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$45.8M Med Mal Verdict Stands, Georgia Appeals Court Rules

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Mar 15, 2019 4:19:34 PM

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Atlanta—The Georgia Court of Appeals last week ruled a $45.8 million verdict should stand in a 2017 medical malpractice trial over the catastrophic brain damage a woman suffered days after childbirth.

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Topics: Medical Malpractice, Georgia, Trabue v. Atlanta Women's Specialists LLC

|VIDEO| What Joe Fried Showed Jurors in Closings Helped Deliver Eight-Figure Verdict in TBI Trial

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Mar 1, 2019 2:25:47 PM

 

  

 


One of the most effective ways to highlight a defendant’s alleged negligence is to walk jurors through a simple alternative that could have avoided the accident. During closings of a traumatic brain injury trial, Joe Fried vividly demonstrated such a hypothetical alternative and helped seal an eight-figure verdict in the case.    

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Topics: Georgia, Transportation, Johnson v. MARTA

$1M Settlement With 1 Doc, Directed Verdict for Another Wraps Med Mal Trial Over Patient's Leg Amputation

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Feb 1, 2019 12:11:18 AM

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Atlanta, GA— A Georgia woman reached a $1 million settlement Thursday with one of the doctors she claims is responsible for the loss of her leg, soon after jurors found the physician partially liable on a $4.7 million award, and days after a verdict was directed in favor of the second doctor she claims is at fault. Lockhart v. Bloom, et al., 16EV003451. 

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Topics: Medical Malpractice, Georgia, Lockhart v. Bloom, et al.

Trial Begins Against GA Doctors Accused of Med Mal That Forced Patient's Leg Amputation

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Jan 16, 2019 2:26:51 PM

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Atlanta—Trial opened Wednesday over claims medical negligence cost a Georgia woman her leg. Lockhart v. Bloom, et al., 16EV003451. 

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Topics: Medical Malpractice, Georgia, Lockhart v. Bloom, et al.

CVN Georgia's Top 5 Trial Stories of 2018

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Dec 7, 2018 5:46:51 PM

 


CVN has covered a high-profile slate of Georgia trials throughout 2018, featuring some of the country's best attorneys and ranging from a startling mistrial in a wrongful death case against Ford to an eight-figure verdict against a transit giant. These are the five trial stories that made the biggest news:

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Topics: Georgia