Michele Bartoli Cain tried the case of Stephen Chinn v. Richard Fiorucci to a three hundred thousand dollar ($300,000) jury verdict.
The case involved a nerve injury resulting from negligence of an oral surgeon in undertaking a wisdom tooth extraction.
Defendants appealed the verdict.
The Virginia Supreme Court ruled for Chinn and affirmed the verdict in a unanimous decision rendered October 31, 2014. Read it here.
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