Medical evidence and healthcare professionals’ testimony can play a significant role in personal injury or medical malpractice litigation. It can influence an insurance company to make a better settlement offer or sway a jury to award damages.
Having someone on your legal team who has extensive knowledge and experience of medical work and terminology can improve the outcome of your case and the damages you are awarded.
Cochran, Kroll & Associates, P.C. has an exceptionally skilled and experienced nurse attorney on our legal team. Working with one of the finest nurse attorneys in Michigan, Eileen Kroll, can improve your chances of winning your case. Eileen brings substantial medical experience and personalized service to our law firm’s personal injury and medical malpractice claims.
With a bachelor of science in nursing, she began her career as a registered nurse working in the surgical intensive care unit in one of Detroit’s leading hospitals. While working as a nurse practitioner, she also studied law at the University of Detroit School of Law, the state’s top law school, and earned her law degree in 1990.
Since then, she has been working as an attorney, using her specialized knowledge of healthcare law and medical experience to focus on the area of medical malpractice. Eileen headed the medical malpractice department at another Detroit law firm before joining Cochran, Kroll & Associates, P.C. and becoming a partner in 2013.
With her combination of medical experience and insights and her skills in health care law, court work, and negotiation, she has been involved in hundreds of cases. As the lead lawyer for our medical malpractice team, Eileen can help you file negligence claims against healthcare providers who breached their expected duty of care.
Eileen can be an invaluable member of your legal team if you are a victim of medical malpractice, including birth injuries, surgical or pharmaceutical errors. She has decades of experience representing clients at disciplinary action cases, dealing with the state licensing board, and has the advantage of a professional’s understanding of the healthcare field.
Eileen can contact health care professionals, including doctors, practical nurses, a nurse anesthetist, and other medical personnel, to gather information and medical records. This information can provide crucial evidence and get you the settlement you deserve.
She understands complex medical terminology and the intricacies of healthcare practice, so she can explain your case in simple terms that you understand. This can be valuable when preparing for trial. Eileen can coach you on how to communicate complex medical details to a jury, so they understand the severity of your situation.
Often, you need expert medical testimony to support your case. A seasoned nurse attorney like Eileen can provide recommendations for medical experts to give critical evidence and address issues like the standard of care, increasing the damages you receive.
Eileen holds all required professional licenses, including a valid nursing license, and is also a member of the Michigan state bar. As the lead trial lawyer on our medical malpractice team, Eileen has handled hundreds of cases personally. She has also been featured in Michigan’s Observer newspaper for her work representing women diagnosed with ovarian cancer due to talcum powder use.
A skilled nurse attorney like Eileen can help you seek compensation for illness or injury resulting from defective products through a product liability or mass tort claim.
At Cochran, Kroll & Associates P.C., our health care attorneys have a proven track record of success in medical malpractice and birth injury cases.
As a major law firm in Detroit, we pride ourselves on giving clients the support they need as they navigate this challenging and stressful time. Rest assured that with Eileen’s knowledge, skill, and experience you are in good hands.
Our contingency fee basis means we only get paid if we win your case, so there is no financial risk to you to get started. Call our law firm today at 866-MICH-LAW and schedule your no-obligation, free case evaluation.
Here at Cochran, Kroll & Associates, all our attorneys work to the very highest of standards. As one of the leading law firms in Detroit, we pride ourselves on always giving 100% to our clients. Eileen Kroll is a great example of that dedication and hard work, and her unique combination of skills can bring a true advantage to your personal injury or medical malpractice claims. We offer a free consultation to discuss your case, so why not call us today and book one at (866)-779-7331.
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