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Case Highlights
Personal Injury Cases
Tina Harrell, et al. v. Delta Management, Inc. (dba Christie's Cabaret) - premises liability shooting case; 38-yr-old female entertainer shot inside club $425,000 settlement
Bulan Case - 38 yr. old female client rear-ended by drunk-driver; minivan totaled; soft tissue injury to neck & upper back; PT for 2 mos; med bills $760; settled for $14,500 - 2013
King Case - 33 yr. old female client struck by motorist while walking in cross-walk; fractured tibia at plateau; medicals $3,100; 3 mos. healing and therapy; settled for $30,000 - 2013
Mattern Case - 46 yr. old female driver struck by motorist backing out of driveway; minivan damage $4,000; medical specials of $6,000 for soft-tissue neck and back injury; PT; 2 yrs treatment; settled for $34,505 - 2013
Sutton Case - mid-50s female client rear-ended; minor damage to vehicle; soft-tissue injury to neck and back; limited PT; medical specials $4,000; settled for $12,000 - 2013
Farage Case - 49 yr. old female driver struck on driver's side by motorist whose vehicle slide on ice; client tore left rotator cuff; surgical repair; 3 mos. PT; med specials $26,000; settled for $75,000 - 2013
Turner v. Quisenberry - defendant driver veered into plaintiff while she was on motorcycle, causing her to be ejected; plaintiff skidded against asphalt; suffered severe road rash, bruised shoulder, stitches to upper arm, bruised left knee resulting in chondromylacia; medical expenses of $45k; lost wages of $9k; insurance company settled pre-suit for $94,000 - 2012
Jane Doe v. John Doe Chiropractor - chiropractic malpractice case; client suffered bilateral tearing of the vertebral arteries following chiropractic spinal manipulation; client experienced small strokes from clots; parties settled for $237,500 - 2011
John Doe v. Anonymous Bar; - co-counseled case with Cleveland attorney Steven Weiss; client struck head-on by drunk driver who had just left Anonymous Bar; had 16-17 beers over 2 hour period; BAC .254 at scene; Dram Shop action; client sustained several fractures and hospitalized for 2 weeks; case settled during voir dire for $185,000 (client previously settled with drunk driver for policy limits) - 2010
Bryant v. Ohio Edison Co, et al - electrical burn injury case to 50-year-old married male; settlement of $1.3 million
Eggeman, Executor of Estate of Robert Keith Chapman v. Brinker International Inc., et al - wrongful death of 40-yr-old single male struck head-on by drunk driver; dram shop liability; $1 million settlement
Robert Greene, et al. v. USA, Dept. of Veterans Affairs - medical malpractice case; failure to diagnose colorectal cancer; 53-yr- old African American Vietnam Vet; $725,000 settlement
Contreras v. ERA Enterprises, LLC - premises liability case involving stabbing of two clients outside nightclub in parking lot settlement of $159,000

When Healthcare Professionals Fail You in the Greater Cleveland Area

A critical time when you need a medical malpractice attorney in Medina, Strongsville and Northeast Ohio to fight for you

Medical malpractice is the failure of a healthcare professional to meet the standard of good medical practice. These standards are in place for the safety of all patients. When medical errors occur, injury, and even death, can occur.

Attorney David C. Sheldon is a medical malpractice lawyer in Medina who knows what to do when a healthcare worker fails to meet the standards of good medical practice. Medical malpractice lawsuits are often complex. We have access to the most highly-qualified medical experts and know how to try these matters to the jury. We represent clients and loved ones in the Greater Cleveland Area who have been injured or lost their life as a result of medical malpractice.

Which healthcare workers are responsible?

All healthcare professionals, including the following, must act in a manner to avoid needless danger and personal injury to their patients:

  • Doctors
  • Nurses
  • Pharmacists
  • Dentists
  • Same-day surgery centers
  • Hospitals
  • HMOs
  • Nursing homes
  • Clinics
  • Other healthcare providers

How Ohio healthcare professionals can fail you

Among Medina attorneys who practice personal injury law, David C. Sheldon is skilled in handling medical malpractice cases where injury results from:

  • Failure to diagnose
  • Misdiagnosis
  • Failure to obtain an accurate medical history
  • Failure to order appropriate tests
  • Failure to assess the patient's condition
  • Improper training or supervision
  • Improper administering of medicine
  • Failure to maintain cleanliness of medical premises
  • Incorrect application of a procedure
  • Surgical mistakes or errors
  • Failure to remove a foreign object after surgery
  • Anesthesia errors
  • Birth injuries
    • Brain damage or permanent injuries to newborns
    • Injury or death of mother
  • Failure to intervene in a timely fashion
  • Failure to recognize observable symptoms of the illness

Fighting for financial compensation for families

The Law Office of David Craig Sheldon provides aggressive representation to help you recover financial compensation for you or your loved one's injury or loss of life. The legal remedies may include:

  • Monetary damages for future medical care and treatment
  • Lost wages
  • Lost future earnings
  • Pain and suffering
  • Funeral costs

Handling your medical malpractice cases in Medina, Strongsville and Northeast Ohio

If you or a loved one has been injured through negligence by a healthcare provider, call The Law Office of David Craig Sheldon at 330.723.8788 or contact the firm online to schedule your free initial consultation today.