Daniel G. Kagan, trial lawyer and partner at Berman & Simmons

$1.4M verdict in Wrongful Death case.

Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine.  Wrongful death action on behalf of decedent who froze to death after being stranded overnight in his wheelchair due to landlord's failure to clear walkway of ice and snow. Probable cause of death was hypothermia. Plaintiff also sued for loss of consortium, comfort, society and companionship and conscious pain and suffering. Prior to trial, settlement offer was $150,000.


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Berman & Simmons is the leading personal injury and medical malpractice law firm in Maine. For more than 100 years, our trial attorneys have represented those who have been injured or harmed by the actions of others. These personal injury cases range from car and truck accidents to the most complex litigation involving defective products and malpractice by healthcare providers. We are known as the firm that will stand up and fight for injured Mainers in disputes against big corporations and powerful interests.