Compensation As It Applies to Personal Injury Law

January 1, 2020
Location Matters in Medical Malpractice Cases

Location Matters in Medical Malpractice Cases

Say you are injured by a doctor whose office is in Breese, which is in Clinton County. He or she is employed by HSHS Medical Group, a large corporation which has its downstate corporate office in St. Clair County. Where does your medical malpractice lawsuit get filed? A. St. Clair […]
December 6, 2019
Medical Malpractice Settlement in St Clair County, IL

Keefe Medical Malpractice Attorneys Win Record $12 Million

BELLEVILLE, IL (December 2019) — On Nov. 26 Medical Malpractice Attorneys, Keefe, Keefe & Unsell, P.C. obtained a $12,050,000 verdict on behalf of a Dupo man who suffered a permanent spinal cord injury after doctors failed to diagnose his medical condition in a timely manner. The jury’s decision, which includes $3.5 […]
November 25, 2019
Lawyer Who Thinks Like A Doctor

Does Your Lawyer Think Like a Doctor?

He or She Should, if You Want to Win Your Medical Malpractice Case If you’ve experienced a surgical error, or a life-altering misdiagnosis, you want to have a skilled lawyer on your side. That’s obvious.  But what makes for a good lawyer on a medical malpractice case? That may not […]
June 10, 2019

The Fischer-Price Rock ‘n Play Recall

If you are the parent of a young child, you’ve probably by now heard of the massive recall involving Fisher-Price Rock ‘N Play sleepers. These inclined sleepers were for years marketed as a godsend for parents of colicky infants. Nearly 4.7 million of Rock ‘N Plays were sold over the […]
May 13, 2019
Keefe, Keefe and Unsell P.C. can help if you are injured as a result of a bus accident.

School Bus Accident Case Yields a $7.15 Million Verdict

BELLEVILLE, IL (May 2019) —  Keefe, Keefe & Unsell, P.C. on Wednesday (May 8) obtained a $7.15 million verdict on behalf of a local man who was crushed by a school bus while driving his employer’s delivery truck. Our client suffered a mangled and partially amputated left arm, fractured left […]
April 18, 2018
Keefe, Keefe and Unsell P.C. truck injury lawyers.

Trucking Industry Rule Change Is Good News For Drivers

We’ve all been there: Driving along the highway, feeling pretty comfortable until a semi-truck approaches in the other lane. There’s a moment of feeling unsettled, maybe even afraid. Because we all know — if that truck were to crash, it would do some serious damage.
March 19, 2018
Lab Mixup? Call Keefe, Keefe and Unsell P.C.

Lab Mixup

It is human nature to trust our institutions and the people who work within them. In sending your child to school, you expect he or she will be taught by skilled teachers. Car gets broken into? You assume police will try to find the culprit. And when you go to the hospital, you trust that the physicians and lab technicians will do their best to keep you healthy. Society runs on trust.
March 2, 2018
Keefe, Keefe and Unsell P.C. have a history of recovering damages for our clients.

It’s the Damages, Stupid

What separates a good lawyer from a great lawyer? There is, of course, no single answer. But for the purposes of this post, we want to talk about one skill in particular: the ability to think ahead. Included is an article we wrote for the Summer, 2017 edition of the ILTLA Trial Journal that demonstrates how a forward-thinking approach can pay big dividends in a courtroom.
February 12, 2018
Read this Medical Malpractice article.

Elements of a Medical Malpractice Case

One of our goals at Keefe, Keefe & Unsell, P.C. is to make sure our clients understand how the legal process works. You wouldn’t hire an auto mechanic without first asking how he or she planned to fix your car. The same should be true with your lawyer.
February 7, 2018
Keefe, Keefe and Unsell P.C. injury lawyers, Swansea, Illinois.

Leveling the Playing Field, One Client at a Time

“Looking out for the little guy” — you’ve probably heard the phrase before, and maybe the first time you heard it, it sounded a bit cliched. But when you become the little guy, all of a sudden that phrase takes on new meaning. You want to know there are people out there who care about you and believe in leveling the playing field.