Federal Tort Claims Act Results
At Levin & Perconti, our attorneys have successfully handled numerous cases involving injuries to minors and children and recovered millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements for our clients, including:
FTCA settlement for a child born at the U.S. Naval Hospital in Guam who suffered a catastrophic hypoxic-ischemic brain injury as a result of a negligent neonatal resuscitation and intubation.
jury trial verdict to the family of a Vietnam War veteran with a history of post-traumatic stress, who tragically died after a PTSD episode during an ambulance transfer between hospitals
for a child who suffered a brain injury due to a hospital’s failure to provide appropriately trained health care providers to perform a neonatal resuscitation.
bench trial verdict in favor of a 61 year old veteran who suffered an arterial injury during a Hines VA hospital procedure, and consequently had a stroke which left him with extensive medical needs.
Federal Tort Claims Act bench trial verdict by a federal judge for a woman who became paralyzed as a result of a Veterans Administration physician’s failure to recognize worsening neurological symptoms and perform a necessary surgery to relieve spinal cord compression.
settlement in this Federal Tort Claims Act case for a veteran who was paralyzed as a result of Veterans Administration physicians’ failure to recognize and treat a spinal epidural abscess.
to a 62 year old Vietnam War veteran with complications of Agent Orange exposure, who developed a serious pressure sore in a nursing facility
to a 72 year old Korean War veteran whose lung cancer went undiagnosed for a year, despite regular visits to a VA medical center