Top 20 Verdicts in Illinois in 2020

Top 20 Verdicts in Illinois in 2020We are pleased to present to you the list of the top 20 plaintiff jury verdicts obtained in Illinois in the year 2020. The list is comprised of various case types that were tried either in state or federal courts of Illinois.

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1
Amount:$9,689,948.00
Attorneys:Steven R. Levin of Levin, Riback, Adelman & Flangel P.C.
Case:Estate of Ware v. Home Opportunity L.L.C.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Premises Liability, Wrongful Death, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort
2
Amount:$5,200,000.00
Attorneys:Jennifer Bonjean of Bonjean Law Group P.L.L.C.
Case:Wrice v. Burge, et al.
Type:Civil Rights Violation, Malicious Prosecution, Wrongful Conviction, Intentional Tort, Emotional Distress, Police Misconduct, Spoliation of Evidence
3
Amount:$2,800,000.00
Attorneys:Conrad Szewczyk of Conrad Szewczyk & Associates
Case:Estate of Przeslica v. Rodriguez, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Wrongful Death, DUI, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
4
Amount:$2,600,000.00
Attorneys:Richard L. Pullano, Mathew T. Siporin of Pullano Law Offices
Case:Estate of Lesslie v. Rodriguez, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Wrongful Death, DUI, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
5
Amount:$2,100,000.00
Attorneys:John L. Nisivaco of Chicago Injury Lawyers, LLC
Case:Perez v. Larry’s Cartage Co., Inc., et al.
Type:Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Failure to Train, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Single-Vehicle Accident
6
Amount:$1,482,000.00
Attorneys:Katherine Moorhouse of Taxman, Pollock, Murray & Bekkerman L.L.C.,
Case:Verdin v. Magiera
Type:Bicycle Accident, Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
7
Amount:$1,150,000.00
Attorneys:Anthony B. Eben, Thomas E. Patterson of Patterson Law Firm L.L.C.; Philip J. Berenz of Berenz Law Network P.C.
Case:Edgecombe v. Sampath, et al.
Type:Breach of Contract, Conversion, Unjust Enrichment, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
8
Amount:$831,679.00
Attorneys:Patrick J. Giese, Shawn S. Kasserman, Katherine A. Twardak of Tomasik Kotin Kasserman L.L.C.,
Case:Mackeben v. O’Meara, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Negligent Tort
9
Amount:$734,000.00
Attorneys:Eileen M. O’Connor of O’Connor Law Group L.L.C.
Case:Estate of Lanier v. Harsoor, et al.
Type:Medical Malpractice, Professional Malpractice, Wrongful Death, Lack of Informed Consent, Negligent Tort
10
Amount:$600,906.00
Attorneys:Mark W. Mathys of Law Offices of Mathys & Schneid
Case:Perros v. Kalamaris, et al.
Type:Failure to Warn, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Medication Error, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior
11
Amount:$511,993.00
Attorneys:Craig A. Hoffman of Ruberry, Stalmack & Garvey L.L.C.,
Case:Shaw v. Holliday, et al.
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Single-Vehicle Accident
12
Amount:$392,857.00
Attorneys:Bryan J. O’Connor Jr. of O’Connor Law Group L.L.C.
Case:Sylvester v. Chatham Rug Co., et al.
Type:Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Fall, Failure to Maintain, Ladder Accident, Negligent Tort
13
Amount:$380,561.00
Attorneys:Margaret Battersby Black, Daisy Ayllon, Bryan A. Ruggiero of Levin & Perconti
Case:Estate of Corbett v. Park Villa Nursing and Rehab. Center LLC
Type:Business Liability, Nursing Home Malpractice, Professional Malpractice, Wrongful Death, Elder Abuse, Inadequate Care, Negligent Tort
14
Amount:$268,782.00
Attorneys:Peter F. Higgins of Peter Higgins Law
Case:Ramirez v. Acevedo
Type:Dangerous Condition, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort
15
Amount:$263,419.00
Attorneys:Gary P. Stone of Karchmar & Stone
Case:Parral v. Murray
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort
16
Amount:$193,300.00
Attorneys:Robert L. Robertson, Marko Duric of Robertson Duric
Case:Monreal v. Husain, et al.
Type:Economic Loss, Legal Malpractice, Professional Malpractice
17
Amount:$168,875.00
Attorneys:John J. Meehan of Law Offices of John J. Meehan P.C.
Case:Fuller v. Porter
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Emotional Distress, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
18
Amount:$165,774.00
Attorneys:Jeffrey S. Jordan of O’Connor & Nakos Ltd.
Case:Piper v. Hammer
Type:Bicycle Accident, Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident
19
Amount:$125,732.00
Attorneys:Hall Adams III of Law Offices of Hall Adams L.L.C.
Case:Young v. Allen
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Multi-Vehicle Accident, Negligent Tort
20
Amount:$122,478.00
Attorneys:Jonathan D. Treshansky of Taxman, Pollock, Murray & Bekkerman L.L.C.
Case:Ninneman v. Suhadolnik
Type:Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort

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