Tray of surgical instruments in an operating room

Evans, Ruby & Latosha v Seattle Children’s Hospital – $13,953,887 Jury Verdict

About the case

After five weeks of trial, a King County jury awarded a 22-year-old woman nearly $14 million for a stroke she suffered during a procedure at Seattle Children’s Hospital. The jury found that employees of Children’s University Medical Group had negligently created and then failed to diagnose her stroke, which left her permanently disabled.


  • Jury Verdict: $13,953,887

Cause Number

  • King County no. 15-2-26711-6 SEA


  • Children’s University Medical Group


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