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Russ Berkowitz and Jennifer Amdur Settle Medical Malpractice Birth Injury Case

Russ Berkowitz and Jennifer Amdur have just settled a medical malpractice birth injury case against an obstetrician and a hospital on behalf of a baby who sustained a profound brain injury at birth. According to Amdur, “our client needed an emergency c-section when his mother arrived at the hospital with signs and symptoms of fetal … Continued

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Medical Malpractice settlement reached against Connecticut hospital

Russ Berkowitz has just settled a medical malpractice wrongful death case against a Connecticut hospital on behalf of the estate of a 54 year old client who died in the emergency department as a result of the hospital’s 9 hour delay in diagnosing and treating his aortic dissection. According to Berkowitz, “my client’s family has … Continued

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$406,000 awarded as a result of automobile accident

Christina Hanna was recently awarded $406,000.00 on behalf of a client who sustained severe neck injuries and was forced to undergo a complicated neck surgery resulting from an automobile accident where another automobile crashed into our client’s motor vehicle. Because of our client’s injuries and her neck surgery, many of her activities will be limited … Continued

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Jennifer Amdur Settles Medical Malpractice Case Against Connecticut Hospital

Jennifer Amdur has settled a medical malpractice case against a Connecticut hospital that failed to timely diagnose our client’s uterine cancer. According to Amdur, “our client’s cancer progressed from early stage uterine cancer to Stage 4 metastatic disease because a radiologist at the defendant hospital misread our client’s ultrasound causing her cancer to go undetected … Continued

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

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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