Birth Injury Case Results

Birth Injury Case Results

Memphis Hospital Negligence Results in Brain Damaged Baby: $2.9 Million Settlement
Hospital staff negligence resulted in catastrophic brain injury to our client's baby. Although the baby's heart tones indicated a deteriorating condition prior to birth, the hospital discharged our client. The baby was delivered by C-section a few days later and was born with brain damage and cerebral palsy. The hospital agreed to a settlement of $2.9 million.

$2.9 Million Settlement

DISCLAIMER: The results are specific to the facts and legal circumstances of each of the clients' cases and should not be used to form an expectation that the same results could be obtained for other clients in similar matters without reference to the specific factual and legal circumstances of each client's case.
Tennessee Day Care Negligence Lawsuit Results in $1.5 Million Jury Verdict
Ford Bond, a twenty-two month old child, was left unsupervised during mealtime at Lambuth Memorial Preschool when he began to choke on a peach. He soon lost consciousness, suffered severe brain damage, and died a few days later. Despite clear evidence that the day care ignored important safety rules, it refused to accept financial responsibility for the death. The jury awarded $1.5 million to his mother. This verdict shows the importance of day care safety and the devastating loss that can result when a day care chooses to ignore generally accepted and state mandated safety rules.

$1.5 Million Jury Verdict

DISCLAIMER: The results are specific to the facts and legal circumstances of each of the clients' cases and should not be used to form an expectation that the same results could be obtained for other clients in similar matters without reference to the specific factual and legal circumstances of each client's case.
Memphis Baby Injured at Birth from Medical Malpractice: $7 Million Settlement
Memphis Baby Injured at Birth from Medical Malpractice: $7 Million Settlement

The negligence of hospital nurses and the obstetrician resulted in the failure to identify fetal distress and failure to perform a timely C-section. Our client's baby suffered severe brain damage and had developed cerebral palsy because the baby was not delivered sooner, a mistake that was preventable with proper medical care. The hospital agreed to a settlement of $7 million.

DISCLAIMER: The results are specific to the facts and legal circumstances of each of the clients' cases and should not be used to form an expectation that the same results could be obtained for other clients in similar matters without reference to the specific factual and legal circumstances of each client's case.
Tennessee Birth Injury Failure to Perform C-Section Results in $12 Million Settlement
Our client's baby suffered severe brain damage and had developed cerebral palsy due to birth trauma because nurses at the defendant hospital failed to alert the attending doctor to the baby's heart rate deterioration during labor. The brain damage could have been prevented by performing a C-section in a timely manner. We secured a personal injury settlement from the hospital and obstetrician for $12 million.

DISCLAIMER: The results are specific to the facts and legal circumstances of each of the clients' cases and should not be used to form an expectation that the same results could be obtained for other clients in similar matters without reference to the specific factual and legal circumstances of each client's case.