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Jesse Reiter of Reiter & Walsh, P.C. Sponsors the University of Michigan’s Mott Golf Classic

On June 6th, 2016, Jesse Reiter of Reiter & Walsh, P.C. had the pleasure of sponsoring the Mott Golf Classic again! The firm’s sponsorship goes towards supporting University of Michigan’s Children’s Hospital programs. Senior Attorney Rebecca Walsh attended the event, noting, “It was a beautiful day for the outing this year. It was great to…

Hypothermia Therapy Past, Present and Future: Where is Brain Cooling Headed?

Hypothermia Cooling Therapy: Looking Back at the Standards of Care and Forwards to the Future While hypothermia cooling therapy (also know as therapeutic hypothermia or hypothermia treatment) is now the standard of care for treating newborns with hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy (HIE), this was not always the case. The practices of head cooling, whole-body cooling or…

Reiter & Walsh Attorney Emily Thomas Is a Regeana Myrick Outstanding Young Lawyer Award Finalist!

The staff at Reiter & Walsh P.C. would like to congratulate our attorney Emily Thomas for being a finalist for the State Bar of Michigan Young Lawyers Section’s Regeana Myrick Outstanding Young Lawyer Award! Who receives the Regeana Myrick Outstanding Young Lawyer Award? The State Bar of Michigan Young Lawyers Section renamed the ‘Outstanding Young…

Combination EPO and Hypothermia Therapy in Babies with HIE | Birth Injury Research Update

A new research paper released in Pediatrics examines the impact of administering high-dose erythropoietin (EPO) in conjunction with hypothermia therapy (brain cooling) for babies with hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy (HIE). The paper describes the result of Phase II clinical trials. Background: Hypothermia Therapy as the Standard of Care for Treating HIE The standard of care for…

Emily Thomas Selected as Up & Coming Lawyer

Every year, Michigan Lawyers Weekly announces the top 30 “Up & Coming” lawyers. For 2015, they’ve named Reiter & Walsh P.C.’s Emily Thomas. She practiced law at Reiter & Walsh P.C. for almost three years, and continues to show her passion for advocacy in her everyday work. Michigan Lawyers Weekly makes this decision based on her “ambition,…

Michigan HIE Attorney Uses Infographic to Show the Use of Hypothermia Treatment

Award-Winning Michigan Birth Trauma and HIE Attorney Explains the Use of Hypothermia Treatment HIE, also known as hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy, birth asphyxia, or neonatal encephalopathy, is a dangerous brain injury that can occur when a traumatic birth restricts the flow of oxygen to a baby’s brain. Currently, the only known treatment for HIE is called hypothermia treatment….