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June 8, 2024

Carolyn Pearson Educates Dental Students on Oregon Tort Law and Medical Malpractice Litigation

Carolyn Pearson recently presented “Introduction to Oregon Tort Law” to a group of dental students as part of their curriculum on dental practice management in May 2024.  Her presentation was an introduction to medical malpractice…

June 8, 2024

Carolyn Pearson Secures Defense Award in Dental Malpractice Arbitration

Carolyn Pearson obtained a defense award in a dental malpractice arbitration in Clark County, Washington in April 2024.  Plaintiff claimed a local dentist negligently fitted a set of dentures.  After a day and a half…

June 3, 2024

Peter Tuenge, Jennifer Truzzolino, and Paralegal Linda Sandeen Obtain Defense Verdict in Spinal Cord Injury Malpractice Lawsuit

Shareholders Peter Tuenge and Jennifer Truzzolino, with the help of paralegal Linda Sandeen, obtained a defense verdict in a multi-million dollar medical malpractice lawsuit in Benton County, Oregon in April 2024.  Plaintiffs, a husband and…

June 3, 2024

Molly Marcum presents on Advocacy before Health Licensing Boards and removing barriers to provider well-being.

Attorney Molly Marcum presented to the Oregon State Bar Health Law Section at their February 2024 CLE series on “Medical Regulatory Authorities and Boards:  Protecting the health and well-being of the public . . ….

February 15, 2024

Peter Tuenge, Colleen Scott and paralegal Linda Sandeen Obtain Defense Verdict in Dental Malpractice Lawsuit

Peter Tuenge, Colleen Scott, and paralegal Linda Sandeen obtained a defense verdict in a dental malpractice lawsuit on February 13, 2024, in Washington County Circuit Court in Hillsboro, Oregon.  Plaintiff claimed our client, a general…

December 7, 2023

Six Keating Jones Hughes Attorneys Selected to The Best Lawyers in America®

KJH is pleased to announce that six of our attorneys have been selected to the 2024 edition of the U.S. News – The Best Lawyers in America directory. The following attorneys have been selected for…

December 6, 2023

Peter Eidenberg and Kevin Gambee Obtain Defense Verdict In Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

Peter Eidenberg and associate attorney Kevin Gambee obtained a defense verdict in a medical malpractice lawsuit on November 20, 2023 in Multnomah County Circuit Court in Portland, Oregon. Plaintiff brought claims alleging our client, an…

November 21, 2023

Peter Tuenge and Trent Andreasen Obtain Defense Verdict in Dental Malpractice Lawsuit

Peter Tuenge and associate attorney Trent Andreasen obtained a defense verdict in a dental malpractice lawsuit on November 17, 2023, in Deschutes County Circuit Court in Bend, Oregon.  Plaintiffs brought claims for failure to identify,…

May 8, 2023

Molly Marcum Presents on OMB Medical Chaperone Rule

Shareholder Molly Marcum presented at the April 2023 Oregon Medical Association (OMA) Practice Roundtable to discuss the Oregon Medical Board Medical Chaperone rule.  The OMB adopted the new rule requiring all OMB Licensees to offer…

April 17, 2023

KJH Defense Verdict

On March 22, 2023, Peter Eidenberg and associate attorney Trent Andreasen obtained a defense verdict in the Multnomah County Circuit Court in Portland, Oregon.  The plaintiff brought a medical negligence lawsuit seeking $3.2 million in…

April 17, 2023

Colleen Scott Presents “Tort and Liability for Nurse-Midwives”

Colleen Scott recently presented “Tort and Liability for Nurse-Midwives” to a group of midwifery students as part of their advanced practicum in nurse-midwifery management.  Her presentation focused on key issues with medical malpractice litigation from…

February 11, 2023

Unanimous Defense Verdict in Tacoma Medical Malpractice Case

Colleen Scott and Scott O’Donnell obtained a unanimous defense verdict on March 3, 2023, in Pierce County Superior Court in Tacoma, Washington.  It was a medical malpractice case involving claims of medication error by a…

