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Professional Liability

Plaintiff v. Defendant University Medical Center

02/16/2001
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.