Mississippi Litigation Review & Commentary

Mississippi Litigation Review & Commentary

Comments on the Latest Developments in Mississippi Civil Litigation

Philip is a trial attorney based in Jackson, Mississippi with a diverse civil litigation practice.

Tag Archives: Eric Stracener

$1.1 Million Jury Verdict- Coahoma County Medical Malpractice Trial

Posted in Verdicts in Mississippi
On Thursday a Coahoma County jury returned a Plaintiff’s verdict of $1,128,000 against emergency room physicians Dr. Tommy Hughes and Dr. Jonathan Massey. Plaintiff alleged that the defendants negligently failed to diagnose bacterial meningitis, resulting in the death of plaintiff’s decedent. Andrew Neely and Eric Stracener of Jackson represented the plaintiff. Gordon James and Margaret… Continue Reading

Info. on the $750,000 Verdict in Hinds County Nursing Home Case

Posted in Hinds County Circuit Court, Verdicts in Mississippi
On Saturday a Hinds County jury returned a $750,000 verdict in a nursing home case involving Manhattan Nursing and Rehab. Center in Jackson. All the damages were non-economic damages. The case was a wrongful death case involving Mannie Williams, aged 87. Ms. Williams fell and suffered a fractured pelvis at home. She went to Manhattan for… Continue Reading