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 Blackwell of Monroe represented the defendants.

  • randywallace

    Would have expected to see local counsel in a Delta med mal…..odd.

    • Jonathan Franco

      apparently those particular defense attorneys defend a lot of delta cases. they are defending one of my cases in George County

  • Who presided?