Firm partner Sean Murray was recently quoted in a New York Times article about the recent bankruptcy of the Rosewood Care Center group of nursing homes and the general state of inadequacy of care found in the nursing home system. The article can be read by clicking here. Unfortunately, even though millions of people entrust their loved ones to the care of nursing homes, the standard of care if often deplorable. Understaffing, incompetence, small budgets, lack of supplies and medicine all lead to problems for the elderly patients that require around the clock care.
The law firm of Taxman, Pollock, Murray and Bekkerman has been at the forefront of nursing home litigation in Illinois. Our partners and associates have secured millions of dollars in settlements against nursing homes, skilled care facilities and community integrated living arrangement facilities for victims of negligence. We currently have hundreds of pending cases for clients who have suffered bed sores, malnutrition, dehydration, infection, or who were left unprotected and sustained falls and fractures. We also unfortunately represent dozens of family members of the estates of the victims of nursing home injury negligence.
Nursing home litigation and allegations of neglect against skilled nursing workers are nuanced and an experienced attorney can help you and your family members navigate the pitfalls of this unique area of law. Our team brings over 100 years of combined experience litigating nursing home negligence cases. Call our office for a free consultation today.