Don’t believe those who tell you that abuse and neglect cases aren’t worthy of litigation. For over 20 years, families in New England have trusted us to treat their cases with compassion and get results. This sample of the verdicts and settlements that have been obtained demonstrate that there is real value behind pursuing justice for abuse and neglect cases.

Marie-Claire Courchaine v. Kindred Healthcare, Inc.

Nursing home caretaker and staff member took advantage of a dementia resident’s inability to remember past 5 minutes and her complete dependence on others when he sexually assaulted her.

Middlesex Jury Sends a Clear and Loud Message that Neglect Of Our Elderly Will Not Be Tolerated

On July 21 and 22, 2014 a jury of 13, reached a verdict in a nursing home neglect and wrongful death case, allowing $1,425,000.00 in compensatory damages and $12,514,605.00 in punitive damages, which, with statutory interest, brings the verdict to nearly 14.5 million dollars.

Nursing home resident chokes to death

A settlement was reached in the case of a resident choking to death.

Elder Neglect Blamed For Sepsis

Failure to monitor diabetes resulting in wrongful death

Nursing home resident’s distress ignored

Nursing staff ignored signs of respiratory distress in a resident who slowly asphyxiated for 1 1/2 hours due to insufficient oxygen.

Nursing Home Resident Suffers Burns, STD

Investigation revealed that a known sexual predator had been residing at facility

Resident suffocates to death in own bed

Nursing home staff did not ensure that a resident’s bed, mattress, and rails were safe and compatible, even though the resident had decreased safety awareness due to bilateral blindness.

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