Top 100 Medical Malpractice Settlements in the United States in 2020

Top 100 Medical Malpractice Settlements in the United States in 2020We are pleased to present to you the list of the top 100 medical malpractice settlements obtained in the United States in the year 2020. The list is comprised of cases filed either in a state or federal court, as well as those settled prior to commencing a lawsuit.

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76 (tie)
Amount:$300,000.00
Attorneys:Neil M. Howard of Law Office of Neil M. Howard
Case:Gomez v. County of Los Angeles
Type:Delayed Childbirth, Government Negligence, Medical Malpractice, Professional Malpractice, Wrongful Death, Ob-Gyn Malpractice, Negligent Tort
State:California
76 (tie)
Amount:$300,000.00
Attorneys:Mary A. Findling of Findling Park Conyers Woody & Sniderman P.C.; Thomas E. Hamer of Tom Hamer Law
Case:Seybert v. Indiana Patient’s Compensation Fund
Type:Breach of Contract, Insurance Bad Faith, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice
State:Indiana
77
Amount:$287,500.00
Attorneys:Randy D. Singer, Rosalyn K. Singer of Singer Davis L.L.C.
Case:Estate of Cherry v. Gentiva Certified Healthcare Corp., et al.
Type:Medical Malpractice, Professional Malpractice, Wrongful Death, Failure to Treat, Negligent Tort
State:Virginia
78
Amount:$285,000.00
Attorneys:Mackenzie G. Archenhold of Parham, Smith & Archenhold L.L.C.
Case:Estate of Parris v. Mary Black Health Syst.
Type:Business Liability, Hospital Malpractice, Negligent Supervision, Wrongful Death, Fall, Failure to Monitor, Negligent Tort
State:South Carolina
79
Amount:$280,000.00
Attorneys:Benjamin T. Ikuta of Hodes Milman Liebeck
Case:Plaintiff v. Hospital
Type:Delayed Childbirth, Delayed Treatment, Medical Malpractice, Professional Malpractice, Wrongful Death, Emotional Distress, Ob-Gyn Malpractice, Negligent Tort
State:California
80
Amount:$255,000.00
Attorneys:Benjamin T. Ikuta of Hodes Milman Ikuta LLP
Case:Patient v. Plastic Surgeon
Type:Failure to Diagnose, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Failure to Treat, Surgical Error, Negligent Tort, Plastic Surgery Malpractice, Failure to Test
State:California
81 (tie)
Amount:$250,000.00
Attorneys:Stewart J. Eisenberg of Eisenberg, Rothweiler, Winkler, Eisenberg & Jeck PC
Case:Estate of Difurio, Sr. v. Main Line Hospitals, Inc.
Type:Business Liability, Hospital Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Professional Malpractice, Wrongful Death, Failure to Treat, Inadequate Care, Failure to Train, Negligent Tort
State:Pennsylvania
81 (tie)
Amount:$250,000.00
Attorneys:Mitchell J. Shore of Kolsby Gordon
Case:Estate of Cheney v. Heyrich, et al.
Type:Medical Malpractice, Professional Malpractice, Wrongful Death, Overmedication, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Pennsylvania
81 (tie)
Amount:$250,000.00
Attorneys:Leonard Haberman of Clearfield & Kofsky
Case:Estate of Lauro v. Abington Hospital, et al.
Type:Business Liability, Hospital Malpractice, Negligent Supervision, Professional Malpractice, Wrongful Death, Fall, Failure to Supervise, Failure to Train, Failure to Hire, Negligent Tort
State:Pennsylvania
81 (tie)
Amount:$250,000.00
Attorneys:John L. Messina, Jeffrey H. Sadler of Sadler Injury Law Group
Case:Estate of Williams v. The State of Washington, et al.
Type:Government Negligence, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Wrongful Death, Failure to Treat, Negligent Tort
State:Washington
82
Amount:$245,807.00
Attorneys:Jeffrey D. Powless of Powless Law Firm P.C.
Case:Estate of Holycross v. Indiana Patient’s Compensation Fund, et al.
Type:Breach of Contract, Hospital Malpractice, Insurance Bad Faith, Medical Malpractice, Professional Malpractice, Wrongful Death, Failure to Treat
State:Indiana
83
Amount:$238,914.00
Attorneys:Frederick R. Hovde of Hovde, Dassow & Deets L.L.C.
Case:Estate of Marsh v. Robertson
Type:Breach of Contract, Insurance Bad Faith, Medical Malpractice, Misdiagnosis, Professional Malpractice, Wrongful Death
State:Indiana
84 (tie)
Amount:$225,000.00
Attorneys:Daniel C. Minc of Rosenberg, Minc, Falkoff & Wolff L.L.P.
Case:F.R., Pro Ami v. New York City Health & Hospitals Corp.
Type:Birth Injury, Business Liability, Delayed Childbirth, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Brain Injury, Ob-Gyn Malpractice, Negligent Tort
State:New York
84 (tie)
Amount:$225,000.00
Attorneys:Benjamin A. Jacobson of Law Offices of Tobias & Kuhn
Case:A.C., Pro Ami v. Prado, et al.
Type:Hospital Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:New York
84 (tie)
Amount:$225,000.00
Attorneys:Joshua Fogel of Sanocki, Newman & Turret L.L.P.
Case:P.B., Pro Ami v. Maimonides Medical Center
Type:Business Liability, Delayed Diagnosis, Delayed Treatment, Medical Malpractice, Misdiagnosis, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Negligent Tort, Failure to Test
