Law Offices of John M. Saletta, P.C. - Chicago Personal Injury Attorney

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The Law Offices of

John M. Saletta, P.C.

A Personal Injury Law Firm

30 N. LaSalle   Suite 2950

Chicago, IL 60602

(312) 407-9900

 

 

Chicago Medical Malpractice Lawyer John M Saletta | Chicago Personal Injury Attorney

 

 

Chicago Medical Malpractice and Hospital Negligence Attorney John M. Saletta gets Results for his Clients

Birth injuries 

  • $16 million dollar jury verdict for child who suffered hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy at birth causing cerebral palsy*
  • $2.25 million dollar settlement for child who suffered brain damage at birth
  • $750,000 settlement to family of a baby who was a stillborn 

Failure to Diagnose

  • $3 million dollar settlement for family of a father who suffered a fatal heart attack due to a failure to timely diagnose his underlying heart condition* 
  • $1 million dollar settlement to family for father who died of an undiagnosed pulmonary embolism
  • $990,000 dollar settlement has been reached on behalf of the family of a 36 year old pregnant woman who suffered a fatal pulmonary embolism after an emergency room physician failed to order a Doppler ultrasound of her leg
  • $925,000 settlement in Kane County for failure to timely diagnose bacterial endocarditis
  • $900,000 settlement to family of a woman who died of a failure to diagnose lung cancer
  • $2.7 million dollar settlement for family of a woman who died due to a failure to timely diagnose her shock condition* 
  • $600,000 settlement to woman blinded in one eye due to failure to diagnose an eye infection
  • $400,000 settlement to wife of a 73 year old man who died due to a failure to timely diagnose his abdominal aortic aneurysm 
  • $350,000 settlement to man who suffered permanent loss of leg muscle from a failure to diagnose a compartment syndrome

Failure to Treat a Condition

  • $13 million dollar jury verdict for a woman who developed compartment syndrome following a total knee arthroplasty
  • $12 million dollar settlement on behalf of a 29 year old who suffered catastrophic brain damage after physicians failed to properly treat his sinusitis condition
  • $5.5 million dollar jury verdict for the family of a mother who died from pneumonia following the birth of her child 
  • $2.25 million dollar settlement on behalf of the family of a 74 year old man who suffered a fatal brain bleed as a result of a physician's failure to properly monitor his Coumadin levels
  • $2 million dollar jury verdict for victim who developed a foot drop after a failure to timely treat his compartment syndrome* 
  • $1 million dollar settlement for woman who suffered an above knee amputation due to a failure to treat her leg ulcers 
  • $900,000 settlement for a family whose child was stillborn 
  • $900,000 settlement for victim of a pulmonary embolism 

Surgical Negligence

  • $1.5 million dollar settlement to woman who suffered permanent vocal cord injury during thyroid surgery
  • $1.15 million dollar settlement to family of an infant who died after an endotracheal tube was dislodged 
  • $575,000 settlement to woman who developed an intra-abdominal infection following surgery
  • $450,000 jury verdict to woman who developed eye infection following cataract surgery
  • $340,000 settlement to man who had a surgical sponge left inside his abdomen

Nursing Home Malpractice

  • $325,000 settlement to family for death of 89 year old woman in a nursing home 

Anesthesia Malpractice

  • $1.3 million dollar jury verdict for a woman who developed chronic diarrhea following a nerve block 
  • $800,000 settlement to family of a woman who died during colonoscopy
  • $165,000 jury verdict to a woman who suffered 3 minutes of anesthesia awareness during her C-section delivery 

Plastic Surgery Issues

  • $550,000 jury verdict to a woman who suffered permanent disfigurement following breast reduction surgery

Diabetes Complications

  • $625,000 jury verdict to diabetic who suffered partial foot amputation

Prescription Drug Injuries

  • $700,000 settlement for a woman who suffered heart damage from the diet drug, "Fen-Phen"
  • Confidential settlement against physician for over-prescribing

Dental Malpractice

  • $200,000 settlement to victim of dental malpractice 

 

* co-counsel

 

 

Recent Developments

$13 Million Dollar Verdict

Mr. Saletta obtained a $13 million dollar medical malpractice verdict on behalf of a 59 year old woman who suffered compartment syndrome...

 

$12 Million Dollar Settlement

A $12 million dollar settlement on behalf of a 29 year old who suffered catastrophic brain damage after physicians failed to properly treat his sinusitis condition. Mr. Saletta, along with the Law Offices of John G Kelly, represented the plaintiff....

 

$8 Million Dollar Settlement

Mr. Saletta has obtained an $8 million dollar settlement on behalf of a man who suffered permanent brain damage during the administration of general anesthesia for a shoulder surgery...

 

$2.25 Million Dollar Settlement

A $2.25 million dollar settlement on behalf of the family of a 74 year old man who suffered a fatal brain bleed as a result of a physician's failure to properly monitor his Coumadin levels....

 

$1.6 Million Dollar Settlement

A $1.6 million dollar settlement has been achieved for a 54 yr old motorcyclist who was struck by a truck causing a compound fracture of his leg and a shoulder separation...

 

$990,000 Dollar Settlement

A $990,000 dollar settlement has been reached on behalf of the family of a 36 year old pregnant woman who suffered a fatal pulmonary embolism after an emergency room physician failed to order a Doppler ultrasound of her leg...

 

Record Medical Malpractice Settlement

Mr. Saletta has achieved a $900,000 settlement in Kane County for a family whose child was stillborn. The mother suffered a prenatal condition which went undiagnosed...

 

Pulmonologist Settles for Policy Limits Prior to Trial

A $1 million dollar settlement has been reached for the family of a man who died of an undiagnosed pulmonary embolism. The husband and father of three children had been hospitalized...

 

Settlement in Defective Porch Railing Case

A $550,000 settlement has been obtained for a woman who sustained a head injury in a fall from a...

 

Automobile Accident Settlement

A $340,000.00 settlement has been obtained on behalf of a 54 year old accident victim who sustained...

 

Wrongful Death Settlement in DeKalb County

A $250,000 settlement has been reached in a motor vehicle case in which a 20 year old woman died. The two insurance companies...

 

 

 

 

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