Verdicts & Settlements
Bond v. Potomac Associates
Wrongful death of West Virginia man for improper treatment of pancreatitis.
Wang v. Washington Hospital Center
Wiley v. General Motors
Represented a plaintiff who became paralyzed in a car accident as a result of a defective seatbelt. After six weeks at trial, the case was successfully settled.
Daubert v. Merrell Dow Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
A landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision establishing the law on expert testimony.
Ealy v. Merrell Dow
$95 million verdict, including $75 million in punitive damages.
Hamilton v. Kaiser Permanente
$530,000 verdict for birth injury.
Kasdin v. GWU & GWU Health Plan
$1.5 million verdict for loss of kidney due to malpractice.
Gerver v. Benavides, M.D.
$2 million verdict for medical malpractice.
Cappadona v. Nimetz
$2.5 million verdict for medical malpractice. While the defendant appealed, the verdict was affirmed by the D.C. appellate court, which affirmed the usefulness of special verdict forms.
Beach v. Ross
$2.75 million verdict for child with cerebral palsy. We collected all funds owed to our client despite the doctor leaving the state and a relatively small insurance policy.
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