In today's breaking news, Attorney Gerry Oginski obtained a $1.55 million dollar verdict in a case involving a failure to properly perform foot surgery. The case took two weeks to try and the jury was given the case today, Friday, July 23, 2010. A unanimous verdict of six jurors resulted in the following awards:
Past pain and suffering: $375,000
Future pain and suffering: $1,125,000
Past loss of services on behalf of the husband: $50,000
The jury in Westchester County Supreme Court here in New York found that the podiatrist departed from good and accepted podiatric and surgical care, and that the departure was a substantial factor in causing my client injury.