Verdicts And Settlements

Notable Recent Settlements And Verdicts

  • Cook Inferior Vena Cava (IVC) Filter – Confidential Settlement. Cook Celect Filter perforated patient’s vena cava resulting in patient death.
  • Bard Hernia Mesh – $400,000 settlement. Bard hernia mesh failed requiring corrective surgery and six-day hospitalization.
  • Motor Vehicle Versus Pedestrian – $300,000 settlement. Defendant negligently drove over indigent plaintiff, who was sleeping on grass median in a parking lot, resulting in rib fractures and concussion.
  • Bard Implanted Port and Catheter – Multiple Confidential Settlements.  Patients received Bard implantable port and catheter for administration of medication.  Catheter devices fractured and migrated to each patient’s heart.
  • $7.2 million obtained from a medical device manufacturer.*
  • $2.6 million obtained from a medical device manufacturer.*
  • $1.1 million settlement won from a medical device manufacturer.*
  • $300,000 recovered for a plaintiff injured by a defective hip replacement system.*
  • $85,000 obtained on behalf of a car accident victim hospitalized for only one (1) day.*
  • Confidential settlement obtained in a Hollywood contract dispute case.*

*Mr. Brenes helped obtain these recoveries as a member of a prior law firm.

Practice Areas

Medical Devices