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|VIDEO| The Credibility-Building Testimony That Helped Key a Med Mal Defense Win, in Medical Testimony Master Class

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Dec 22, 2022 11:01:27 AM

Dr. Burton Bentley highlights a powerful example of building credibility while testifying, in this clip from Medical Testimony Master Class. You can watch the full episode here.


In a medical malpractice case, a defendant medical provider’s credibility is crucial to securing a defense verdict. And in the latest episode of Medical Testimony Master Class with Burton Bentley, II, M.D., Dr. Bentley highlights a powerful technique that Huff Powell & Bailey’s Scott Bailey used to bolster his physician-client’s credibility during direct exam, leading to a defense win in a major med-mal trial. 

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Washington State Jury Awards $82M In Latest Monsanto PCB ‘Forever Chemical’ Trial

Posted by David Siegel on Dec 21, 2022 12:52:53 PM

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Topics: Products Liability, Washington

$6M Verdict in TBI Trial Over Mall Elevator's Ceiling Panel Collapse

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Dec 16, 2022 2:43:46 PM

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Topics: Premises Liability, Florida, TBI, Rayment v. Mizner Park Venture

Texas Jury Returns $10M+ Medical Malpractice Verdict For Paralyzed Patient, Beating Hospital’s $450K Settlement Offer

Posted by David Siegel on Dec 12, 2022 10:46:57 PM

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Topics: Medical Malpractice, Texas

|VIDEO| The Mark Lanier Trial Notes That Helped Win a Massive Talc Case Verdict

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Dec 9, 2022 4:52:40 PM


When questioning a witness, it’s crucial to effectively highlight the key information you want a jury to take away from that testimony. Otherwise you risk jurors getting overwhelmed with information and missing the most important points a witness made. This is particularly true during questioning of expert witnesses, where testimony can run hours-long and confuse the average juror. In a multi-plaintiff talc trial against Johnson & Johnson, the demonstrative “notes” Mark Lanier wrote to support his questioning powerfully distilled key pieces of testimony and helped win a blockbuster verdict.

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Topics: Ingham v. Johnson & Johnson