Nov 2015

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. In the three-week trial, Plaintiff was seeking $6.2 million in damages following a micro disectomy and subsequent infection requiring numerous hospital admissions. Plaintiff alleged that the defendant, an uninsured family practitioner, failed to diagnose infectious diskitis, to obtain a neurological consult, to secure a biopsy as well as inappropriate discharge home. The case was tried before a Cook County jury, and following 55 minutes of deliberation, the jury returned a verdict in favor of the defense.