McKeen & Associates
645 Griswold St., Suite 4200
Detroit, MI 48226-4105
Brian McKeen began practicing law in 1982. During his career, he has become a powerful advocate for his clients and has tried cases throughout the United States. He is considered one of the foremost medical malpractice attorneys in the Midwest.
McKeen currently sits on the executive boards of the Michigan Association for Justice (MAJ) - of which he has served as its president in May 2017 - and the Board of Governors of the American Association for Justice (AAJ). He has served as chair of the AAJ Professional Negligence Section, Medical Negligence Exchange Group and Birth Trauma Litigation Group. McKeen was inducted into The Inner Circle of Advocates in 2009. McKeen routinely represents victims of some of the world's worst physician practices including Farid Fata; Yasser Awaad; John Verbovsky; and Larry Nassar.
McKeen & Associates has generated many of the top verdicts in Michigan history, including securing the state's largest medical malpractice verdict on record in 2001, when jury rendered a verdict award of $55 million in the case of Hall v Henry Ford Health System. McKeen & Associates also topped all Michigan verdict awards in 2002, with an award of $22.5 million in the case of Blazo v McLaren Regional Medical Center, et al; in 2006, with an award of $16 million in the case of Lowe v Henry Ford Health System; in 2007, with an award of $35 million in the case of Oppenheim v Aeneas C. Guiney; and in 2016, with an award of $19 million in the case of Nash v Children's Hospital of Michigan, et al.
McKeen & Associates is located in the Penobscot Building in Detroit.