$6.4 Million Settlement Approved in Freddie Gray Case
At a press conference on Wednesday, September 9th, 2015, Billy Murphy, attorney for the family of Freddie Gray, announced a $6.4 million settlement in the family’s wrongful death case against the City of Baltimore. In addition to the financial settlement, Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake pledged to implement body cameras for all of the city’s police… read more
A Murphy Minute: Filing a Certificate of Report in a Medical Malpractice Case
In Maryland, every litigant must file a certificate of report in order to pursue a medical malpractice claim. It must come from a qualified expert who has the same qualifications as the healthcare provider that is being sued. Your attesting physician and the certificate of report must attest that the defendant breached the standard of… read more
A Murphy Minute: Maryland’s Statute of Limitations for Medical Malpractice Cases
An important question in medical malpractice cases is what is the statute of limitations. In Maryland, the statute is three years. A person has three years to bring a medical malpractice claim from the date of the injury, or from when the patient knew or should have known about the injury. If for some reason,… read more
A Murphy Minute: Police Misconduct
Founding Partner Judge William H. “Billy” Murphy Jr. reflects on the Eric Garner case and handling police brutality in the future.
A Murphy Minute: Why Call Murphy, Falcon & Murphy for Police Misconduct?
Founder and Senior Partner Judge William H. “Billy” Murphy, Jr. details Murphy, Falcon & Murphy’s expertise in handling police misconduct cases.
A Murphy Minute: Expert Witnesses in Medical Malpractice Cases
In this video, Murphy, Falcon & Murphy Managing Partner Hassan Murphy explains the role expert witnesses play in helping substantiate medical malpractice cases for our clients by guiding juries through the process of where negligence occurred.
A Murphy Minute: How to Minimize Surgical Mistakes
In this video, Associate Jon Stefanuca explains what you can do as a patient to prepare for surgery and minimize surgical mistakes.
A Murphy Minute: Training Your Employees
Attorney Pamela Diedrich explains how restaurants and bars can prevent serious injuries from occurring in their establishments.
A Murphy Minute: What is Premises Liability?
Attorney Pamela J. Diedrich explains what it means to have a premises liability case.
A Murphy Minute: Being a Better Patient
Murphy, Falcon & Murphy attorney and former nurse Diana K. Hobbs discusses what you can do to be a better patient.