Certified partner of the Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC)
PRESS RELEASE

January 4, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

BUSINESS CONTACT:

Gladys Smith Direct Dial: (502) 813-3620
Karen Keith Direct Dial: (502) 813-3605
Business Phone: (502) 813-3600
Business Fax (502) 813-3640
Email: gsmith@mcmasterskeith.com

Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC)

Louisville, Kentucky January 4, 2016, McMasters Keith Butler, Inc., a business specializing in Legal Services, received national certification as a Women's Business Enterprise by the Ohio River Valley Women's Business Council, a regional certifying partner of the Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).

WBENC's national standard of certification implemented by the Ohio River Valley Women's Business Council is a meticulous process including an in-depth review of the business and site inspection. The certification process is designed to confirm the business is at least 51% owned, operated and controlled by a woman or women.

By including women-owned businesses among their vendors, corporations demonstrate their commitment to fostering diversity.

About McMasters Keith Butler, Inc.
McMasters Keith Butler, Inc., is Louisville's most experienced women-owned health care law firm. The attorneys at McMasters Keith Butler are a diverse group who share the common goal of providing health care law representation to assist their clients in the increasingly complex medical legal environment. The firm has been involved in cases at all levels of state and federal court. The firm has decades of combined experience and has represented doctors, physician practices, nursing homes, hospitals, insurance companies and clinics throughout Kentucky. The attorneys at McMasters Keith Butler are not merely litigators - they find solutions.

About WBENC
The Women's Business Enterprise National Council is the nation's largest third party certifier of businesses owned and operated by women in the United States. WBENC is a resource for the more than 700 US companies and government agencies that rely on WBENC's certification as an integral part of their supplier diversity programs.

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NEWS & EVENTS
  • American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys newest board certified attorney in medical malpractice by the American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys

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Legal Updates
  • Estate of Glenda Thomas, et al. v. University Medical Center, Inc. d/b/a University of Louisville Hospital, et al. - Beth McMasters and Sara Clark Davis of McMasters Keith Butler, Inc. in Louisville, Kentucky received a defense verdict in Jefferson County on June 29, 2016 in the case of Estate of Glenda Thomas, et al. v. University Medical Center, Inc. d/b/a University of Louisville Hospital, et al. Click here to read more >>
  • Medical Negligence - In a rare case of a high risk monoamniotic pregnancy, the plaintiff blamed her maternal fetal specialist and hospital nurses for failing to intervene in a timely fashion to appreciate an umbilical cord complication - one twin was stillborn and the other suffered a severe brain injury. Sims v. Norton Healthcare et al, 09-11899 Plaintiff: Bruce Maston, Albany, NY; Defense: Beth H. McMasters and Ashley J. Butler, McMasters Keith Butler, Louisville for Norton Hospital Scott P. Whonsetler, Whonsetler & Johnson, Louisville for Pietrantoni Verdict: Defense verdict on liability Court: Jefferson, J. Perry, 6-17-14
  • Medical Negligence - The plaintiff died of a pulmonary embolus at University Hospital after waiting for hours to be examined – her estate argued that had she been properly triaged and treated in a timely fashion, the fatal event could have been averted. Stout v. University Hospital, 08-13380 Plaintiff: Larry B. Franklin and Kelly J. Oates, The Franklin Law Group, Louisville and Brian S. Brownfield, Rosing & Brownfield, Louisville Defense: Beth H. McMasters and Ashley J. Butler, McMasters Keith Butler, Louisville Verdict: Defense verdict on liability Court: Jefferson, J. McDonald - Burkman, 6-27-13