Following a 6 week trial, Marc J. Falcone was successful in obtaining a defense verdict on behalf of a prominent gastroenterologist.

The case, venued in Kings County, involved allegations that the defendant failed to properly treat pancreatitis in a 42-year-old male. Plaintiff claimed that the patient had developed sepsis which resulted in death.

The jury found that the defendant provided proper and appropriate treatment and did not depart from the accepted standards of medical practice.