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Obermayer's Samms and Roe Obtain Defense Verdict for Radiologist in Medical Malpractice Case Over Identifying Aneurysm

Obermayer's Gary M. Samms and Jacqueline Sabol Roe received a defense verdict in a medical malpractice action in the case of Piasecki v. University of Pennsylvania, et al. Mr. Samms and Ms. Roe defended a radiologist, where plaintiff’s allegation was that he failed to identify an aneurysm on an MRI/MRA study. The aneurysm eventually ruptured ...

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PA Superior Court Upholds Arbitration Award

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – January 16, 2013 -  Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP attorney Tricia Swann’s arbitration award in favor of her client was recently upheld by the Pennsylvania Superior Court on an appeal to vacate the award.

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Obermayer’s Samms, Shreibman and Roe Obtain Defense Verdict for Doctor in Case Over Informed Consent and Negligence

On December 7, 2012, Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP’s Gary M. Samms, along with Stephanie V. Shreibman and Jacqueline Sabol Roe successfully defended their client and obtained a defense verdict in the matter of Berdeci- Cortes v Rogers. 

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Obermayer's Batoff and Ryan Win Appeal in Zoning Matter

Jeffrey Batoff and John Ryan won an appeal before the Bucks County Court of Common Pleas in a divisive, confrontational zoning matter heard before the Northampton Township Board of Supervisors.

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Obermayer’s Samms and Keefe Obtain Defense Verdict for Doctor in Case Over Patient’s Death

On November 21, 2012, Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP’s Gary M. Samms and Eileen K. Keefe successfully defended their client and obtained a defense verdict in the matter of Fanaro v Pottstown Hospital et al.  A unanimous jury found in favor of the doctor.

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Obermayer Attorney Michael V. Phillips Wins in Pro Bono Case

Michael V, Phillips who won primary physical custody for a mother in a three year pro bono custody matter.

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Gary Samms Obtains Defense Verdict

Gary Samms obtained a defense verdict on behalf of his client, radiologist Seyed Hashemi, M.D., who was accused of misinterpreting and failing to properly report the findings of mammogram and ultrasound studies on a 45-year old woman diagnosed with breast cancer. After a 7-day trial in Bucks County, Dr. Hashemi was found by the jury to have acted w...

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Obermayer Environmental Law Partner Scores Win Against the EPA

  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - January 10, 2012 - Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP partner, Joseph J. McGovern, recently brought to favorable resolution a long-running bitter dispute in which the EPA had been attempting to collect over $30 million it squandered at a Superfund Site on the Delaware waterfront in Philadelphia from an i...

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Samms Gets Defense Verdict

After a five day trial, a jury unanimously absolved Dr. Marc McKenna of Chestnut Hill Hospital of any wrongdoing regarding the death of a 44 year old woman from fungal pneumonia. Dr. McKenna was defended by Gary Samms who was able to successfully persuade the jury that the doctor acted reasonably at all times and consistent with the standard of car...

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Gary Samms Successfully Defends Doctor in Surgery Fire Negligence Case

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP’s Gary M. Samms obtained a defense verdict for a doctor in a case where the jury found negligence only on the part of the nurse anesthetist, who was alleged to have caused a Coatseville woman's face to catch fire during surgery. Click here to view the article regarding the case that appeared in The ...

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