Defense Verdict in Chiropractic Malpractice Case
Doug Smith and Claire Sumner obtained a defense verdict in a chiropractic malpractice case in Cobb County, Georgia. Plaintiff alleged she suffered a cervical spine injury following multiple chiropractic adjustments in 2012 and sought to hold multiple chiropractors liable for professional negligence and via respondeat superior. She sought pain and suffering damages in the amount of $1 million. The defense argued that Plaintiff failed to prove causation, and after less than an hour of deliberation, the jury agreed and returned a defense verdict.
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