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February Medical Malpractice Lawsuits Around Baltimore

By Byron Warnken

Below are some of the medical malpractice lawsuits filed in and around Baltimore.  The first six are medical malpractice lawsuits against Baltimore Hospitals, the other ten are not specifically against hospitals as the prime defendants, but are against doctors and other health care entities.

  • Northwest Hospital
    • Frieman, et al vs. Sheth, et al
      • Lawyer: Paul D. Bekman, Esq., Michael Smith, Esq.
      • Law Firm: Bekman, Marder & Adkins LLC
      • Co-defendant: Albert Bowling, P.A., Christopher F. Kiger, Northwest Hospital Center, Inc.
  • University of Maryland Medical System
    • Alexandria Helmick, et al vs. Julio C. Novoa, M.D., et al
      • Lawyer: Johnathan Schochor, Esq., Kerry D. Staton, Esq.
      • Law Firm: Schochor, Federico & Staton, P.A.
      • Co-defendant: University of Maryland Medical System
  • Marcia Browne, et al vs. University of Maryland Orthopedic Trauma Associates, P.A., et al
    • Lawyer: Paul D. Bekman, Esq.
    • Law Firm: Bekman, Marder & Adkins, LLC
    • Co-defendant: University of Maryland Medical System, University of Maryland Orthopedic Associates, Shock Trauma Associates, P.A.
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    • Kylie Fox, et al vs. The Johns Hopkins Health System Corporation, et al
      • Lawyer: Keith D. Forman, Esq., Eliot W. Larson, Esq.
      • Law Firm: Wais, Vogelstein, Forman & Offutt, LLC
      • Co-defendant: Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Inc.
  • Gina Petrick vs. Johns Hopkins Community Physicians, Inc., et al
    • Lawyer: Rodney M. Gaston, Esq.
    • Law Firm: Miller & Zois, LLC
    • Co-defendant: Karen Renee Natoli, M.D.
  • Baltimore Washington Medical Center
    • Estate of David Evans, et al vs. Baltimore Washington Medical Center, Inc., et al
      • Lawyer: Walter E. Gillcrist, Jr., Esq.
      • Law Firm: Budow & Noble, P.C.
      • Co-defendant: Maryland Primary Care Physicians, University of Maryland Medical Center, LLC

The remaining 10 lawsuits were filed against individual practitioners or separate entities:

  • Charles Edward Pearsall vs. Visiting Angels, et al
    • Lawyer: Thomas McNicholas, Esq.
    • Law Firm: Verderaime & Dubois. PA
    • Co-defendant: Primacare Partners, LLC, Visiting Angels of Baltimore East, Visiting Angels Living Assistance Services
  • Charlit Madison vs. Brinton Woods of Frankford, LLC, et al
    • Lawyer: Gregory Lockwood, Esq.
    • Law Firm: Law Offices of Gregory L. Lockwood, LLC
    • Co-defendant: Brinton Woods Post Acute Care Center, Brinton Woods Health Care Center, LLC Brinton Woods Management Company, LLC, Brinton Woods Senior Living, LLC
  • Snyder, et al vs. Robert Turner, M.D., PA, et al
    • Lawyer: Henry E. Dugan, Esq., Alison Kohler, Esq.,
    • Law Firm: Dugan, Babij, Tolley & Kohler, LLC
    • Co-defendant: Josephs, Turner & O’Malley, M.D. P.A.
  • Frank vs. 1909 Liberty Road Operations, LLC
    • Lawyer: Roger J. Bennett, Esq., Frederic C. Heyman, Esq.
    • Law Firm: Bennet & Heyman, P.A.
  • Beck vs. Gochar
    • Lawyer: Fred B. Goldberg, Esq.
    • Law Firm: Fred B. Goldberg, P.C.
  • Tarr vs. O’Brien
    • Lawyer: Fred B. Goldberg, Esq.
    • Law Firm: Fred B. Goldberg, P.C.
  • Sims vs. Greater Chesapeake Hand Specialists, PA, et al
    • Lawyer: David Ellin, Esq.
    • Law Firm: Law Office of David Ellin, P.C.
    • Co-defendant: Christopher Lee Forthman
  • Susan Johnson vs. Reeders Memorial Home, et al.
    • Lawyer: Thomas C. Summers, Esq.
    • Law Firm: Ingerman & Horwitz, LLP
    • Co-defendant: Ghazala Qadir, M.D.,
  • Kista Powell vs. Tom Hartsuch, M.D.
    • Lawyer: Arnold Fred Phillips, Esq.
    • Law Firm: Phillips, Worthington & Allen, P.A.
  • William Cannon, III, et al vs. Peninsula Urology Associates, P.A., et al
    • Lawyer: Demosthenes Komis, Esq., Edward L. Norwind, Esq.
    • Law Firm: Karp, Wigodsky, Norwind, Kudel & Gold, P.A.
    • Co-defendant: Mark S. Shimko, M.D., Robert Murphy

