Experience Details

Representation: Hollar v. Brackenridge Hospital, No. GN502643 (200th Dist. Ct., Travis County, Tex.)
Participating Attorneys: Cortell, Nina
Services: Appellate, Constitutional Law, Governmental Immunity, Tort and Products Liability Appeals, Partnering with Trial Lawyers
2006

Description: As lead appellate counsel, led the trial team’s efforts that resulted in the pre-trial dismissal of medical malpractice claims against a health care provider on the basis of governmental immunity conferred by new Texas Health & Safety Code provisions, and successfully defended against a constitutional challenge to statutory immunity provisions.