Russ Berkowitz and Jennifer Amdur Resolve Wrongful Death Medical Malpractice Case

Russ Berkowitz and Jennifer Amdur have just resolved a wrongful death medical malpractice case on behalf of the estate of a female client who died a horrific death following post weight loss surgical complications. The case involved the failure of the defendant surgeon, hospital, and other medical providers to timely diagnose and treat our client’s … Continued

Christina Hanna

Christina Hanna Elected as a Shareholder of the Firm

We are proud to announce that Christina Hanna has been elected as a shareholder of the firm and the firm name will change to Berkowitz Hanna effective January 2, 2017. Christina is a 2003 graduate of Quinnipiac University School of Law and has been with the firm since the beginning of her career. Christina practices primarily … Continued

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Jennifer Amdur files lawsuit on behalf of parents

Jennifer Amdur has filed a lawsuit against Yale-New Haven Hospital and Yale School of Medicine on behalf of the parents of a baby who died at Yale following a negligently performed minor intestinal surgery that took place a few days following our client’s birth. In addition, following his surgery, the hospital’s NICU failed to timely … Continued

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Medical Malpractice Settlement

Russ Berkowitz has just reached a settlement agreement with a Connecticut hospital in a medical malpractice case on behalf of a 65 year old client who went into cardiac arrest prior to her knee surgery during the administration spinal anesthesia and sustained an anoxic brain injury as a result of anesthesia team’s negligent resuscitation of … Continued

The Berkowitz Law Firm Charitable Fund

The Berkowitz Law Firm Charitable Fund

The Berkowitz and Hanna LLC Charitable Fund was established by the firm to aid local non-for-profit organizations that share our mission of assisting children and adults with physical and mental disabilities, underserved children, and women and children at risk. For 2017, we are pleased to announce that our charitable fund will be providing grants to … Continued

hip dysplasia

Pediatric Medical Malpractice Case Settles

Jennifer Amdur and Russ Berkowitz have just settled a pediatric medical malpractice case after two weeks of trial. We represented an 8 year old girl against a Connecticut Pediatric Group who failed to timely diagnose our client’s bilateral hip dysplasia from birth through her 5th birthday. By the time the diagnosis was made, one of … Continued

Wrongful death medical malpractice case settled

Russ Berkowitz and Jennifer Amdur have settled a wrongful death medical malpractice case on behalf of the estate of a 31 year old client who went into cardiopulmonary arrest after being massively overmedicated in the hospital by a group of hospital physicians who were treating him for a thyroid problem. Our client’s arrest and subsequent … Continued