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Case Results

  • Medical Malpractice Maximum Recovery
    Adhesions Surgery Injury
    In 2019, Garau Germano attorney Barbara Germano obtained a settlement for $1 million from the Indiana Patient’s Compensation Fund for a patient who suffered bowel injuries during a lysis of adhesions surgery. The patient was required to undergo ...
  • Total recovery in excess of $1.4 million
    Auto collision followed by medical malpractice
    Garau Germano attorney Jerry Garau represented a client who was injured when a driver turned left into traffic, colliding with the car in which the client was a passenger. Following the collision, the client was treated at a local hospital where a ...
  • $1.6 million Settlement
    Bicycle collision
    In December of 2016, Garau Germano attorney Jerry Garau secured a $1.6 million settlement for a client who was injured when the bicycle he was riding collided with a car in Bloomington, Indiana. The driver of the car turned directly into the path of ...
  • Medical Malpractice Maximum Recovery
    Birth Injury
    In 2018, Garau Germano attorney Barbara Germano obtained for her clients a settlement with the Indiana Patient’s Compensation Fund for $1 million in a case involving a severe birth injury resulting in cerebral palsy. The case arose from mismanagement ...
  • Medical Malpractice Maximum Recovery
    Birth Injury
    In 2019, Garau Germano attorney Jerry Garau obtained a $1 million settlement from the Indiana Patient’s Compensation Fund for a child injured at delivery. The child’s mother had presented to the hospital with signs of preeclampsia, a pregnancy ...
  • Medical Malpractice
    Failure to diagnose and treat patient’s breast cancer
    In 2019, Garau Germano attorney Barbara Germano obtained a $975,000 settlement from the Indiana Patient’s Compensation Fund in a case involving the heath care provider’s failure to diagnose and treat a patient’s breast cancer. The patient had ...
  • $2,500,000 Verdict
    Failure To Diagnose Colon Cancer
    Garau Germano attorney Jerry Garau obtained a $2.5 million jury verdict against a Terre Haute gastroenterologist in March of 2011. The gastroenterologist had chosen not to perform a colonoscopy to investigate his patient’s complaints of rectal ...
  • Medical Malpractice Maximum Recovery
    Failure To Diagnose Congestive Heart Failure in Infant
    In 2016, Garau Germano attorney Barbara Germano obtained for her clients a settlement for $1 million from the Indiana Patient’s Compensation Fund. The case involved the failure by health care providers to properly read and respond to a chest x-ray ...
  • Medical Malpractice Maximum Recovery
    Failure to properly intubate a child during surgery
    In 2019, Garau Germano attorney Shan Bryant-Haase obtained a $1 million settlement from the Indiana Patient’s Compensation Fund in a case involving a health care provider’s failure to properly intubate a child during surgery. As a result, the child ...
  • Medical Malpractice Maximum Recovery
    Failure to Treat Gallbladder Cancer
    In 2018, Garau Germano attorney Barbara Germano obtained a $1 million settlement from the Indiana Patient’s Compensation Fund in a case involving health care providers’ failure to properly diagnose and treat a patient’s gallbladder cancer. The ...
  • $5,680,000 Verdict
    Failure To Treat Heart Problem
    In September of 2013, Garau Germano attorney Jerry Garau obtained a $5.68 million jury verdict against a Bloomington, Indiana cardiologist. The cardiologist had performed a cardiac catheterization on the patient. Following the procedure, the patient ...
  • Medical Malpractice Maximum Recovery
    Improper Prenatal Care Resulting in Stillbirth
    In 2017, Garau Germano attorney Barbara Germano obtained a $1 million settlement from the Indiana Patient’s Compensation Fund in a case involving negligent prenatal care which led to stillbirth. Late in her pregnancy, Ms. Germano’s client was ...
  • $1.4 million Settlement with Patient’s Compensat
    Medical Malpractice
    In 2019, Garau Germano attorney Jerry Garau secured a $1.4 million settlement from the Indiana Patient’s Compensation Fund for a mother and daughter who each suffered injuries during the daughter’s delivery as a result of the improper application of ...
  • $15,000,000 Verdict
    Missed Cancer Diagnosis
    In June of 2018, Garau Germano attorneys Jerry Garau and Barbara Germano obtained a $15,000,000 jury verdict against a central Indiana diagnostic imaging facility. The case arose when a radiologist at the imaging facility failed to report a ...
  • $2,000,000 Verdict
    Overdose of Radioactive Iodine
    In February of 2013, Garau Germano attorney Jerry Garau obtained a $2 million verdict against an Evansville hospital for the hospital’s administration of more than 100 times the intended dose of radioactive iodine to a minor patient. The radioactive ...
This section contains information about past case results obtained by Garau Germano, P.C. Past results do not guarantee future performance or any future result. With every case, there is a chance that the case will result in no recovery. Every case has its own set of unique facts, and results may be affected by any number of factors, including judicial rulings, jury composition, and case venue.