Medical Malpractice

- A Honolulu jury awarded $2.5 Million in a case regarding improper management of a stroke patient, resulting in death.

- In a case regarding a newborn deprived of oxygen during birth, a favorable settlement was reached after trial. 

 

- In a case concerning a newborn whose bilirubin levels became elevated, a favorable settlement was reached after expert reports were exchanged.

 

- In a case regarding a newborn who contracted methicilin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), a favorable settlement was reached after preliminary expert reports were exchanged.

 

- In a case concerning the death of an adult male tourist as a result of his contracting a rare tropical infectious disease, a favorable settlement was reached after limited discovery.

 

- In a case regarding the delayed diagnosis of menningitis in a pre-teen, a favorable settlement was reached after limited discovery. 

 

- In a case of uterine rupture during VBAC (vaginal birth after c-section), resulting in traumatic brain injury, a favorable settlement was reached just prior to trial.

Construction Injuries

- In a case concerning the tragic death of a construction worker who fell from a height, a favorable settlement was reached after expert reports were exchanged.

 

- In a case regarding a worker who fell through a skylight, a favorable settlement was reached after limited discovery was conducted.

 

- In a case involving the tragic death of a construction worker as a result of a jobsite accident, a favorable settlement was reached before expert reports were exchanged. 

 

- In a "crush" case involving heavy equipment, a favorable settlement was reached before expert reports were exchanged. 

 

Construction Disputes

- In a case concerning defects in twin residential towers, a favorable settlement was reached after several rounds of mediation.

 

- In a case regarding a multi-million dollar, mixed-use facility, a favorable settlement was reached after arbitration.

 

- In a dispute among the members of a dissolving construction company, a favorable settlement was reached before expert reports were exchanged.

Business Disputes

- In a multi-jurisdictional case involving allegations of greenmail, shareholder misconduct, and breaches of fiduciary duties, a complex settlement was reached following the depositions of key corporate representatives.

 

- In a case concerning fraud in the purchase of a restaurant, a favorable settlement was reached prior to engaging in formal discovery.

 

- In a case alleging malpractice and over-billing where the carrier denied coverage, a favorable settlement was reached after intense negotiations and the preparation of a persuasive memorandum regarding the rights of third-party beneficiaries. 

Recreational Injuries

- In a case involving a woman who injured herself as a result of jumping off a ledge near a waterfall while hiking, a favorable settlement was reached after arbitration.

 

- In a case concerning the tragic death of an adult male tourist while snorkeling, a favorable settlement was reached just prior to trial.

 

- In a case regarding a tourist rendered a quadraplegic by a rogue wave, a favorable settlement was reached after expert reports were exchanged.