Gary W. Patterson Obtains Unanimous Defense Verdict in Kings County

On August 3, 2015, a Kings County jury returned a unanimous verdict in favor of Mr. Patterson’s clients in a medical malpractice action.  Plaintiff claimed the defendant emergency medicine group failed to timely diagnose and treat cauda equina syndrome in a then 29 year old male, causing bilateral foot drop, loss of sensation, muscle atrophy and chronic pain. Plaintiff called five experts to the stand over the course of a three week trial, and demanded $2.3 million.