COVID-19 Update: How We Are Serving and Protecting Our Clients


Jehl Law Group attorneys selected as 2020 Tennessee Super Lawyers, Rising Star

December 18, 2020

Jehl Law Group, PLLC, today announced that Carey Acerra was selected for inclusion in 2020 Tennessee Super Lawyers, and Deena Arnold in 2020 Tennessee Super Lawyers Rising Stars. Tennessee Super Lawyers rates extraordinary lawyers, who have achieved a high degree of peer recognition and professional accomplishments, from more than 70 practice areas.

Bloomberg Businessweek: Cost-Cutting at America’s Nursing Homes Made Covid-19 Even Worse

October 31, 2020

"What we see over and over again is the lack of staffing and the lack of supplies," says Cameron Jehl, who's filed at least five lawsuits against CareRite in Tennessee, alleging that cutbacks contributed to residents' health problems, infection control issues and more.

Memphis Business Journal Guest Column: Holding Nursing Homes Accountable Amid COVID

September 9, 2020

Nursing home residents are among the most vulnerable members of our communities and the most susceptible to illnesses like COVID-19. While these residents comprise just 1.2% of our country’s population, recent reporting shows they account for approximately 40% of COVID-19 deaths. The danger that poor infection control practices in nursing homes presents to tens of thousands of our fellow citizens is nothing new.

The Daily Memphian Column: COVID-19 Magnifies Nursing Home Isolation

July 24, 2020

Isolation is a deep-rooted challenge for nursing home residents. Unfortunately, because of the COVID-19 pandemic, nursing home residents are more isolated than ever.

Earlier this year, nursing homes across the country were required to close their doors to visitors at the urging of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services and local governments. While it was necessary to protect the residents from the virus, this social isolation has come with its own mental health consequences. 

Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association Selects 2020-2021 Board

July 13, 2020

Congratulations to our own Carey Acerra for being elected to the Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association 2020-2021 board! She is serving as the Vice President, West. Thank you, Carey, for all you do for our industry.

The Daily Memphian Feature: Nursing Homes Brace for New Levels of Scrutiny in the Wake of Pandemic

May 15, 2020

Cameron Jehl's experience with nursing home neglect is that it’s tied to low staffing ratios and is worse for residents who don’t have regular visitors. He expects when families are allowed back in to visit, there will be pressure sores, unexplained broken bones and a raft of lawsuits.

Memphis Business Journal Guest Column: Nursing Home Care Risks Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

April 7, 2020

Nursing home residents tend to be frailer, have more functional limitations, and have more chronic and complex conditions than the general adult population.

Jehl Law Group COVID-19 Update

March 26, 2020

We are closely tracking the rapidly evolving public health and community concerns related to the new coronavirus, or COVID-19. Please visit this page for answers to some frequently asked questions, and feel free to reach out to us any time at (901) 322-4232 for assistance with your legal matter.

Jehl Law Group Expands, Adds Two Associates

March 23, 2020

Jehl Law Group, PLLC, a civil litigation firm focused on nursing home abuse and neglect, personal injury, products liability, medical malpractice and other aspects of elder law, today announced it has hired Eric Espey and Angela Polk as associate attorneys. 

Cameron Jehl Interviewed by Local News Regarding What You Should Do If Your Loved Ones are in a Nursing Home

WREG Memphis – October 16, 2017

Court Awards $30 Million Judgment Against Allenbrooke Nursing and Rehabilitation Center

The Commercial Appeal – August 19, 2016

A Shelby County jury has awarded a $30 million judgment against a Memphis nursing home where poor care led to a resident’s death, attorneys said Friday... Read More.about the Commercial Appeal

Carey L. Acerra How did Misery Become the Norm?

February 6, 2014

Justice Has a Short Expiration Date

February 6, 2014

Jehl Stands Up for Those Unable to Defend Themselves

October 24, 2013

How Does Your Nursing Home Stack Up?

June 21, 2013

Has Your Nursing Facility Been Cited for Abuse or Neglect?

May 14, 2013

Want to Know How State Surveyors Grade Nursing Homes?

March 23, 2013

What are Some Common Trends in Nursing Home Deficiencies?

February 24, 2013

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