Unanimous Virginia State Supreme Court Ruling Upholding Bartoli Cain Verdict for Nerve Injury from Negligent Wisdom Tooth Extraction

Michele Bartoli Cain tried the case of Stephen Chinn v. Richard Fiorucci to a three hundred thousand dollar ($300,000) jury verdict.

The case involved a nerve injury resulting from negligence of an oral surgeon in undertaking a wisdom tooth extraction.

Defendants appealed the verdict.

The Virginia Supreme Court ruled for Chinn and affirmed the verdict in a unanimous decision rendered October 31, 2014. Read it here.