Parties:C. H. vs. James Scott Pendergraft, IV, M.D., et al
Florida Injury Attorneys: Jennifer Fernandez and Frank Fernandez of the Fernandez Firm.
Age/Sex/Occupation of Plaintiff: Child / Female
Negligence: Verdict on behalf of a catastrophically-injured child who suffered a brain injury resulting in cerebral palsy, blindness and severe mental and physical disabilities due to a negligent doctor. Following a week-long trial, the Orlando jury awarded $18 million in punitive damages and $18.7 million in compensatory damages against the doctor and his company.