Lubin & Meyer PC Massachusetts Medical Malpractice Attorneys
Lubin & Meyer PC
100 City Hall Plaza, Boston, MA 02108
617-720-4447 | 800-866-2889
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Medical Malpractice Attorney

Medical Malpractice Attorney
Andrew C. Meyer, Jr.

"Multimillion dollar verdicts and settlements in the emotional and lucrative field of medical malpractice are old hat for Drew Meyer..."
— Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly


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Top Personal Injury Lawyer
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The Best Lawyers (Medical Malpractice)
The Best Lawyers in America®, the most trusted and relied upon guide to legal excellence, recognized Lubin & Meyer as the only law firm in the Commonwealth to have two of its partners — founder, Andrew C. Meyer, Jr. (2011 recipient) and Robert M. Higgins (2015 recipient) named "Medical Malpractice Lawyer of the Year."

Joining Attorneys Meyer and Higgins on the 2015 Best Lawyers® list are partners Krysia J. Syska, William J. Thompson and Adam R. Satin. In addition to this distinction, all of the firm's trial attorneys are named to Massachusetts Super Lawyers with special recognition of Andrew C. Meyer, Jr. and Robert M. Higgins named to the Massachusetts Super Lawyers Top 100 New England Attorneys list.

Biggest Verdicts - Medical Malpractice
Lubin & Meyer achieved a record-setting five of the eight biggest verdicts in 2014 as compiled by Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly.* They are: $11.3 million verdict for misdiagnosing ovarian cancer in a 38-year-old woman; $11 million verdict for failure to diagnose lung cancer; $7 million verdict for the death of a man following a tonsillectomy; $4.8 million verdict for undiagnosed cardiomyopathy leading to death; and $3.16 million verdict for neurological damage. These results complement the firm's ground-breaking verdicts, which include: $40 million verdict for a baby's brain injury (the largest in Massachusetts history); $23.8 million verdict for birth injuries causing cerebral palsy; and $30 million verdict for a baby's severe brain damage at birth...
* Largest Verdicts of 2014 - Mass. Lawyers Weekly, February 2, 2015

Largest Settlements - Med Mal
A perennial powerhouse, Lubin & Meyer obtained 25 million-plus settlements in 2014, including: $4.65 million settlement for severe brain trauma casued by undiagnosed sepsis; $4.5 million settlement for death caused by fractured rib; $4.5 million settlement for newborn's hypoxic injury causing cerebral palsy. Other recent settlements include: $4.65 million settlement for the death of a 5-year-old twin following a lab error; $5 million settlement for birth injuries sustained when a nurse and midwife fail to act on signs of fetal distress; $4.65 million birth injury settlement for a doctor's failure to expedite delivery resulting in a baby's devastating brain damage; and $6 million settlement for a similar lawsuit involving a newborn's brain injury as the result of a doctor's negligence.
Largest Settlements of 2014 - Mass. Lawyers Weekly, February 2, 2015

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Our Success

Our attorneys are experienced in handling all types of medical malpractice and personal injury lawsuits, pursuing claims for injured victims and their families in Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island. Our firm's extraordinary success on behalf of its clients include but are not limited to:

• Anesthesia Accidents
Birth Injury (Cerebral Palsy/Erb's Palsy)
• Brain Injury
• Burn Injury
• Cancer - Misdiagnosis, Delay in Diagnosis or Failure to Diagnose:
     Breast Cancer; Cervical Cancer; Colon Cancer; Esophageal Cancer;
     Gastric Cancer; Lung Cancer; Lymphoma; Prostate Cancer;
     Pancreatic Cancer; Skin Cancer; Uterine Cancer
• Cardiac Surgery
• Emergency Room Treatment
• Failure to Diagnose Heart Attack
• Failure to Diagnose Stroke/Aneurysm
• Head Injury
• Hospital Error / Hospital Negligence
• Laboratory Error / Medication Error / Medication Overdose
• Radiology
• Stroke and TIA
• Surgical Error
• Wrong Level Spine Surgery
• Wrong Site Surgery
• Wrongful Death

Learn more about how we are Making A Difference.

Recent posts from Lubin & Meyer's Patient Safety Blog:

FDA Updates Safety Communication Regarding Duodenoscopes

Tracking Infection Control in U.S. Hospitals

Massachusetts Can and Must Do Better Job in Reducing Medical Errors

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In the News

Best Lawyers Medical Malpractice Boston

Jury Verdict: $3.64M for Failure To Diagnose Colon Cancer
January 15, 2015

Jury Awards $11.3M to Woman Who Sued IVF Doctor for Missing Ovarian Cancer Diagnosis
The Boston Globe, October 28, 2014
Related trial report:
Ovarian Cancer Malpractice

$3.5M Settlement in Bowel Perforation Death Following Elective Disc Surgery
2014 Trial Report

Lubin & Meyer Client Awarded $13M in Husband's Post-op Death
Boston Herald
September 5, 2014

CBS News Investigation

Lubin & Meyer Case Prompts
CBS News Investigation of
Aversive Shock Therapy

August 5, 2014

$1M Jury Verdict for Docís Failure
to Diagnose Rectal Cancer

July 29, 2014

$16.7M Jury Verdict in
Lung Cancer Lawsuit

The Boston Globe
June 30, 2014

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Drew Meyer on "Code of Silence" at Hospitals – Fertility Doc Accused of Abusing Patients Under Anesthesia
May 2, 2014

Birth Injury Settlement is $4M: Related to Care Received at Brigham and Women's Hospital
2014 Trial Report

Krysia Syska Profiled as a Top Woman Attorney in Massachusetts
Super Lawyers
April 2014

MGH Doctors Agree To Pay
$4.5M in Malpractice Case

The Boston Globe
April 15, 2014

$3M Settlement Reached in Bridgewater Hospital Death
The Boston Globe
March 26, 2014

Jury Awards $4.8M to Family in Death of Patient
The Boston Globe
March 10, 2014

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