State:New York
85
Amount:$220,575.58
Attorneys:Barbara J. Germano of Garau Germano P.C.
Case:Estate of Bailey v. Indiana Patient’s Comp. Fund
Type:Breach of Contract, Insurance Bad Faith, Medical Malpractice, Professional Malpractice, Wrongful Death
State:Indiana
86
Amount:$220,000.00
Attorneys:John M. Kremer of Law Offices of John M. Kremer
Case:Estate of Harmon v. Kasko, et al.
Type:Failure to Diagnose, Hospital Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Professional Malpractice, Wrongful Death, Failure to Treat, Surgical Error, Medication Error, Failure to Monitor, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:California
87
Amount:$212,216.09
Attorneys:George Clyde Gray, Douglas N. Ryan of Gray, Robinson, Ryan & Fox
Case:Estate of Fuller v. The Patient Compensation Fund of Indiana
Type:Breach of Contract, Insurance Bad Faith, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home Malpractice, Professional Malpractice, Wrongful Death
State:Indiana
88
Amount:$205,242.80
Attorneys:George Clyde Gray, Douglas N. Ryan of Gray, Robinson, Ryan & Fox
Case:Estate of Ritter v. The Patient Comp. Fund of Indiana
Type:Breach of Contract, Insurance Bad Faith, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home Malpractice, Professional Malpractice, Wrongful Death
State:Indiana
89 (tie)
Amount:$200,000.00
Attorneys:Mohammad Kazerouni, Abbas Kazerounian, Assal Assassi of Kazerouni Law Group, APC
Case:Consumer v. Laser Hair Removal SPA, et al.
Type:Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Burn Injury, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:California
89 (tie)
Amount:$200,000.00
Attorneys:Leonard Haberman of Clearfield & Kofsky
Case:Estate of Weigand v. Garden Spring Center, et al.
Type:Business Liability, Delayed Diagnosis, Delayed Treatment, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home Malpractice, Professional Malpractice, Wrongful Death, Inadequate Care, Failure to Train, Negligent Tort
State:Pennsylvania
90
Amount:$175,000.00
Attorneys:Kevin B. Steinberg of Pollack Steinberg LLP
Case:Estate of Holloran v. St. Mary Medical Center, et al.
Type:Medical Malpractice, Professional Malpractice, Wrongful Death, Failure to Treat, Inadequate Care, Negligent Tort
State:Pennsylvania
91
Amount:$160,000.00
Attorneys:Benjamin Ikuta of Hodes Milman LLP
Case:Plaintiff v. Physician
Type:Delayed Treatment, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Failure to Inform, Negligent Tort
State:California
92 (tie)
Amount:$150,000.00
Attorneys:Benjamin Ikuta of Hodes Milman LLP
Case:Plaintiff v. Hospitalist
Type:Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Brain Injury, Overmedication, Negligent Tort
State:California
92 (tie)
Amount:$150,000.00
Attorneys:Rolando J. Gutierrez of Gutierrez Law Group APLC
Case:Estate of Miramontes v. County of Los Angeles, et al.
Type:Failure to Diagnose, Government Negligence, Medical Malpractice, Professional Malpractice, Wrongful Death, Failure to Treat, Medication Error, Negligent Tort
State:California
92 (tie)
Amount:$150,000.00
Attorneys:Daniel S. O'Sullivan, James L. Meier of Law Office of Daniel S. O'Sullivan
Case:D.P., Pro Ami v. Family Practice Assoc., et al.
Type:Business Liability, Medical Malpractice, Negligent Supervision, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Surgical Error, Negligent Hiring, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:California
92 (tie)
Amount:$150,000.00
Attorneys:Chris Culleton of Swartz Culleton P.C.
Case:Estate of Raynor v. Albert Einstein Medical Center, et al.
Type:Business Liability, Hospital Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Professional Malpractice, Wrongful Death, Inadequate Care, Negligent Tort
State:Pennsylvania
92 (tie)
Amount:$150,000.00
Attorneys:John P. Polewski of Polewski & Associates
Case:Hunter Sr. v. Kleinhaus M.D., et al.
Type:Failure to Diagnose, Hospital Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Professional Malpractice, Wrongful Death, Failure to Treat, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Failure to Test
State:Texas
93
Amount:$125,000.00
Attorneys:John M. Tomsky, Gent Disha of Sullivan, Papain, Block, McGrath & Cannavo P.C.
Case:Nanan v. Flushing Hospital Medical Center
Type:Business Liability, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Negligent Tort
State:New York
94
Amount:$100,000.00
Attorneys:Justin L. Groen of Messa & Associates P.C.
Case:Estate of Laumakis v. Cohen, et al.
Type:Delayed Diagnosis, Delayed Treatment, Failure to Diagnose, Medical Malpractice, Professional Malpractice, Wrongful Death, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
State:Pennsylvania

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