Our Track Record Of Successful Verdicts and Settlements

The following contains a list that is not meant to be exhaustive but rather illustrative of some of the clients and their families that our office has had the privilege to represent:

Verdicts

  • The Lawrence Firm attorneys, Rob Lewis and P.J. Beirne obtained a $11,750,000 million dollar verdict on behalf of the Pierce Family for the brain injuries sustained to their son as a result of negligent care at Upper Valley Medical Center in Troy, Ohio. Pierce v. Upper Valley Medical Center.
  • $30,953,181 verdict on behalf of Stanziano Family for permanent brain injuries sustained to their minor son as a result of a failure to timely perform a c-section. Stanziano v. Miami Valley Hospital, et al.*
  • $22,646,023 verdict on behalf of Grow Family for permanent brain injuries sustained to their minor daughter as a result of compression, trauma and a lack of oxygen before delivery. Grow v. Yang, et al.
  • $23,000,000 verdict on behalf of the Bailey Family for permanent brain injuries sustained to their minor daughter as a result of negligence in giving too much dextrose causing elevations in blood sugar leading to permanent brain injuries.
    Bailey v. St. Luke Hospitals, et al.**
  • $13,000,000 verdict on behalf of Yates Family for permanent brain injuries caused by an automobile collision. Yates v. Riverbend, et al.
  • $3,400,000 verdict on behalf of Ellington Family for the failure to timely recognize central retinal artery occlusion and failing to timely notify surgeon of pain post operatively resulting in permanent blindness. Ellington v. Christ Hospital, et al.
  • $2,412,899 verdict on behalf of Smith Family for the failure to timely perform a CT scan, diagnose and treat an epidural hematoma. Longbottom, et al. v. Huber, et al.
  • $2,200,000 verdict on behalf of Philpot Family for the injuries sustained as a result of the failure to properly and timely intubate when their wife and mother was in respiratory distress. Philpot v. Middletown Regional Hospital, et al.

Settlements

  • $6,750,000 confidential settlement on behalf of a family whose daughter was injured by a failure to properly monitor and timely perform a c-section resulting in permanent brain injuries.
  • $6,500,000 confidential settlement on behalf of a burn victim who was improperly given potassium IV incorrectly causing cardiac arrest and brain damage.
  • $6,500,000 confidential settlement on behalf of family for their son for the injuries suffered by their daughter as a result of a failure to perform a timely c-section.
  • $6,250,000 confidential settlement on behalf of a family for the brain injuries suffered by their daughter as a result of a failure to perform a timely c-section.
  • $6,000,000 confidential settlement on behalf of a brain injured child with injuries as a result of a failure to recognize a non-reassuring fetal heart rate pattern and failure to do a timely c-section.
  • $5,575,000 confidential settlement on behalf of a family for the wrongful death of their wife and mother and injuries to her newborn son as the result of the failure to diagnose acute fatty liver of pregnancy and the failure to diagnose a uterine infection.
  • $5,500,000 confidential settlement on behalf of a woman injured as a result during kidney transplant surgery causing massive bleeding and permanent injuries.
  • $5,150,000 confidential settlement on behalf of a family for the wrongful death of their husband and father due to a medication error.
  • $4,950,000 confidential settlement on behalf of families whose loved ones were injured as a result of a defective medical device.
  • $4,800,000 confidential settlement on behalf of a family whose son was injured as a result of failing to timely diagnose a uterine rupture in a VBAC.
  • $4,500,000 confidential settlement on behalf of an adult who suffered a brain injury as a result of the misdiagnosis of a pheochromocytoma.
  • $4,500,000 confidential settlement on behalf of a family for their loved one who suffered a traumatic brain injury as a result of being hit by a semi-tractor trailer.
  • $3,600,000 confidential settlement on behalf of a family whose son was injured as a result of the obstetrician not being available to perform a timely c-section.
  • $3,000,000 confidential settlement on behalf of a family for the wrongful death of a wife and mother as a result of the failure to diagnose sepsis infection following a hysterectomy.
  • $3,000,000 confidential settlement on behalf of a family for the wrongful death of a husband and father as a result of the misread pathology tissue slides leading to a misdiagnosis of cancer causing death.
  • $2,850,000 confidential settlement on behalf of an individual for the failure to diagnose sepsis and bowel obstruction leading to a delay in surgical treatment.
  • $2,425,000 confidential settlement on behalf of an individual who suffered a liver injury as a result of a defective drug.
  • $2,400,000 confidential settlement on behalf of a family for the wrongful death of their son as a result of suffocation during improper head suturing.
  • $1,500,000 confidential settlement on behalf of family for the wrongful death of their wife and mother as a result of a defective medical device.
  • $1,500,000 confidential settlement on behalf of a family for the wrongful death of their son as a result of massive bleeding following liposuction surgery.
  • $1,500,000 confidential settlement on behalf of a family for the wrongful death of their mother as a result of the failure to diagnose an aneurysm causing massive subarachnoid bleeding leading to death.
  • $1,300,000 confidential settlement on behalf of a family for the wrongful death of their daughter who was hit by a truck.
  • $1,250,000 confidential settlement on behalf of a family for the wrongful death of their mother against anesthesiologist for the failure to monitor patient during knee surgery leading to death.
  • $1,000,000 confidential settlement on behalf of a family for the wrongful death of their newborn son as result of ruptured uterus during a VBAC.
  • $1,000,000 confidential settlement on behalf of a family for the wrongful death of their wife and mother as a result of a misdiagnosis of a pulmonary embolism.

*Stanziano v. Miami Valley Hospital, et al. is believed to be the largest verdict in a medical malpractice case at the time in the State of Ohio.

**Bailey v. St. Luke Hospitals, et al. is believed to be the largest verdict in a medical malpractice case at the time in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.