After highlighting 10 “must watch” medical malpractice trials in Courtroom View Network’s trial video library ending in plaintiff verdicts, it’s time to showcase 10 of the most impressive medmal trials in CVN’s archive that ended with defense verdicts.
Courts across the country are slowly showing signs of resuming normal business, but with civil jury trials still at least a few weeks away Courtroom View Network’s online trial video library is the only way for trial attorneys to keep their skills sharp by watching gavel-to-gavel on-demand video of real-world, high stakes civil trials.
Atlanta, GA—Trial is scheduled to open next week against an Atlanta-area dermatologist over skin cancer that cost a Vietnam vet most of his ear. Waldrop v. Payne, et al., 17EV004844.
Risk-benefit analysis is a common defense in medical malpractice cases, with the defense often concentrating on the low likelihood of potential complications to justify a doctor’s decisions. During cross-examination of a seven-figure med mal trial, however, Cale Conley used humor and a hypothetical alligator in an elevator to upend a risk-benefit contention.