For 19 consecutive years, Andrew C. Meyer, Jr., has been selected for inclusion in the Best Lawyers in America — the guide to legal excellence. In the 2014 edition, he is joined by four partners who are honored by their inclusion on the Best Lawyers' list. This significant distinction is matched by Boston Magazine naming all seven of the firm's trial attorneys as Massachusetts Super Lawyers with special recognition of Andrew C. Meyer, Jr. on the Top 10 and Top 100 Lists and Robert H. Higgins on the Top 100 List.
Lubin & Meyer has secured the three largest verdicts within the last year — a $24.4 million* jury verdict for negligent care of a newborn, an $11 million verdict for failure to diagnose lung cancer, and a $4.8 million verdict for undiagnosed cardiomyopathy leading to death. These results complement the firm's unparalleled history of ground-breaking verdicts which include a $40 million verdict for a baby's brain injury (the largest in Massachusetts history), a $23.8 million verdict against two Massachusetts General Hospital obstetricians, and a $30 million verdict against two Brigham & Women's Hospital ob/gyn residents...
Largest Verdicts of 2013 - Mass. Lawyers Weekly, January 27, 2014
A perennial powerhouse, Lubin & Meyer obtained 25 of the largest settlements of $1 million or more in 2013, including a $7.5 million settlement for the death of a 5-year old twin following a lab error, and a $5 million settlement for birth injuries sustained when a nurse and midwife fail to act on signs of fetal distress. In 2012, the firm obtained a $4.65 million birth injury settlement for a doctor's failure to expedite delivery resulting in a baby's devastating brain damage. In 2011, the firm obtained a $6 million settlement for a similar lawsuit involving a newborn's brain injury as the result of a doctor's negligence.
Largest Settlements of 2013 - Mass. Lawyers Weekly, January 27, 2014
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 Diagnosis:
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
• Stroke and TIA
• Surgical Error
• Wrong Level Spine Surgery
• Wrong Site Surgery
• Wrongful Death
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We are pleased to be recognized by these attorney-ranking organizations.
$16.7 Million Jury Verdict in
Lung Cancer Lawsuit
The Boston Globe
June 30, 2014
FOX25 News: Report Finds Abuse at Group Home, Disabled Man Found Bruised, Now Paralyzed
June 23, 2014
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
Laying Down the Law:
A Profile of Andrew Meyer
The Jewish Advocate
Major Settlement Prompts FDA Hearing on Banning Shock Therapy at Judge Rotenberg Center
April 23, 2014
Krysia Syska Profiled as a Top Woman Attorney in Massachusetts
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
Messier v. Bridgewater State Hospital: $3M Settlement
Medical Malpractice Trial Report
Jury Awards $4.8M to Family in Death of Patient
The Boston Globe
March 10, 2014
Lubin & Meyer Represents Family in Civil Case of Patient's Death While in Restraints at Bridgewater State Hospital
Boston Globe Article and Video
February 16, 2014
Jury Awards $24.4M to Parents of Tufts Patient
The Boston Herald
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