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…

Peter Tuenge And Dan Murphy Obtain Defense Verdict In Clackamas County Following 17 Month Shutdown Due To COVID-19

September 17, 2021


Following a 17 month shutdown due to COVID-19, civil jury trials officially returned to Clackamas County when jurors awarded a unanimous defense verdict for shareholder Peter Tuenge, and associate attorney Dan Murphy, and their client,…

Six KJH Attorneys Selected As 2022 Best Lawyers

August 23, 2021


We would like to congratulate six KJH attorneys that have been recognized by Best Lawyers, the oldest and most respected peer review publication in the legal profession, in their 2022 edition. The publication awards the…

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

July 28, 2021


Hillary A. Taylor, an appellate and trial lawyer published a new article this week, “Mental Preparation: Before, During, and After the Pandemic.” Mental Preparation: Before, During, and After the Pandemic The Voice | July 23,…

KJH Seeks New Associate Attorney To Join Team

June 21, 2021


Associate Attorney At Keating Jones Hughes, P.C., we have been helping to shape healthcare and tort law in Oregon for more than 20 years. Our Portland defense firm has a position open for an associate…

KJH Welcomes Jennifer Truzzolino As Partner

June 11, 2021


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…

Colleen Scott Joins KJH

January 11, 2021


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…

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

November 20, 2020


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…

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

July 20, 2020


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…

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

July 8, 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…

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

July 1, 2020


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….

Hillary Taylor To Present At OADC CLE On July 14

July 1, 2020


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.

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

June 2, 2020


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….

KJH Sends Gratitude And Good Wishes To Peggy Tombleson

June 1, 2020


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…

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

April 10, 2020


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….

Peter O. Tuenge Earns ABOTA Membership

February 21, 2020


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…