Connecticut Medical Malpractice Attorney - Berkowitz and Hanna LLC

Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed in Suicide Case

A lawsuit has been filed in Stamford Superior Court by the Estate of a 33 year old wife and mother of two young children against four mental health professional following our client taking her life through a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Our client’s estate has alleged that despite being under the care of four mental health … Continued

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Hospital Held Responsible For Baby’s Death

The parents of a beautiful baby girl have just been awarded a wrongful death medical malpractice settlement against a Connecticut hospital as a result of the hospital’s failure to properly monitor her sodium levels in the neonatal intensive care unit following intestinal surgery. Our client’s acute drop in her sodium levels caused her to sustain … Continued

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Estate of 78 Year Old Obtains Nursing Home Wrongful Death Award

Russ Berkowitz and Jennifer Amdur have just obtained a wrongful death medical malpractice award on behalf of the estate of a 78 year old client who died as a result of a nursing home’s failure to timely diagnose and treat a pressure ulcer that eventually caused him to go into septic shock, lead him to … Continued

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Russ Berkowitz Files Wrongful Death Medical Malpractice in New Haven Superior Court

Russ Berkowitz has filed a wrongful death medical malpractice in New Haven Superior Court action against an anesthesiologist, nurse anesthetist, and Midstate Medical Center on behalf of the estate of a client who sustained an irreversible anoxic brain injury during an elective gastrointestinal diagnostic procedure following the administration of an excessive dosage of propofol. As … Continued

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Jennifer Amdur Files Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Against Danbury Hospital and Western Connecticut Medical Group

Jennifer Amdur has filed a medical malpractice lawsuit in Danbury Superior Court against Danbury Hospital and Western Connecticut Medical Group on behalf of a client who sustained life-altering gastrointestinal injuries as a result of a negligent robotic hernia surgery performed by our client’s general surgeon. Following three weeks of complaining of signs and symptoms consistent … Continued

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Birth injury medical malpractice case settlement

Russ Berkowitz has just settled a birth injury medical malpractice case against a Connecticut obstetrician and a hospital on behalf of a family whose son was born with hypoxia ischemic encephalopathy and later diagnosed with cerebral palsy following the defendants’ failure to timely recognize his mother was in premature labor and deliver our client before … Continued

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The Berkowitz and Hanna Charitable Fund Sponsors Fall Nonprofit Fundraising Events

The Berkowitz and Hanna Charitable Fund is pleased to announce that they are the proud sponsors of a number of upcoming fall nonprofit fundraising events including the Fairfield County Community Foundation 25th Anniversary Gala, the annual ALS of Connecticut Walks, The Food Bank of Southern Fairfield County Annual Cocktail Party, The Connecticut Veterans Legal Fund … Continued

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Russ Berkowitz Again Recognized in Best Lawyers in America

Russ Berkowitz has once again been recognized in the 24th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America for his work in the area of Personal Injury Litigation-Medical Malpractice. For more than three decades, Best Lawyers has been regarded by the legal profession as the most credible measure of legal integrity and distinction in the United … Continued

Connecticut's Class Action Attorneys - The Berkowitz Law Firm LLC

NFL Player Receives Award in Brain Concussion Class Action Lawsuit

We currently represent hundreds of retired NFL football players in the NFL Brain Concussion Lawsuit which is pending in U.S. District Court in Philadelphia. We are pleased to announce that the Claims Commission overseeing the settlement of the class action has notified us that one of our players has received the first monetary award in … Continued