John E Hall, Jr., Received Defense Verdict in Medical Malpractice Case

October 4, 2011

John E. Hall, Jr., along with his partner, Jamas Looper received a defense verdict in a case pending in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.  Mr. Hall represented two physicians and their group who were accused of alleged failure to diagnose appendicitis in a 30 week pregnant mother allegedly resulting in early delivery causing cerebral palsy and mental retardation.  Plaintiff's pre-trial demand was $8.5 million and amount presented to the jury at closing was $11.2 million.  The jury deliberated about 3 hours and returned a verdict for all defendants.  
This is Mr. Hall's 5th defense verdict year to date.  So far his verdicts have been in Washington, DC, Georgia, Tennessee and Alabama.  He begins another trial October 17th  in Vero Beach, Florida.