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Tag Archives: Verdict

Fairfax County jury sides with defense in med-mal suit — Defense verdict (access required)

Type of action: Medical malpractice Injuries alleged: Permanent injury to the posterior interosseous nerve during the surgical repair of a dislocated elbow Court: Fairfax County Circuit Court Tried before: Jury Date resolved: 8/31/2022 Verdict or settlement: Verdict Amount: $0 (defense) ...

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Woman died months after pressure sore infections — $1.4M verdict (access required)

Type of action: Nursing home negligence Injuries alleged: Stage IV sacral pressure ulcer and unstageable left heel pressure ulcer; survival injuries and wrongful death Name of case: Nelson/Donaway v. Halifax Regional Long term Care, Inc. t/a The Woodview Court: Halifax ...

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Plaintiff sustained multiple fractures in head-on crash — $2,465,259.33 verdict (access required)

Type of action: Motor vehicle tort Injuries alleged: Comminuted tibial plafond fracture, talus fracture, fibula fracture, osteomyelitis and cervical injury Name of case: Williams v. Billeter Court: Norfolk Circuit Court Tried before: Jury Name of judge or mediator: Judge David ...

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Charlottesville jury returns $15M wrongful death verdict (access required)

Type of action: Wrongful death Injuries alleged: Traumatic brain injury resulting in death Name of case: Love v. Huguely Court: Charlottesville Circuit Court Case no.: CL 18-648 Date resolved: 5/2/2022 Verdict or settlement: Verdict Amount: $15,000,000 Attorneys for plaintiff (and ...

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Lineman suffered back pain following auto accident — $125,000 verdict (access required)

Type of action: Personal injury Injuries alleged: Back injury Court: Richmond Circuit Court Tried before: Jury Name of judge or mediator: Judge W. Reilly Marchant Date resolved: 6/2/2022 Verdict or settlement: Verdict Amount: $125,000 Attorney for plaintiff (and city): Gray ...

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Woman died after pulmonary embolism — $1,653,369.86 verdict (access required)

Type of action: Medical malpractice Injuries alleged: Failure to order DVT prophylaxis for a patient following orthopedic repair of traumatic leg injury, resulting in pulmonary embolism and death Name of case: Lori and Danielle Norfleet, Co-Administrators of the Estate of ...

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Jury returns verdict in favor of podiatrist — Defense verdict (access required)

Type of action: Medical malpractice Injuries alleged: Permanent injury to left heel and Achilles tendon Name of case: Carter v. Buck Court: Fredericksburg Circuit Court Case no.: CL21-323 Tried before: Judge Name of judge or mediator: Judge Sarah L. Deneke ...

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Jury rules doctor did not fail to timely diagnose cancer — Defense verdict (access required)

Type of action: Medical malpractice Injuries alleged: Plaintiff alleged failure to timely diagnose prostate cancer, leading to metastatic disease Court: Loudoun County Circuit Court Tried before: Jury Date resolved: 7/1/2022 Verdict or settlement: Verdict Amount: $0 (defense) Attorneys for defendant ...

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Cardiologist not informed of chest X-ray results — Defense verdict (access required)

Type of action: Medical malpractice Injuries alleged: Delay in diagnosis and treatment of lung cancer Name of case: Lohman v. Krishnan Court: Fairfax Circuit Court Case no.: 2017-14850 Tried before: Jury Name of judge or mediator: Judge David A. Oblon ...

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Man underwent spinal discectomy after auto accident — $400,000 verdict (access required)

Type of action: Auto accident Injuries alleged: Right C4-7 anterior cervical discectomy and fusion Name of case: Cifuentes v. Rodriguez Court: Hampton Circuit Court Case no.: CL18-2785 Tried before: Jury Name of judge or mediator: Judge Michael A. Gaten Date ...

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