Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP partner J. Kurt Straub received three defense verdicts on behalf of three nurse clients in the case of Judith Algeo, Guardian of the Estate of Jenna Marie Scott v. Lower Bucks Hospital, et al. This was a month-long jury trial before the Hon. Robert J. Mellon in the Bucks County Court of Common Pleas. It was a “bad baby” case with a demand of $50 million. Straub obtained defense verdicts completely exonerating three obstetrical nurses employed by Lower Bucks Hospital.
Mr. Straub focuses his practice in the areas of corporate and commercial litigation, defense medical litigation, and environmental torts & products liability litigation. He also provides corporate counseling, particularly to health care companies.