News by Month
Please reload

Defense Verdict in an Inflammatory Breast Cancer Death Case

January 23, 2015

Senior partner, Bruce G. Habian, obtained a defense verdict in Kings County in a matter where plaintiff claimed a significant delay in diagnosis of a breast lesion. Infection mastitis was definitely present in the breast before an inflammatory lesion superseded. The plaintiff’s position that the tumor began as a less lethal form of cancer and then evolved into inflammatory malignancy was rejected by the jury as a result of the defense expert breast pathologist’s testimony. Histological samples outlining the cellular characteristics of the original tumor were produced for the jury, and described as incapable of any cure.

Please reload

  • Facebook App Icon
  • LinkedIn App Icon
 Contact Us  | Legal Disclaimer


©2017  Martin Clearwater & Bell LLP. All Rights Reserved.


(212) 697-3122 |