• Won a jury verdict of $31,351,107 against a pharmacy company due to its failure to properly control and inventory the use of narcotic controlled substances causing the jury to find that a drug abusing pharmacist placed the wrong pills into a customer’s prescription bottle which led to permanent kidney failure and brain injuries and, ultimately, death, with $25 million in punitives.

  • Settled a personal injury lawsuit against a bus manufacturer for $3,000,000 in a bus rollover case alleging product defects. The payment was based upon an alleged product defect in the chassis and warning mechanism supplied by the manufacturer.

  • Won a jury verdict of $2,575,338 for a client who suffered a mild traumatic brain injury when a hydraulic door closing device fell and struck his head causing permanent migraine headaches

  • Negotiated a $1,350,000 recovery of unpaid sales commissions after two days of trial from a multi-million dollar international electronics firm who had terminated the sales representatives and argued that there were no commissions due under their contracts.

  • Won a $900,000 jury verdict in Lake County, Illinois, in a rear-end motor vehicle collision case, which resulted in the plaintiff suffering a cervical disc herniation that required surgical placement of an artificial disc and a fusion.

  • Settled a personal injury suit against a building management company for $500,000 where a marble wall table in the lobby of a condo building was not secured to the wall, allowing it to tip over and crush an 8 year old boy’s thumb and fingers.  This resulted in the loss of the top portion of the child’s thumb on his non-dominant hand.

  • Negotiated a $195,000 settlement with the driver of a car that sped through an intersection and crashed into the rear end of an unmarked Chicago Police car, causing back injuries to the two officers in their car.

Proven Results

Settled a medical malpractice case for $1,950,000 with a prominent Mohs surgeon for failing to diagnose and treat a recurrence of squamous cell carcinoma on a man's forehead.

Negotiated a $195,000 settlement with the driver of a car that sped through an intersection and crashed into the rear end of an unmarked Chicago Police car, causing back ...

Received $1,950,000 from a urologist and his practice for their failure to diagnose and treat recurrent bladder cancer for a period of almost 2 years causing the cancer to spread ...

Recovered over $5,600,000 through arbitration in a complicated real estate/fraud matter in which the client was a co-investor in a condominium conversion project who was ...

Recovered over $2,600,000 for a construction and lighting business which had the money stolen from its corporate profit sharing plan by one of its employees. The recovery...

Negotiated a $185,000 settlement with a corporation that loaded its own products into a truck driver’s trailer without properly securing the products, causing the load to fall ...

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