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Announcements

Announcements

June 1, 2018 – JGKMW Attorneys Recognized as Super Lawyers and Rising Stars.
JGKMW would like to congratulate the seven attorneys named to the 2018 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists.
Super Lawyers: John Graffe, Rando Wick, Ketia Wick, Donna Moniz
Rising Stars: Miranda Aye Aroner, Michael McDermott, Katherine Bozzo

April 5, 2018 – Defense Verdict for Ketia Wick.
Congratulations to Ketia Wick and the rest of the JGKMW team for a defense verdict on behalf of an emergency room physician. The case alleged medical negligence and wrongful death for a failure to diagnose a pulmonary embolism.

March 1, 2018 – JGKMW welcomes Aida Babametovic to our firm.
Aida Babahmetovic joins JGKMW as an associate in the Seattle Office. Aida brings her skills and experience to the Pacific Northwest from Kentucky where she worked for a national healthcare system as a compliance manager. Aida has combined experience in civil litigation and corporate compliance. Prior to joining the corporate sector, Aida independently represented multi-national corporations and employers in labor and employment matters as well as insurance defense claims.

January 1, 2018 – Michael McDermott promotion to Partner.
Michael McDermott was promoted to Partner effective January 1, 2018. He has been with JGKMW since 2011 and is an experienced litigator. His practice focuses on the defense of health care providers in medical malpractice cases and assisting physicians in Department of Health regulatory matters. Congratulations Michael!

November 22, 2017 – Defense Verdict for Philip deMaine and Katherine Bozzo.
Congratulations to attorneys Philip deMaine and Katherine Bozzo and the rest of the JGKMW team for a unanimous defense verdict on behalf of a dentist after a two-week dental malpractice trial in King County Superior Court.

May 1, 2017 – JGKMW Attorneys Recognized as Super Lawyers and Rising Stars.
JGKMW would like to congratulate the seven attorneys named to the 2017 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists.
Super Lawyers: John Graffe, Rando Wick, Ketia Wick, Donna Moniz
Rising Stars: Miranda Aye Aroner, Michael McDermott, Katherine Bozzo

March 4, 2017 – Rando Wick Inducted into American Board of Trial Advocates
JGKMW Partner Rando Wick was inducted as a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA), becoming only the 20th attorney from Washington State to receive this honor. ABOTA is a prestigious invitation-only society for trial lawyers. Congratulations Rando!

Rando Wick was elected as a Fellow of the International Society of Barristers, becoming only the 20th attorney from Washington State to receive this honor.

Representative Cases

Defense verdict for emergency room physician in medical malpractice lawsuit alleging failure to diagnose pulmonary embolism.

Defense verdict for dentist in dental malpractice lawsuit alleging negligent post-extraction dental care.

Defense verdict for dentist in dental malpractice lawsuit alleging trigeminal nerve injury and failure to obtain informed consent.

Defense verdict for large hospital in medical malpractice lawsuit alleging wrongful death following a complex cardiac procedure with post-surgical complications.

Defense verdict for primary care physician in medical malpractice lawsuit alleging wrongful death from failure to diagnose skin cancer.

Directed verdict for large hospital in medical malpractice lawsuit alleging failure to diagnose a median nerve injury and lost chance of a better outcome.

Defense verdict in medical malpractice lawsuit alleging wrongful life as the result of in utero exposure to an antiepileptic drug prescribed to control epilepsy.

Defense verdict for nurse midwife in medical malpractice lawsuit alleging significant nerve impairment following a brachial plexus injury in a newborn.

Defense verdict for large hospital in a case alleging discrimination against deaf plaintiffs for failure to timely provide an interpreter for health care services.

Defense verdict for nurse midwives in medical malpractice lawsuit alleging failure to document an obstetric patient’s request for no male examiners or physicians during labor.

Defense verdict for gynecological surgeon in medical malpractice lawsuit alleging negligent care following a post-operative bleed.