Birmingham, Alabama


Chrissie Cole

Doctor must Pay $9M for Patient Death

A Miami-Dade Circuit Court jury has held a Miami Doctor liable for $9 million dollars in damages in the death of a patient. The case involves Dr. Carmel Barrau. Jessie Sturdivant was his patient in 1999. On Thursday, Jay Cohen, of the Miami firm of Grossman and Roth won the judgment on behalf of Sturdivant’s wife. The attorney said his next step is to file a bad faith claim against Barrau’s…