Records Clinched Amputee’s $109M Win In Surgery-Error Trial

After six years in a nursing home, three trials and two hung juries, persistence paid off for Lisa-Maria Carter and her lawyers as they secured a potentially record-setting $109 million decision last month in Florida state court over a botched surgery that led to the loss of her hands and feet and half of her abdomen.

Carter's counsel from Tampa-based Dandar & Dandar pulled crucial evidence from the medical records, presented clear expert testimony, and elicited a key concession on the stand to secure a jury...

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