A federal jury in Atlanta has awarded the plaintiff an $11 million verdict against wright medical for its metal on metal hip implant device. The Jury’s verdict awarded $1 million in compensatory damages and $10 million in punitive damages. This was the first bellwether trial involving the metal on metal hip implant devices. Wright Medical is headquartered in Memphis and there are hundreds of lawsuits against the company for the device.
The Holton Law Firm has filed cases against Wright Medical for the defective metal on metal hip implants and those cases are making their way toward trial.
If you have a metal on metal hip implant, call the Holton Law Firm. We can help.