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Trial to Open Against GA Doctor Over Claims Epidural Caused Patient's Nerve Damage

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Apr 19, 2019 1:09:02 PM

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Update: Plaintiff voluntarily dismissed her claims without prejudice under O.C.G.A. 9-11-41.  

Decatur, GA— Trial is scheduled to begin next week against a Georgia doctor accused of delivering an epidural injection a patient claims has left her with lifelong nerve damage. Barlow v. Ford, et al., 16A61806.

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Topics: Medical Malpractice, Georgia, healthcare, Barlow v. Ford

|VIDEO| Roderick Edmond's Closing Secures $3M Verdict Against Nurses in Wrongful Death Case

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Apr 12, 2019 1:23:38 PM

 

Roderick Edmond argues why two nurses are responsible for the death of Shari Edwards, days after she gave birth. 


It can be difficult to secure a verdict against nursing staff in a medical negligence case when a jury finds a treating physician was not responsible. However, Roderick Edmond’s incisive closing at trial over the death of a new mother secured a seven-figure verdict against two nurses who cared for her.

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Topics: Medical Malpractice, Georgia, Edwards v. Nicome, et al.

|VIDEO| How Scott Bailey's Closing Helped Clear Atlanta Doc at Trial Over TV Director's Fatal Heart Attack

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Mar 22, 2019 12:40:50 PM


In a medical malpractice trial over the death of a television sports director, Scott Bailey convincingly connects the dots of his case, while connecting with the jury, to clear an Atlanta-area physician.

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Topics: Medical Malpractice, Georgia, Cox v. Fatemi

$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

$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.