Robert Darling

McKeen & Associates, P.C.
Penobscot Building
645 Griswold Street, Suite 4200
Detroit, MI 48226
313-447-0634
www.mckeenassociates.com


Personal injury attorney  

Robert H. Darling

  When you or a loved one have been injured, you need the care and attention of an experienced attorney from the onset. Bob will diligently work on your behalf so that you receive fair compensation for the injuries and damages sustained.    Bob has practiced law involving major personal injury litigation for over 30 years. Before becoming an attorney, he received Bachelors and Masters Degrees in Mechanical Engineering and worked as a practicing engineer. Bob's experience is in representing the injured in straightforward and complex personal injury litigation in all areas of personal injury law including auto accidents, product liability, construction accidents, electrical accidents and fire/explosion accidents. He has been an Executive Board Member of the Michigan Association for Justice for over 20 years and is Chairperson of its Products Liability Committee and has lectured at seminars and law schools.  

Education:

  Wayne State University Law School – JD    University of Michigan – MSME    University of Michigan – BSME    Areas of Practice:    General Personal Injury for the Injured Person    Auto/Trucking Accidents    Aviation Litigation    Complex Multi-District Litigation (class action)    Construction Accidents    Electrocution Accidents    Fire/Explosion Accidents    Product Liability    Medical Malpractice    Bar Admissions:    State of Michigan    U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan    U.S. District Court Western District of Michigan    U.S. 6th Circuit Court of Appeals    He has been admitted into many other State    and Federal Courts on a case by case basis  

Honors and Awards:

  Who's Who in America    Who's Who in American Law    Michigan's Super Lawyers    3000 Leading Lawyers in America    Million Dollar Advocates Forum    Martindale Hubbell Rating - AV  

Law Review:

  Wayne Law Review  

Accomplishments:

  $9.0 million settlement involving a man who became  paralyzed from a defective tire, unstable vehicle, and  inadequate inspection of the vehicle    $4.6 million settlement involving an electrocution  injury from a fallen utility wire    $3.0 million settlement for a closed head injury due  to an automobile collision    $2.3 million settlement in a series of cases involving  defective medical devices    $2.1 million verdict involving injuries sustained on a  construction project    $2.1 million settlement involving injuries sustained  during a pipe explosion    $2.0 million verdict involving a closed head injury  occurring during an automobile collision    $2.0 million verdict involving an arm amputation  from a defective power press    many other cases with virdicts or settlements  over $1.0 million dollars  

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  State Bar of Michigan;    American Bar Association    Michigan Association for Justice;  Executive Board    Michigan Association for Justice;  Chairperson of Product Liability Committee    American Association for Justice; Sustaining Member    Roscoe Pound Foundation    Trial Lawyers for Public Justice    Specialty Associations:    ABOTA, American Trial Lawyers Association, Super Lawyers