The following firms filed 2 more or medical malpractice lawsuits in the month of February:

  • Bekman, Marder & Adkins, LLC
  • Fred B. Goldberg, P.C.

January 2018 Medical Malpractice Lawsuits Around Baltimore

By Byron Warnken

There were  26 medical malpractice suits filed in the month of January.  Some hospitals are listed as co-defendants in suits against individual practitioners or entities, and vice versa.  These are for cases listed as medical malpractice or med mal, excluding PG County and Montgomery County which do not break out their statistics or list cases […]

December 2017 Medical Malpractice Cases Around Baltimore

By Byron Warnken

There were 25 medical malpractice suits filed in the month of December.  Some hospitals are listed as co-defendants in suits against individual practitioners or entities, and vice versa.  These are for cases listed as medical malpractice or med mal, excluding PG County and Montgomery County which do not break out their statistics or list cases […]

November Medical Malpractice Cases Around Baltimore

By Byron Warnken

There were 21 medical malpractice suits filed in the month of November.  Some hospitals are listed as co-defendants in suits against individual practitioners or entities, and vice versa.  These are for cases listed as medical malpractice or med mal, excluding PG County and Montgomery County which do not break out their statistics or list cases […]

A Large Sampling of Baltimore Area Medical Malpractice Lawsuits for October

By Byron Warnken

There were 21 medical malpractice suits filed in the month of October.  Some hospitals are listed as co-defendants in suits against individual practitioners or entities, and vice versa.  These are for cases listed as medical malpractice or med mal, excluding PG County and Montgomery County which do not break out their statistics or list cases […]

September Medical Malpractice Cases in and Around Baltimore

By Byron Warnken

There were 13 medical malpractice suits filed in the month of September in Maryland counties other than Prince George’s and Montgomery.  Some hospitals are listed as co-defendants in suits against individual practitioners or entities, and vice versa.  These are for cases listed as medical malpractice or med mal, excluding PG County and Montgomery County which […]

August 2017 Maryland Medical Malpractice Lawsuits

By Byron Warnken

There were 17 medical malpractice suits filed in the month of August.  Some hospitals are listed as co-defendants in suits against individual practitioners or entities, and vice versa.  These are for cases listed as medical malpractice or med mal, excluding PG County and Montgomery County which do not break out their statistics or list cases […]

July 2017 Medical Malpractice Lawsuits in Maryland

By Byron Warnken

There were 17 medical malpractice suits filed in the month of July.  Some hospitals are listed as co-defendants in suits against individual practitioners or entities, and vice versa.  These are for cases listed as medical malpractice or med mal, excluding PG County and Montgomery County which do not break out their statistics or list cases […]

March 2017 Medical Malpractice Lawsuits List

By Byron Warnken

Here are March 2017’s medical malpractice lawsuits in Maryland, with the exception of Prince George’s and Montgomery Counties. As usual, there were far less med mal lawsuits than the tort reform alarmists would have you believe. There were 24 medical malpractice suits filed in the month of March 2017.  Some hospitals are listed as co-defendants […]