Practice Chair

Nursing Home/Long-term Care

Our long-term care attorneys handle cases involving nursing homes, assisted living facilities, hospices, home health care agencies and rehabilitation centers. Through years of experience we have developed a keen understanding of OBRA Regulations and the Nursing Home Care Act.

We have successfully defended long-term care clients and their insurers in claims involving:

  • Abuse and neglect
  • Falls
  • Pressure sores/decubitus ulcers
  • Malnutrition
  • Dehydration
  • Wandering and elopement
  • Medication errors
  • Deterioration of a chronic condition/illness
  • Fractures and other unexplained injuries
  • Burns
  • Medical negligence
  • Wrongful death

We have represented over 40 long-term skilled nursing care facilities in Illinois. We are called upon to provide assistance to our clients from the time an incident is reported through trial. We are committed to working as partners with our clients in the investigation, planning and direction of a case to determine the most efficient and practical plan towards resolution. Our attorneys have a wealth of trial experience and have worked with respected experts in the area of health care to provide the best possible defense to our long-term care clients at any stage of the litigation.