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We have won more medical malpractice settlements and verdicts than any other law firm in New Hampshire. Here are just a few:

Failure to Diagnose
Our Client’s Case Settlement Compensation
Failure to diagnose fetal abnormalities $10,000,000.00
Failure to diagnose fetal abnormalities $8,000,000.00
Failure to diagnose infection $4,750,000.00
Failure to diagnose tumor $4,500,000.00
Failure to diagnose lymphoma $3,000,000.00
Failure to diagnose rectal cancer $2,900,000.00
Failure to diagnose bowel obstruction $2,750,000.00
Failure to diagnose meningoencephalitis causes brain injury $2,325,000.00
Failure to diagnose cardiac condition $2,125,000.00
Failure to diagnose leads to paralysis $2,000,000.00
Failure to diagnose DVT $2,000,000.00
Failure to recognize fertility results in pregnancy $1,700,000.00
Failure to diagnose cardiac issue $1,500,000.00
Failure to recognize overmedication $1,300,000.00
Failure to diagnose infection causes complications $1,200,000.00
Failure to diagnose infection $1,100,000.00
Failure to diagnose breast cancer $1,000,000.00
Failure to diagnose colon cancer $1,000,000.00
Failure to diagnose rectal cancer $950,000.00
Failure to diagnose skin cancer leads to invasive surgery $500,000.00
Wrongful Death
Our Client’s Case Settlement Compensation
Wrongful death for air embolism during cardiac catheterization $4,210,000.00
Wrongful death for negligent post-surgical care $3,800,000.00
Wrongful death for failure to diagnose cancer $3,200,000.00
Wrongful death for failure to diagnose rectal cancer $2,900,000.00
Wrongful death for failure to diagnose pulmonary embolism $2,810,000.00
Wrongful death for failure to diagnose and treat cardiac disease $2,500,000.00
Wrongful death for negligent administration of drug during surgery $2,000,000.00
Wrongful death for negligent prescription of pain medication $1,999,999.00
Wrongful death for negligent handling post-surgical care $1,800,000.00
Wrongful death for failure to diagnose DVT $1,600,000.00
Wrongful death due to failure to diagnose DVT/PE $1,600,000.00
Wrongful death due to failure to diagnose cardiac disease $1,500,000.00
Wrongful death for administration of wrong medication $1,400,000.00
Wrongful death for failure to diagnose breakdown of aortic graft $1,400,000.00
Wrongful death for improper administration of medication $1,240,000.00
Wrongful death for failure to diagnose and treat herpes simplex encephalitis $1,150,000.00
Wrongful death for failure to diagnose colon cancer $1,060,000.00
Wrongful death for negligent care following appendectomy $950,000.00
Wrongful death due to surgical error $900,000.00
Motor Vehicle Crashes
Our Client’s Case Settlement Compensation
Commercial Truck Crash Leads to Quadriplegia $26,300,000.00
Automobile crash leads to paralysis $7,500,000.00
Car Crash Leads to Fatality $4,000,000.00
Automobile crash leads to serious injuries $3,000,000.00
Car Hits Pedestrian Resulting in Severe Injury $2,300,000.00
Car Crash Leads to Brain Injury $1,975,000.00
Car Crash Leads to Paralysis $1,500,000.00
Motorcycle crash leads to brain injury $950,000.00
Automobile crash $950,000.00
Automobile crash involving 96-year-old woman $850,000.00
Automobile Crash Results in serious injuries $800,000.00
Car Crash Leads to Injury $700,000.00
Bicycle Crash Results in Severe Injury $700,000.00
Motorcycle crash causing severe injury $535,000.00
Automobile hits pedestrian causing injury $500,000.00
Personal Injury
Our Client’s Case Settlement Compensation
Explosion from negligence causes severe injury $9,200,000.00
Negligence causes paraplegia $4,500,000.00
Failure to fulfill duty of care causes paralysis $2,500,000.00
Negligence regarding maintenance of heating system causing death $2,000,000.00
Treatment/Surgical Errors
Our Client’s Case Settlement Compensation
Failure to monitor patient results in brain damage $9,000,000.00
Erroneous administration of medication $4,000,000.00
Negligent handling of post-surgical care $1,800,000.00
Improper management of anesthesia during surgery $1,200,000.00
Erroneous administration of anesthesia during surgery $900,000.00
Products Liability
Our Client’s Case Settlement Compensation
Products case against manufacturer of heavy equipment for defect causing spinal cord injury $6,000,000.00
Products case against manufacturer of heavy equipment for defect causing death $2,800,000.00
Products case against manufacturer of power tool for defect causing amputation $2,500,000.00
Products case against manufacturer of heavy equipment for defect causing spinal cord injury $2,200,000.00
Products case against manufacturer of yard equipment for defect causing amputation $1,700,000.00
Products case against automobile manufacturer for defective design $1,250,000.00
Products case against manufacturer of medical equipment for defect causing death $750,000.00

Client Testimonials

Lisa Murphy

“They were wonderful throughout this ordeal. They kept me informed and were always compassionate. I’ve recommended them and will continue to recommend them to others who’ve suffered as a result of medical malpractice.”

Lisa MurphyBirth InjuryRead Lisa’s full story
Norman Jenkins

“Kevin was outstanding throughout the whole ordeal.  You go to some lawyers and it’s just another case to them.  Kevin and his staff were different.  I can sit here for hours and tell you how wonderful they were with me and my wife.  Kevin kept in touch with me, giving me updates every step of the way.  He really cares.  Even when we resolved the case, Kevin told me to keep in touch with him.  If you can have a wonderful experience in a lawyer’s office, we had it!”

Norman JenkinsFailure to DiagnoseRead Norman’s full story

Our Mission at Abramson, Brown & Dugan

The lawyers at Abramson, Brown & Dugan have won more medical malpractice settlements and verdicts than any other law firm in New Hampshire. The firm’s partners, Mark Abramson and Kevin Dugan have been consistently recognized in peer rankings as “Best Lawyers”, “Super Lawyers”, and “NH’s Top Attorneys”. Most recently, Mark Abramson was named Best Lawyers’ 2017 Manchester Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs “Lawyer of the Year.”

“Someone who comes through our front door for the first time has been traumatized and is suffering. Our first responsibility is to listen to them and try to help them. That has to be our initial focus before we start talking about legal issues,” says Mark Abramson, founder of the firm.

Reputations are built, relationships are forged, and trust is restored when an exceptional lawyer helps someone whose life has been significantly impacted by medical negligence or serious injury. That’s the mission to which the attorneys at Abramson, Brown & Dugan are committed. For these attorneys, it’s not their job- it’s who they are as responsible, committed, compassionate members of the legal community in New Hampshire. This is why the lawyers at Abramson, Brown & Dugan are some of New Hampshire’s Top Attorneys.

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