Russell J. Berkowitz ESQ

Medical Malpractice Wrongful Death Action Filed

Russ Berkowitz and Jennifer Amdur have filed a medical malpractice wrongful death action against Yale-New Haven Hospital and its medical providers on behalf of the estate of a two week old baby boy who died as a result of the hospital’s negligence. The estate’s Complaint, which has been filed in New Haven Superior Court, states … Continued

settlement of case

Jennifer Amdur Settles Drunk Driving Case for $3,075,000

Jennifer Amdur has settled an automobile accident case for $3,075,000.00 on behalf of three clients who were seriously injured in a motor vehicle that was struck by a 19 year old drunk driver who had been drinking at a local Stamford bar immediately prior to the accident. The insurance company for the driver paid $2,300,000.00 … Continued

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

negligently performed surgery

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