Active Duty Military Medical Malpractice Claims New legislation, which passed through Congress on December 17, 2019, will allow for active [...]
Navy Surgical Medical Malpractice $1,433,5000 received by clients $500,000 attorneys' fees $66,500 litigation expenses Shurtz v. United States Pensacola Naval Hospital, Florida Our client was a Navy veteran who was negligently treated by Navy doctors and providers in Pensacola, Florida. The Navy providers negligently performed a gall bladder removal surgery
Navy Medical Malpractice Birth Injury $1,623,930 received by clients with lifetime benefits $575,000 attorneys' fees $101,070 litigation expenses Holweger v. United States Portsmouth Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, Virginia Naval healthcare providers failed to properly monitor the baby's fetal monitor strip, which caused hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy and a permanent brain injury.
Navy Medical Malpractice Birth Injury $2,216,740.36 received by clients with lifetime benefits $560,000.00 attorneys' fees $23,259.64 litigation expenses Calcagno v. United States Naval Medical Center Portsmouth (NMCP) Misdiagnosis of a marginal ulcer leading to fetal distress. Mother required emergency laparotomy with cesarean section, and baby had significant developmental and neurological
Navy Medical Malpractice Birth Injury $2,322,359 received by clients with lifetime benefits $600,000 attorneys' fees $77,641 litigation expenses Carman v. United States Portsmouth Naval Medical Center During labor and delivery, Navy providers failed to timely respond to our client's placental abruption causing permanent and severe brain damage to her baby.