligence/wrongful death trial.  A 22-year old woman died from sepsis from an undiagnosed ...

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Plaintiff v. Infectious Disease Physician

04/11/2019 Client:

Defendant Physician

Outcome:

Verdict for the Defense.

DBMS attorneys John McGarry and Meagan VanderWeele successfully defended an infectious disease physician in a three-week medical negligence/wrongful death trial. A 22-year old woman died from sepsis from an undiagnosed ...

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Plaintiff v. Defendant Family Practice Physician

03/11/2019 Client:

Defendant Family Practice Physician

Outcome:

Verdict for the Defense.

DBMS successfully defended a family practice physician in a case involving an alleged improper prescription of anti-inflammatory medication to a patient with chronic kidney disease. The patient claimed the medication ...

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Plaintiff v. Defendant Ophthalmologist

11/28/2018 Client:

Defendant Ophthalmologist

Outcome:

Verdict for the Defense.

DBMS secured a verdict for the defense in a case in which a woman accused a Lasik surgeon of failing to properly assess her prior to surgery. A 44-year-old woman ...

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Plaintiff v. Defendant Rheumatologist

11/16/2018 Client:

Defendant Rheumatologist

Outcome:

Defendant Dismissed from Case.

DBMS successfully secured a dismissal on behalf of a defendant rheumatologist involved in a case in which a woman accused multiple doctors of failing to timely diagnose her with AIDS. ...

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Plaintiff v. Defendant Hospital and Intensivist

10/23/2018 Client:

Defendant Hospital and Intensivist

Outcome:

Verdict for the Defense.

DBMS secured a verdict for the defense in a case in which an intensivist and interventional cardiologist were accused of failing to timely diagnose a retroperitoneal bleed following a cardiac ...

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