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Scott Weidenfeller

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Medical Malpractice Attorney in Northville, MI

Grewal Law PLLC
345 E Cady St, 3rd Fl.
Northville, MI 48167
Phone: 517-657-8452
Fax: 248-319-1184
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2011 - 2021
Selected to Rising Stars: 2010
Licensed in Michigan Since: 1997
Practice Areas: Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff
Attorney Profile

For more than 23 years, Attorney Scott Weidenfeller, Esq., has limited his practice solely (100%), to claims involving medical malpractice.  If you, your child or a loved one have suffered a catastrophic injury, paralysis, brain injury, amputation, blindness or a birth trauma or pediatric injury, then you need an effective, dedicated and skillful advocate.  In addition to being a 10 year Superlawyers recipient, Mr. Weidenfeller has been named to The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Litigators list for the State of Michigan.

The decision to contact an attorney about suing a physician or healthcare provider (many of whom are genuinely trying to help their patients) can be a difficult one. That's why Mr. Weidenfeller works hard to properly investigate each claim and to "get it right" from the start.  There is no cost to you, unless there is a recovery on your behalf and Mr. Weidenfeller has a strong positive record of Settlements, Trial Victories & Jury Verdicts - throughout the State of Michigan.  

CALL NOW (248-924-2330) to set an appointment with Scott Weidenfeller, Esq., at his Northville, MI office location, or, if it is more convenient for you, at the Firm's main office located at: 2290 Science Parkway in Okemos, MI.  

 

Practice Areas
  • 100%Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff
Focus Areas

Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Delayed or Incorrect Diagnosis, Informed Consent

Selections

11 Years Super Lawyers
1 Years Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers: 2011 - 2021
  • Rising Stars: 2010

About Scott Weidenfeller

First Admitted: 1997, Michigan

Professional Webpage: https://www.4grewallaw.com/attorneys/scott-weidenfeller/

Other Outstanding Achievements

  • Trial Lawyer - Multiple Million Dollar (plus) Verdicts and Settlements in Medical Malpractice Claims.
  • Largest reported Medical Malpractice Settlement (Michigan Lawyer's Weekly) - 2006, 2006

Verdicts/Settlements

  • $1.215 million dollar jury verdict in Macomb County - Elderly woman lit on Fire in her hospital bed
  • 7.45 Million Dollar Settlement - Pediatric Malpractice Claim., 2019
  • 7.5 Million Dollar confidential settlement - Pediatric Malpractice Claim., 2018
  • $650,000 - Blood clot causing death
  • $1,500,000 - Injury to a child 
  • $234,000 dollar jury verdict in Alpena County
  • $1,170,000 million dollar jury verdict in Emmet County
  • 1,700,000 - Partial Paralysis Claim
  • $988,000 dollar jury verdict in Oakland County
  • $4,800,000 - Birth Trauma Claim involving Cerebral Palsy
  • $1,400,000 - Airway closure resulting in death

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Gideon's International, Member

Special Licenses/Certifications

  • Certificate of Appreciation, U.S. District Court of Michigan, 2007

Honors/Awards

  • Super Lawyer Rising Star, 2010
  • Pro Bono recognition by the United States District Court, 2007, 2008 & 2009
  • Super Lawyer, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 & 2020

Bar/Professional Activity

  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Western District of Michigan
  • Michigan Association for Justice, Executive Board
  • Michigan Association for Justice, Sustaining Member
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Michigan
  • State Bar of Michigan, Negligence Section
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan
  • American Association for Justice, Litigation Section
  • State of Michigan Courts

Educational Background

  • Michigan State University, B.A.

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • Lecture, Cross Examination in Malpractice Cases, Michigan Association For Justice, 2009
  • Guest Lecturer, PhD. Civil Engineering Program, 2010
  • Communication of Technical Concepts: Lecture; University of Michigan, Doctoral Students in the Engineering Department, July 2010
  • Effective Discovery in Negligence Cases for New Lawyers, Michigan Association for Justice, Seminar, January 29, 2008
  • Discovery in Negligence Cases, Michigan Association for Justice, Seminar, May 9, 2008
  • Cross Examination of the Medical Expert - A Lawyer's Worksheet, May 9, 2008

Representative Clients

  • $7,500,000 Settlement for a Pediatric Injury to a Minor who suffered airway loss, resulting in severe neurologic damage. , 2018
  • Wrongful Death; Paralysis; Birth and Pediatric Injuries; Loss of Airway; Cerebral Palsy; Failure to Properly and Timely Diagnose; Blindness; Neurologic and Cognitive damages; Etc., 2019

Transactions

  • Airway loss for a Pediatric patient, who suffered paralysis and brain damage as a result., 2019

Industry Groups

  • Trial Lawyer & Litigation Groups

Comments

  • “ I have tried a number of cases with Mr. Weidenfeller. He is an excellent trial attorney. Perhaps, the best I have seen.”
  • “ I don't know that I have encountered a more ethical attorney than Mr. Weidenfeller. He truly cares about his clients and seeking justice for them. He is a zealous advocate, but is also fair and honest with opposing counsel. He plays by the rules and tries clean cases, which has resulted in very good outcomes for his clients which are not subject to appeals.”

These comments were made by fellow attorneys during the annual nomination process.

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Office Location for Scott Weidenfeller

345 E Cady St
3rd Fl.
Northville, MI 48167

Phone: 517-657-8452

Fax: 248-319-1184

Last Updated: 6/23/2021

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