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Lane & Lane, LLC Obtains $22,185,598.50 Verdict against Mercy Hospital and Medical Center

Lane & Lane, LLC is pleased to announce that the firm obtained a $22,185,598.50 verdict against Mercy Hospital and Medical Center in Chicago.

Scott D. Lane and Stephen I Lane, the founding partners of Chicago personal injury law firm, Lane & Lane, LLC, tried the case in favor of their client, who had suffered a severe hypoxic brain injury when her tracheostomy became obstructed and its resident physicians were not able to clear her airway in a timely manner. The hospital claimed that the tracheostomy had been dislodged by the patient’s sister in trying to stop bleeding from the tracheostomy site. The hospital made no attempt before trial to resolve the case.

About Lane & Lane, LLC

The Chicago law firm of Lane & Lane focuses on the most severe injury cases, often involving brain or spinal cord damage or complex medical malpractice lawsuits, and make it their mission to recoup the highest possible damages for their clients. In fact, the firm has recovered millions of dollars for their clients. The firm has helped clients and their families find the medical treatment and other resources to guide them in their recovery from devastating injuries.

Lane & Lane, LLC is a member of the International Society of Primerus Law Firms.


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