February 11, 2023

KJH Welcomes New Associate Kevin Gambee

Kevin Gambee is a native of Portland, Oregon and attended the University of Oregon, graduating in 2011 with a B.S. in Economics and Juris Doctorate in 2015. While in law school, Kevin externed for the…

November 6, 2022

Keating Jones Hughes Recognized By U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” For 2022

U.S. News Best Lawyers® has awarded Keating, Jones, Hughes, P.C. with one national ranking in Appellate Practice, and four regional rankings in Appellate Practice, Health Care Law, Medical Malpractice Law-Defendants and in Bet-the-Company Litigation. The Best…

October 21, 2022

Peter Eidenberg and Bonnie Calhoun Obtain Dismissal of $4.9 Million Medical Malpractice Case

Peter Eidenberg and associate attorney Bonnie Calhoun successfully obtained the dismissal of a $4.9 million medical malpractice case against their clients on the grounds that it was time-barred by the statue of limitations. The dismissal…

August 30, 2022

Molly Marcum Named 2023 Best Lawyers® “Lawyer of the Year” in Health Care Law in Portland, Oregon

Congratulations to Molly Marcum for being recognized by Best Lawyers® as the 2023 “Lawyer of the Year” for Health Care Law. Only a single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area is honored…

August 30, 2022

Six Keating Jones Hughes Attorneys Recognized in the 2023 Edition of Best Lawyers In America®

We would like to congratulate six of our attorneys that have been recognized and named to the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®. Portland, Oregon: Lindsey H. Hughes (recognized since 2008) Appellate Practice…

August 4, 2022

Peter Tuenge and Carolyn Pearson Obtain Directed Verdict in Multnomah County in a $3.5 million Dental Malpractice Trial

Shareholder Peter Tuenge, and associate attorney Carolyn Pearson, obtained a directed verdict on behalf of their client, a local dentist, on July 19, 2022.  The plaintiff sought $3.5 million in damages, alleging that the defendant…

July 5, 2022

Steve Jones and Peter Eidenberg Obtain a Defense Verdict in a $10 Million Medical Malpractice Trial

After two weeks of evidence, a Jackson County jury delivered a unanimous defense verdict for Steve Jones and Peter Eidenberg’s client, an orthopedic spine surgeon. The plaintiff alleged the defendant-physician caused a spinal cord contusion…

May 6, 2022

Hillary Taylor Argues at the Ninth Circuit, Wins Appeal

KJH Shareholder Hillary Taylor recently successfully argued to the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals as it returned to in-person oral argument.  Ms. Taylor argued the court should affirm the district court’s grant of summary judgment…

May 6, 2022

Hillary Taylor Appointed Vice-Chair of DRI’s Appellate Advocacy Committee’s 2022 Seminar Planning Committee

KJH Shareholder Hillary Taylor has been appointed Vice-Chair of the planning committee for DRI’s annual 2022 appellate advocacy seminar.  The seminar will be a gathering of appellate lawyers from around the country for a few…

April 22, 2022

Colleen Scott Presents “Tort and Liability for Nurse-Midwives”

Colleen Scott recently presented “Tort and Liability for Nurse-Midwives” to a group of midwifery students as part of their advanced practicum in nurse-midwifery management.  Her presentation focused on key issues with medical malpractice litigation from…

March 21, 2022

Peter Tuenge Co-authors Article Published in the Journal of the American College of Radiology

Peter Tuenge recently co-authored an article with a radiologist at the University of Washington that was recently published in the Journal of the American College of Radiology. Read “Anatomy of a Lawsuit” here: https://authors.elsevier.com/c/1eqWM5VZMrC-Xm

February 28, 2022

KJH Welcomes Two New Associates-Anna Claypool and Bonnie Calhoun

Anna Claypool joins the firm after gaining a wealth of experience representing Oregon businesses and individuals in areas including professional liability defense, personal injury, and product liability for several years. She is eager to use…