Cases - Defense Verdict for Surgeon in Post-Op Wrongful Death

Defense Verdict for Surgeon in Post-Op Wrongful Death

Resolution Date
02/05/2014

Practice Areas
Health Care Litigation
Malpractice Defense

Description

On February 5, 2014, D. Gary Lovell, Jr. and Lee Weatherly obtained a defense verdict for a surgeon and his practice group, in a wrongful death medical malpractice case filed in Charleston County, South Carolina. In the two week trial, the Plaintiff’s estate claimed that the doctor failed to properly respond to post-operative complications, leading to their father’s death. Nevertheless, the jury returned a unanimous verdict in favor of the physician.

Attorneys Involved
D. Gary Lovell, Jr.
Lee C. Weatherly

CCS Office
Atlanta
Charleston