Our Past Successes And Results
At Turbin Chu Heidt Attorneys at Law, we are known throughout Hawaii for our experience, skill, and track record of success in personal injury and medical malpractice cases. Below is a sampling of cases we have handled in a variety of areas.
Medical Malpractice Birth Injury – $15,000,000.00
Baby who suffered a brain injury during the labor and delivery process.
Medical Malpractice – $10,000,000.00
Medical malpractice case in a birth injury case.
Prison Medical Malpractice – $7,200,000.00
Failure to treat and diagnose an infection causing multiple organ failure and blood circulation. Such required both legs and both hands to be amputated.
Car Accident – $3,400,000.00
Auto collision case Details are confidential.
Delay In Diagnosis And Failure To Treat – $2,700,000.00
Failure to timely treat headaches resulted in brain injury, memory loss and ability to ambulate.
Medical Malpractice – $2,500,000.00
Death from a Maui Medical facility’s delayed treatment of heart attack symptoms.
Medical Malpractice – $2,500,000.00
Settlement in a medical malpractice of a man who died from a reaction to the wrong drug, reported in the Honolulu Star Advertiser, November 14, 2014. Click here to read.
Medical Malpractice – $2,350,000.00
Maui medical facility’s delayed treatment & diagnosis that resulted in death.
Catastrophic Injury – $2,200,000.00
Back and neck injury.
Ship Worker Injury – $1,625,000.00
Injury to a ship worker, who suffered serious permanent injuries. Details are confidential.
Medical Malpractice – $1,600,000.00
Medical negligence for a delayed diagnosis of breast cancer Click here to see Wall Street Journal article.
Whale Watch Passenger – $1,500,000.00
for injuries suffered to whale watch vessel passenger. Click here to read
Medical Malpractice – $1,036,395.94
Circuit Court Judgment
State of Hawaii physicians failed to treat prisoner’s infections that spread. We prevailed in the Intermediate Court of Appeals and the Hawaii Supreme Court. Click here to read Honolulu Star Advertiser story on January 2, 2014
Failure To Diagnose Colon Cancer – $1,000,000.00
Failure to perform diagnostic tests for colon cancer by a primary care physician.
Misdiagnosis – $1,000,000.00
For misdiagnosis of lupus of a woman that resulted in kidney failure.
Motorcycle Collision – $1,000,000.00
Automobile turned left in front of motorcycle, causing death.
Medical Malpractice – $1,000,000.00
Malpractice of a physician who delayed a diagnosis of colon cancer.
Auto Accident – $950,000.00
Client suffered back and neck injuries from a rear end collision.
Medical Malpractice – $800,000.00
for an older gentleman who was not given a test for prostate cancer, resulting in undiagnosed metastasized terminal cancer.
Golf Cart Collision – $600,000.00
Our client suffered serious back injuries.
Pedestrian Hit by Auto – $500,000.00
Underinsured Motorist Policy
Our client was on the curb when a car hit her.
Defective Rental Car – $443,939.00
Judgment entered by a Maui court after a nearly 3 week trial of our client who suffered a knee injury when the rental van seat was not properly attached to the floor.
Dram Shop (liquor service) Liability – $375,000.00
Our client was hit by a person, served excess alcohol.
Night Club Beating – $375,000.00
Our client was illegally assaulted SEE ATTACHED
Slip & Fall on Premises – $275,000.00
A slip and fall case on a Chinatown sidewalk that the City has a duty to maintain, but outside a restaurant, who did regularly maintain the area. The City and restaurant were both liable.
Car Accident – $160,000.00
for a student on a Moped that was hit by a car