Hon. George Hernandez (Ret.)

PERSONAL INJURY

Mediator  •  Arbitrator

  • Medical malpractice dispute in which patient claimed that the doctor should have diagnosed and treated kidney condition earlier. 

  • Automobile service station operator brought asbestos action against numerous defendants, alleging negligence and products liability. After lawsuit proceeded to trial against single Michigan manufacturer of brake parts, judgment was entered on jury verdict for operator on negligence and products liability claims. Manufacturer appealed, and operator cross-appealed.

  • Traffic accident victim brought personal injury action against driver and State. Following a jury verdict in favor of victim, judgment was entered for victim, awarding costs jointly and severally. State appealed. Court of Appeal affirmed.