Federal Judge Overseeing NFL Brain Concussion Class Action Lawsuit Reverses the NFL Claims Administrator’s Denial of One of Our Client’s Brain Concussion Claims

A federal judge overseeing the NFL Brain Concussion Class Action Lawsuit pending in United States District Court in Philadelphia has reversed the NFL Claims Administrator’s denial of one of our client’s brain concussion claims and has awarded our client $840,000.00. Our client, a 51 year old retired wide receiver who played in the NFL for … Continued

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Wrongful death medical malpractice case filed against Bridgeport Hospital

Russ Berkowitz and Kelly Ferraro have filed a wrongful death medical malpractice case in Bridgeport Superior Court against Bridgeport Hospital on behalf of the estate of a 61 year old client who died of cardiac arrest following his aspiration of vomit while alone in his hospital room. According to Ferraro, “our client had complained to … Continued

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Lawsuit against Danbury Hospital and Western Connecticut Medical Group

Russ Berkowitz has filed a lawsuit against Danbury Hospital and Western Connecticut Medical Group in Bridgeport Superior Court on behalf of the estate of a 41 year old client who went into cardiac and respiratory arrest during the administration of anesthesia prior to a cardiac ablation procedure. Our client was without oxygen for over 30 … Continued

NFL Helmets

Russ Berkowitz and Kelly Ferraro Receive Monetary Awards Totaling Over $12,000,000.00 So Far on Behalf of 13 Retired NFL Players

Russ Berkowitz and Kelly Ferraro have received monetary awards totaling over $12,000,000.00 so far on behalf of 13 retired NFL football players who are members of the NFL Brain Concussion lawsuit pending in US District Court in Philadelphia and who have sustained permanent and debilitating brain injuries as a result of the concussions they received … Continued

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Russ Berkowitz Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit in Danbury Superior Court against Connecticut Childbirth and Birthing Center

Russ Berkowitz has filed a wrongful death medical malpractice lawsuit in Danbury Superior Court against Connecticut Childbirth and Birthing Center on behalf of the parents of a baby girl who died at Danbury Hospital of hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy after a midwife who worked for the defendant birthing center failed to timely diagnose that our client … Continued

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Berkowitz and Hanna Charitable Fund Announces 2018 Grants

The Berkowitz and Hanna Charitable Fund is pleased to announce that their 2018 grants will go to the following well deserved nonprofit organizations: Child Guidance Center of Southern Connecticut Connecticut Center for Patient Safety Family and Children’s Agency Homes with Hope Special Olympics Star, Inc. Food Bank of Lower Fairfield County Clasp Homes Horizons Student … Continued

2019 Best Law Firms from Best Lawyers in America

Berkowitz Hanna: 2019 “Best Law Firms” award from Best Lawyers in America®

Berkowitz and Hanna LLC has received an award for 2019 “Best Law Firms” from Best Lawyers in America® as one of the Connecticut’s leading medical malpractice-plaintiffs and personal injury law firms. For more than three decades, Best Lawyers has been regarded by the legal profession as the most credible measure of legal integrity and distinction … Continued

Appendicitis Malpractice

Russ Berkowitz Files Lawsuit in Bridgeport Superior Court against Greenwich Hospital

Russ Berkowitz has filed a lawsuit in Bridgeport Superior Court against Greenwich Hospital and a colorectal surgeon on behalf of the estate of a 48 year old client who died of septic shock, peritonitis, and multi-organ failure following an elective gastrointestinal procedure performed at Greenwich Hospital. According to Berkowitz, “our client sustained a perforated bowel … Continued