|Bonner Kiernan Attorney John A. Kiernan Wins Defense Verdict in Medical Malpractice Trial|
Bonner Kiernan attorney John A. Kiernan won a defense verdict in a medical malpractice trial in Berksire County (MA) Superior Court, in August 2014. The plaintiff had alleged that our client, an emergency medicine physician, had misdiagnosed a shoulder fracture/separation, which lead to a delay in treatment. She further alleged that the suffered from avascular necrosis, as a result of the conduct of the emergency room physician and the radiologist. After a seven day jury trial, during which the defense presented the testimony of both physicians, as well as an array of exceptionally qualified defense experts, the jury returned verdicts in favor of both doctors.