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August 30, 2021

Investigation Shows HeartWare Sold Dangerous Heart Pumps

June 18, 2021

When Pharmacies Put People At Risk

March 19, 2021

Do I Have a Case? The Answer Can Be Found Online… in Jury Instructions

February 10, 2021

Can I File a COVID-19 Lawsuit? 

January 1, 2020

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

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 […]
January 17, 2019

Malpractice Cases Are Hard

In our last post, we talked about how lawsuits protect patients, and explained why patients need protecting. Today, we want to emphasize the importance of experience in pursuing these cases.
December 28, 2018

Lawsuits Protect Patients

The most common thing we hear from clients who come to us with a potential medical malpractice claim is they don’t want it to happen to someone else. Most folks aren’t litigious, and never before imagined filing a lawsuit. But they’ve endured a terrible experience, and they want to protect others— to spare them from going through the same thing. Lawsuits protect patients. And patients need protecting.
May 29, 2018

Brachial Plexus Injury

If you are an expectant mother, you’ve probably had your fair share of doctor’s visits, each being a chance to load up on information as you prepare to welcome a new baby into your life. You’ve gone through prenatal checklists, talked about birthing preferences, learned about pregnancy risk factors and more. But has your OB-GYN ever talked to you about brachial plexus injuries?
April 9, 2018

Maternal Deaths

Childbirth is one of life’s greatest gifts. When a mother gives birth to a precious newborn, time stops for a moment. It’s pure magic — for most people. But sadly, not for everyone.
February 12, 2018

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.