Fast Verdict for a Medical Negligence Case
After a seven-day trial, Karen O’Kasey has won a medical negligence case in Multnomah County! Plaintiff was referred by her care provider for an ultrasound due to a breast lump. Our client, her radiologist, then interpreted the ultrasound and continued to do a mammogram based on his findings. He spoke to her about his findings then sent his report to the referring provider for follow-up. Plaintiff claimed that her radiologist was negligent in evaluating her breast lump. Plaintiff was seeking over $5,000,000 in non-economic and economic damages. Jury deliberated less than 3 hours before coming back with a defense verdict.