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Appellate Win!

Attorneys Sabrina Sellers and Brant Poling successfully argued and defended a recent appeal before the 10th District Court of Appeals.  Appellants argued an Affidavit of Merit filed with the Complaint was sufficient evidence to overcome a Motion for Summary Judgment … Continue reading

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Defense Verdict for Attorneys Sabrina Sellers and Brant Poling

A Summit County jury returned a unanimous defense verdict in favor of the defendant Pain Management physician and his corporation following a week-long trial.  Plaintiff claimed the physician negligently performed cervical and thoracic trigger point injections causing the patient to … Continue reading

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Defense Verdict for Attorney Frederick Sewards

The jury returned a verdict in favor of the defendant general surgeon following a six-day trial.  Plaintiff claimed that the general surgeon negligently performed hernia surgery resulting in a bladder injury that led to a critical illness requiring hospitalization and … Continue reading

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Defense Verdict in D.C. for Frederick Sewards

Frederick Sewards participated in the defense of an anesthesiologist in a medical malpractice wrongful death lawsuit that went to trial in the Superior Court of Washington, D.C. on Tuesday, February 13, 2018.  The case involved allegations that the Defendant anesthesiologist … Continue reading

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Defense Verdict for Attorney Frederick A. Sewards

Plaintiff’s decedent was a 47-year-old male suffering from super morbid obesity and an umbilical hernia requiring surgical repair.  The patient underwent a planned laparoscopic hernia repair by Defendant surgeon which proceeded without incident in a Columbus, Ohio hospital. The patient … Continue reading

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VOLUNTARY DISMISSAL OF AVIATION CASE PRIOR TO START OF JURY TRIAL

Congratulations to Wayne Waite and Chris Johnson who recently received a dismissal of their clients, MacAir Aviation, and two acrobatic instructor pilots.  MacAir Aviation is a leader in aviation and provides flight training to US Airforce physicians as they become … Continue reading

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Mid-Trial Dismissal for the Win

Congratulations to Brant Poling and Sabrina Sellers who recently received a mid-trial dismissal of their client, a physical medicine physician, in the Trumbull County Court of Common Pleas. The dismissal fell at the close of Plaintiff’s evidence on the sixth … Continue reading

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Defense Verdict for Attorney Frederick Sewards

Plaintiff, a 48 year old male, suffered from chronic debilitating low back pain due to arthritis.  He was referred to a neurosurgeon for evaluation and ultimately taken to surgery for decompression and fusion of his lumbar spine.  Following the procedure, … Continue reading

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Defense Verdict for Attorney Kevin Popham

Plaintiff, a 62 year old female, presented to the emergency department with complaints of chest pain, shortness of breath, nausea and vomiting.  An EKG revealed atrial fibrillation with rapid ventricular response.  A CT scan revealed a worsening pericardial effusion and … Continue reading

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Another Poling Law Victory

Plaintiff alleged that the failure to timely follow up on complaints of difficulty breathing by a post-operative total thyroidectomy patient led to airway compromise and cardiopulmonary arrest from a developing hematoma resulting in anoxic encephalopathy and death.  The theory of … Continue reading

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