Cases - Defense Win in Challenging Venue

Defense Win in Challenging Venue

Resolution Date
05/29/2015

Practice Areas
Health Care Litigation
Hospitals and Long Term Care Facilities
Medical Device and Pharmaceutical
Malpractice Defense

Description

Eric Frisch and Claire Sumner obtained a defense verdict in DeKalb County State Court in a wrongful death case against a physician and his hospital employer. Plaintiff alleged that the physician failed to diagnose and treat post-operative pneumonia in a timely manner.  The defense argued that the patient developed acute respiratory distress syndrome and pulmonary edema, which were properly treated.

Attorneys Involved
Eric J. Frisch
Claire A. Sumner

CCS Office
Atlanta