Attorney obtained a defense verdict in a jury trial in a medical malpractice action
Attorney obtained a defense verdict in a jury trial in a medical malpractice action. The issue was delayed diagnosis of an ACL tear costing Plaintiff an opportunity to regain full strength in his leg. There was a three month delay in the diagnosis and Plaintiff went on to have episodes of weakness in his knee giving out and his leg. Plaintiff was a 49 year-old individual when the accident occurred and has been unable to go back to work. The date of loss was 1999. The jury found no negligence on behalf of defendant doctor.