Civil Rights

Settlement reached on behalf of prisoner who committed suicide despite extensive calls for help

$1.2 Million
Jaehyun Oh

Attorney Jaehyun Oh obtained a $1.2 million settlement on behalf of an incarcerated 37-year-old husband and father who tragically committed suicide despite making numerous pleas for psychiatric help during the month leading up to his death.We consulted a highly qualified mental health expert who concluded that our client’s death was preventable had the medical staff followed correct protocol. Attorney Jaehyun Oh also conducted a deposition of a prison doctor who conceded that our client was an evident suicide risk.If you or a loved one have sustained a serious injury at the hands of correctional staff or prison facility, contact Attorney Jaehyun Oh for a strictly confidential, free-of-charge initial consultation. We can help when the unimaginable happens.