Svendsen v. United States

Practice Area: Medical malpractice

Date: Jul 18, 2016

Outcome: $250,000

Description: Client’s mother died of cervical cancer due to the failure of her doctors at a federally funded clinic to perform appropriate and timely Pap smears over a 7 year period. The U.S. denied negligence, and denied that the cancer was cervical in nature, and therefore would not have been detected even if testing had been done.

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Walters v Cortright

Practice Area: Personal injury

Date: Sep 29, 2015

Outcome: $150,000

Description: Assault and battery leading to broken ankle. Defendant denied the incident and there were no independent witnesses. However, defendant did not testify credibly, leading to settlement of the case

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