Case Results

Work Site Explosion. Two workers were terribly burned from an explosion occurring at a work site which resulted in an industry safety and premises liability lawsuit. Based upon a day in the life video and testimony of experts this case was resolved in a multi million dollar settlement. At the time this was viewed as the largest personal injury settlement in the history of McHenry County.
(Settlement)


Premises Liability. Recently reported on the front page of the Cook County Verdict Reporter when a woman fell down dangerous stairs resulting in severe injuries to her arm. Premises expert testified at trial where the defense offered $50,000.00 in a last ditch effort of settlement. Verdict in favor of this woman in the amount of $196,000.
(Trial)


Illinois Court of Claims. Gentleman suffering from mental health issues was not secured within a mental health facility operated by the State of Illinois and escaped causing severe injuries to his leg. No offer from the State and trial had before the Illinois Court of Claims where the maximum recovery is fixed at $100,000. Decision in favor of this gentleman for $100,000.00.
(Trial)


Contested Arbitration. Plaintiff sustained serious back injuries as a result of two motor vehicle accidents. Arbitration involved testimony from many witnesses including several experts. Decision by arbitrator in favor of this gentleman in the amount of $550,000.
(Binding Arbitration)


Medical Malpractice. Plaintiff was caused to suffer from sepsis when a surgical sponge was negligently left in her abdominal cavity. Settlement had in this DuPage County matter in the amount of $210,000.
(Settlement)


Motor Vehicle Accident. In this DuPage County trial, G. P. v. I. D. the Defense offered $17,000.00. Jury verdict in favor of Plaintiff in the amount of $152,000.
(Verdict)


Product Liability. A young man sustained a partial traumatic amputation of his leg due as a result of a defective agriculture machine Settlement in the amount of $1,085,000.
(Settlement)


Premises Liability. Parking valet fell down defective stairs in Chicago restaurant. Defense offer of 2,500. Jury verdict in favor of the Plaintiff in the amount of $46.885.
(Verdict)


Minor Pedestrian Hit by Motor Vehicle. In this Cook County trial where no offer was made by the Defendant, a jury verdict in favor of the child in the amount of $128,278.
(Verdict)


Premises Liability. A family suffered various levels of burn injuries due to a fire in their apartment in Chicago. Global settlement in the amount of $513,000.
(Settlement)


Premises Liability. In this Lake County trial, J. R.v. Mundelein HS, a girl fell on School property due defect on the premises, reported by the Chicago Tribune guilty verdict in favor of the Plaintiff.
(Verdict)


Minor Pedestrian Hit by Motor Vehicle. The minor recovered $465,000. in a settlement after expert testimony on damages.
(Settlement)


Work Site Injury. An ironworker sustained serious injuries when erecting steel which was not construction grade and the steel collapsed. This Downstate matter was settled for $700,000.
(Settlement)


Work Site Injury. In this McHenry County matter a carpenter resolved his serious injuries from a construction accident in the amount of $626,203.62.
(Settlement)


 

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