Eric serves as a victims advocate for the patients. Deters’ law firm represents 580 patients in medical malpractice suits filed against Dr. Atiq Durrani and the hospitals where he performed the surgeries.
Durrani was charged in federal court but he fled to
Pakistan several years ago.
Deters Law represents approximately 570 clients in Ohio and U.S. Southern District Court
Among these Defendant Hospitals were West Chester Hospital (owned by UC Health),
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center.
Dr. Durrani has not returned to the United States to face his criminal trial.
In addition to the civil medical malpractice actions brought
August 7, 2013.
Following these criminal indictments, in December of 2013 and prior to the first
plaintiff's trial in these actions
Dr. Durrani took what he could get from each patient and their insurance providers.