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June 11, 2021

KJH Welcomes Jennifer Truzzolino As Partner

New Partner – Jennifer L. Truzzolino As we look optimistically toward the future KJH welcomes Jennifer to our partnership. A determined advocate and dedicated professional, Jennifer brings expertise and diligence to every case for every…

January 11, 2021

Colleen Scott Joins KJH

We are pleased to welcome our newest attorney, Colleen Scott, to the KJH family. Colleen’s practice focuses on professional liability defense in both Oregon and Washington. This includes defending medical professionals in litigation and before…

November 20, 2020

Keating Jones Hughes Recognized By U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” For 2021

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…

July 20, 2020

Eight Keating Jones Hughes Attorneys Recognized In The 2020 Oregon Super Lawyers Magazine

Keating Jones Hughes is honored to announce that eight of our attorneys were named in the 2020 Oregon Super Lawyers & Rising Stars lists, which is published in the 2020 Oregon Super Lawyers edition. The…

July 8, 2020

Jennifer Truzzolino To Present At OADC Panel Discussion On August 4, 2020

Attorney Jennifer Truzzolino is presenting on a panel for the Oregon Association of Defense Counsel (OADC) Professional Liability Practice Group on August 4, 2020. The panel will discuss the Oregon Supreme court decision in Ransom v…

July 1, 2020

Peter Tuenge Presents As OADC Panelist In Seminar Addressing The COVID-19 Pandemic

In May, Peter Tuenge participated as a panelist on a state-wide video seminar hosted by the Oregon Association of Defense Counsel addressing and discussing law firm and practice management in light of the COVID-19 pandemic….

July 1, 2020

Hillary Taylor To Present At OADC CLE On July 14

Partner Hillary Taylor is a co-presenter at the upcoming OADC CLE titled Appellate Update, taking place on July 14. See the flier for more information.

June 2, 2020

Hillary Taylor Discusses The Impact Of The Pandemic On Practicing In The Area Of Medical Malpractice Defense

On the DRI’s “A conversation with…” podcast, Hillary Taylor, a Partner with Portland law firm of Keating Jones Hughes, P.C., recently discussed the impact of the pandemic on practicing in the area of medical malpractice defense….

June 1, 2020

KJH Sends Gratitude And Good Wishes To Peggy Tombleson

With mixed emotions and sincere gratitude, KJH announces the retirement of long time Office Administrator Peggy Tombleson. Peggy’s expertise, organization, and good humor helped guide the firm for 21 years, through major technology upgrades, the…

April 10, 2020

Hillary A. Taylor Publishes New Article About Oral Advocacy In DRI’s The Voice

Hillary A. Taylor, an appellate and trial lawyer published a new article this week, “Improving Oral Advocacy Through Mental Preparation.” Among her many activities, Hillary serves as the DRI Appellate Advocacy Committee The Voice Chair….

February 21, 2020

Peter O. Tuenge Earns ABOTA Membership

Peter Tuenge has been accepted into the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA). ABOTA dedicates itself to the preservation and promotion of the Seventh Amendment, which guarantees the right to civil jury trials. Members in…

February 11, 2020

Peter Eidenberg Obtains Defense Verdict In Multnomah County

After a five day trial, a Multnomah County Jury returned a defense verdict in favor of the physician and urgent care clinic represented by Peter Eidenberg. Plaintiff alleged a failure to timely and appropriately diagnose…

February 3, 2020

Peter Tuenge And Jennifer Truzzolino Obtain Defense Verdict In Clackamas County

On Friday, January 31, a Clackamas County Circuit Court jury returned a defense verdict in a four day trial. Peter Tuenge and Jennifer Truzzolino represented a dentist in the lawsuit, where plaintiff sought damages for…

January 17, 2020

Noneconomic Damages Limit Case Pending Before Oregon Supreme Court

Keating Jones Hughes appellate attorney Hillary Taylor filed an amicus brief in the Oregon Supreme Court in Busch v McInnis Waste Systems. The issue before the court is whether Oregon’s $500,000 limit on noneconomic damages…

December 16, 2019

Robert Keating and Peter Eidenberg End 2019 Strong With Defense Verdict

Robert Keating and Peter Eidenberg finished the year strong with a defense verdict following a week-long trial in Benton County. The lawsuit against a general surgeon and a third-year surgical resident alleged negligent performance of…

December 13, 2019

Scott O’Donnell Obtains Defense Verdict in Medical Malpractice Trial

Scott O’Donnell recently obtained a defense verdict in a medical malpractice trial in Multnomah County Circuit Court before Judge Angel Lopez. The case involved an alleged delay in diagnosing a deep tissue infection, requiring five…

December 11, 2019

Molly Marcum and Jamie Valentine Present at Critical Care Symposium

Attorneys Molly Marcum and Jamie Valentine presented at the 46th Annual Acute and Critical Care Fall Symposium on Legal Issues and Trends in Acute and Critical Care. The Association of Critical Care Nurses supports educational…

December 11, 2019

Scott O’Donnell Obtains Defense Verdicts in Two Recent Trials

On November 13th, 2019, a Clark County jury returned a defense verdict in a week long medical negligence trial. Attorney Scott O’Donnell represented several physicians in the suit where plaintiffs sought over $500,000 in economic…

November 15, 2019

KJH Welcomes New Associate Trent Andreasen

We are pleased to welcome our newest associate, Trent Andreasen. Trent’s practice focuses on defending doctors, nurses and hospitals in medical malpractice litigation and appeals. Trent received a BS in Political Science from the University…

November 13, 2019

Keating Jones Hughes recognized by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms”

U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” recently issued its 2020 law firm rankings. The rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process, including lawyer evaluations, client feedback, and peer reviews. National Tier 3…

November 7, 2019

KJH Sponsors the St. Charles Foundation Saints Gala

KJH was proud to be a sponsor of the St. Charles Foundation Saints Gala on November 2, 2019. The Gala was a New Orleans French Quarter-themed event held in Bend. Proceeds from the Gala benefit…

September 12, 2019


Congratulations to the following Keating Jones Hughes lawyers named to the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©: Lindsey H. Hughes: Appellate Practice; Bet-the-Company Litigation Steven P. Jones: Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants Robert…

September 12, 2019

Congratulations to KJH lawyers selected to 2019 Oregon Super Lawyers!

Congratulations to KJH lawyers selected to 2019 Oregon Super Lawyers and Rising Stars! This year, Lindsey Hughes is also honored to be on the “Top 25 Women” list. Super Lawyers (Oregon) Robert M. Keating Steven…

September 12, 2019


We’re proud to announce that Keating Jones Hughes attorney Molly K. Marcum was recognized as 2020 “Lawyer of the Year,” by The Best Lawyers in America©, in Health Care Law in Portland, Oregon. This is…