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$3 Million Wrongful Death Settlement

Attorneys Eric Hageman and Fred Pritzker reached a $3 million settlement in the wrongful death lawsuit brought by the family of Abdullahi Charif, a 12-year old boy who drowned during a school swimming class at St. Louis Park Middle School…

Wrongful Death Attorney
Attorney Eric Hageman Tells Fox 9 News Pool Drowning was Preventable

Attorney Eric Hageman appeared on Fox 9 News last night to discuss new findings in the drowning death of Abdullahi Charif, a seventh-grade student who drown during gym class. Eric and Fred Pritzker are representing Abdullahi’s family. Hageman cited a report…

Pool Drowning of Abdullahi Charif
Family Responds to Decision Not to Press Criminal Charges for Pool Drowning

On February 27, 2014, 12-year-old Abdullahi Charif was found unresponsive at the bottom of the St. Louis Park Middle School swimming pool. Two days later, he was removed from life support and passed away. Abdullahi’s inexplicable death has caused his…