Medical Malpractice / Drug & Medical Device Litigation
The firm recognizes the impact medical malpractice claims have on physicians and healthcare providers-not just professionally, but personally. Its successful, vigorous defense of medical professionals is well known, and its clients include some of the largest hospitals in the region, emergency medical technicians, and physicians of all specialties.
Gettys v. Joaquim Wong, MD, LSUHSC & Children’s Hospital (December 2015) On December 3, 2015, a jury in Civil District Court in New Orleans, Louisiana, returned a defense verdict for Dr. Joaquim Wong, LSU Health Sciences Center (State of Louisiana) in a four day medical malpractice case involving the [...]
Fleming v. Sheriff Newell Normand, et al (May 2014) Thomas Anzelmo obtained summary judgment on behalf of CorrectHealth Jefferson, LLC and two of its nurses. Plaintiff brought claims of medical negligence against the nurses and CorrectHealth arising out of the treatment he received following an alleged chemical exposure to [...]
Cook v. Jefferson Parish Hospital Service (May 2004) Thomas Anzelmo won an appeal at the 5th Circuit in favor of East Jefferson General Hospital in Cook v. Jefferson Parish Hospital Service. East Jefferson argued a plaintiff should not be able to recover the portion of medical expenses written off by [...]