Defense Verdict in Medical Malpractice Case

Christine Gaffney v. Angela Paas, M.D. and Peachtree Gynecology, P.C.

Date: November 2016
Party represented: Angela Paas, M.D. and Peachtee Gynecology, P.C.
Venue: Fulton County State Court
State: Georgia
Length of trial: 6 days
Type of case:

Medical Malpractice


Defense Verdict

This was a complicated medical malpractice case in which a terminal cancer patient alleged the defendant physician failed to timely diagnose her ovarian cancer.  The six-day trial involved testimony from leading oncologists and obstetrician-gynecologists.  The Fulton County jury deliberated for less than four hours before returning a verdict for the defense. 


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