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Court Approves $12 Million Settlement in Med Mal Case Over Fatal Allergic Reaction That Results in $21 Million Total Recovery

On March 8, 2023, the Monmouth County Superior Court approved a $12 million settlement in Estate of Gago v. Monmouth Medical Center. David Gago, 35, died in the emergency department of Monmouth Medical Center after having a fatal allergic reaction. With a portion of the recovery used to purchase annuities, the total value of the recovery exceeds $21 million.

Daryl L. Zaslow, Shareholder at Eichen Crutchlow Zaslow, represented Mr. Gago’s family in the suit. We invite you to read about the case here.