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Trolman, Glaser & Lichtman In the Media

At Trolman, Glaser & Lichtman, P.C., our cases and our efforts for our clients often make the news. Because we know the importance of keeping past, current and prospective clients informed, we have created this TGL in the News page. For more about the cases we handle and the recognition that our medical malpractice attorneys receive from the community, please read on.

The lawyers at Trolman, Glaser & Lichtman in New York put more than four decades of litigation experience and winning results to work for you. We fight, you win.

Two sons of a woman who died of starvation after a gastric-bypass operation have been awarded more than $16.8 million in damages for their loss

March, 2008: But that won't replace their 36-year-old mom, Eufemia Martinez, who had her stomach stapled down to the size of two tablespoons and her intestines rerouted at North General Hospital in Harlem.

Asked at trial what he missed most since his mother died, Julio Martinez, who was 10 years old when she passed away, said, "My mom's hugs," as reported in the NY Post.

The Bronx mom stood 5-foot-6 and weighed 230 pounds. But the doctor "changed the records" to make her height 5-foot-3 so she could be considered morbidly obese to medically require the surgery, said attorney Jeffrey Lichtman. Read More>

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