The 7th Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the judgment of a federal jury in June of 2018 that awarded $14 million to Courtney Webster and $1 million to her husband, Brian Webster. Read more about this award in The Indiana Lawyer article.Read more →
Indiana is violating the constitutional rights of abused and neglected children by failing to provide the children with legal representation in dependency proceedings, according to a class action lawsuit filed by DeLaney & DeLaney LLC in federal court today in the Southern District of Indiana.
Every year, thousands of children in Indiana are removed from their homes and families due to abuse or neglect. They are put into court proceedings known as Child in Need of Services (CHINS) proceedings where their fate is determined by a juvenile court. The court decides where they will live, with whom they will live, where they... Read more →
Congratulations to Kathleen DeLaney for being selected as a Top 50 Indiana Super Lawyer and Top 25 Female Indiana Super Lawyer for 2019. Kathleen has been consistently selected as an Indiana Super Lawyer for the past 14 years, and she has qualified for the Top 25 Female Super Lawyer list several times.Read more →
On September 29, 2018, Kathleen DeLaney was honored to receive the Fred B. McCashland Outstanding Alumnus Award from Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory School. According to Brebeuf Jesuit’s website: “The recipient of this highest Brebeuf Jesuit alumni honor personifies the fundamental Ignatian principles and values of Jesuit Education. The nominees for the Fred B. McCashland Outstanding Alumni Award shall have achieved outstanding success in: service to family, church and fellow man; contributions to profession or business; contributions to civic or social work; and promotion of intellectual or cultural pursuits.” Kathleen joins a distinguished group of fourteen other alumni who... Read more →
Congratulations to Kathleen DeLaney for being selected for the 25th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America for her high caliber of work in the practice areas of Commercial Litigation, Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law, Employment Law – Individuals, Litigaiton – ERISA, and Litigation – Labor and Employment.
On Friday, June 15, 2018, Kathleen DeLaney, alongside co-counsel Jerry Garau and Barb Germano, obtained a jury verdict in favor of their clients, Courtney and Brian Webster, amounting to $15 million. The United States District Court for the Southern District of Indiana jury found CDI Indiana LLC responsible for a radiologist’s negligence in failing to identify and report a cancerous tumor on a CT scan, causing substantial harm to the Webster’s. Read more about the trial and verdict, Read more →
Kathleen DeLaney presented at ICLEF’s Sexual Harassment in the Workplace Continuing Legal Education program on March 21, 2018. With help from Annavieve Conklin, Kathleen spoke about Sexual Harassment Litigation Claims and Defenses.
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Congratulations to Kathleen DeLaney for being selected as a Top 25 Female Indiana Super Lawyer for 2018. Kathleen has been consistently selected as an Indiana Super Lawyer for the past 13 years, and she has qualified for the Top 25 Female Super Lawyer list several times.