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

June 8, 2024


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…

Carolyn Pearson Secures Defense Award in Dental Malpractice Arbitration

June 8, 2024


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…

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

June 3, 2024


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…

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

June 3, 2024


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 . . ….

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

February 15, 2024


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…

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

December 7, 2023


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…

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

December 6, 2023


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…

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

November 21, 2023


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,…

Molly Marcum Presents on OMB Medical Chaperone Rule

May 8, 2023


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…

KJH Defense Verdict

April 17, 2023


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…

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

April 17, 2023


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…

Unanimous Defense Verdict in Tacoma Medical Malpractice Case

February 11, 2023


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…

KJH Welcomes New Associate Kevin Gambee

February 11, 2023


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…

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

November 6, 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…

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

October 21, 2022


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…

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

August 30, 2022


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…

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

August 30, 2022


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…

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

August 4, 2022


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…

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

July 5, 2022


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…

Hillary Taylor Argues at the Ninth Circuit, Wins Appeal

May 6, 2022


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…

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

May 6, 2022


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…

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

April 22, 2022


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…

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

March 21, 2022


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

KJH Welcomes Two New Associates-Anna Claypool and Bonnie Calhoun

February 28, 2022


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…