HPS Attorneys Successfully Defend Orthopedic Surgeon Against $21 Million Negligence Claim

HPS Attorneys Successfully Defend Orthopedic Surgeon Against $21 Million Negligence Claim

In January 2020, HPS attorneys Amy Kane and Sapna Lalmalani secured a defense verdict for their clients in a case arising out of a surgical repair of complex acetabular fractures and a sacral fracture.

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HPS Attorneys Get Defense Verdict for Chicago Area Hospital

HPS Attorneys Get Defense Verdict for Chicago Area Hospital

In October 2019, HPS attorneys Sapna Lalmalani, Bill Souferis, and Amy Kane secured a defense verdict for their client in a case which stemmed from allegations surrounding the treatment of a post-operative patient

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Amy Kane Speaks at the Chicago Urological Society Meeting on Medical Malpractice

Amy Kane Speaks at the Chicago Urological Society Meeting on Medical Malpractice

HPS Partner Amy Kane, along with three other co-presenters, spoke at the Chicago Urological Society meeting on February 6, 2019, on the topic of medical malpractice.

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Amy Kane to Speak During the 2017 Cayman Captive Forum

Amy Kane to Speak During the 2017 Cayman Captive Forum

HPS Partner Amy Kane will be co-presenting, “Utilizing Patient Complaint Data as a Strategic Advantage for your Captive,” during the 2017 Cayman Captive Forum in Grand Cayman on November 30, 2017, at 2:00 p.m.

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Chicago: Kane and Lalmalani Successfully Defend Hospital Client Against $2-4M  Negligence Claim

Chicago: Kane and Lalmalani Successfully Defend Hospital Client Against $2-4M Negligence Claim

The plaintiff sought $2-4M for medical expenses, pain and suffering, and loss of normal life. Kane and Lalmalani denied any negligence on the part of the hospital and argued that the plaintiff’s infection and sepsis were a recognized complication of the distal pancreatectomy. After approximately three hours of deliberation, the jury returned a verdict in favor of the defense.

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HPS Marks One Year Anniversary of Ten-Attorney Group's Arrival to Chicago Office

HPS Marks One Year Anniversary of Ten-Attorney Group's Arrival to Chicago Office

HPS marks one year since the addition of ten outstanding attorneys to our Chicago office, including senior partners Marilee Clausing, Laura Ginett, Amy Kane and Michele Anderson, partners Charles Bletsas and Aaron Ryan, and associates Katherine Dzik, Sabina Babel, Sapna Lalmalani, and Molly Pankauskas.

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Chicago: Kane and Lalmalani Secure a Fourth Firm Victory in 10 Days

Chicago: Kane and Lalmalani Secure a Fourth Firm Victory in 10 Days

HPS attorneys Amy Kane and Sapna Lalmalani secured the firm's fourth trial victory in just ten days. The three-week trial was tried before a Cook County jury, and following 55 minutes of deliberation, the jury returned a verdict in favor of the defense.

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HPS Expansion Featured in the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin Article "10 Med-Mal Lawyers Join Defense Firm"

HPS Expansion Featured in the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin Article "10 Med-Mal Lawyers Join Defense Firm"

HPS’ recent expansion was featured in the April 1, 2015, Chicago Daily Law Bulletin article, “10 med-mal lawyers join defense firm.” The article contains interviews with Marilee Clausing and Laura Ginett, names new senior partners Amy Kane and Michele Anderson, partners Charles Bletsas and Aaron Ryan, and associates Katherine Dzik, Sabina Babel, Sapna Lalmalani, and Molly Pankauskas, and discusses the involvement of HPS founder David Hall and managing partner Jennifer Ries-Buntain.

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HPS Expands Healthcare Litigation Practice with Addition of Ten New Attorneys in Chicago

HPS Expands Healthcare Litigation Practice with Addition of Ten New Attorneys in Chicago

Hall Prangle and Schoonveld, LLC (HPS), a national litigation defense firm, is pleased to announce the addition of ten new attorneys to its Chicago office, including senior partners Marilee Clausing, Laura Ginett, Amy Kane and Michele Anderson. Joining them are partners Charles Bletsas and Aaron Ryan, and associates Katherine Dzik, Sabina Babel, Sapna Lalmalani, and Molly Pankauskas.

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