Top 50 Verdicts in Illinois in 2022

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We are pleased to present to you the list of the top 50 plaintiff's jury verdicts obtained in Illinois in the year 2022. The list is comprised of various case types that were tried either in state or federal courts of Illinois.

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Amount: $3,361,302.00
Attorneys: Lanny H. Darr of Darr Law Offices Ltd.
Case: Liss v. TMS Intl., LLC
Type: Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Trip & Fall, Work Accident, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort, Amputation, Occupational Injury, Bodily Injury
22
Amount: $3,300,000.00
Attorneys: Mariam L. Hafezi, Kyli Cotten of Kaiser Hafezi Law; Magdalena Dworak of Law Office of Magdalena Dworak
Case: Bryja v. Yorath
Type: Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Unnecessary Surgery, Negligent Tort, Podiatry Malpractice, Bodily Injury
23 (tie)
Amount: $3,000,000.00
Attorneys: George Brugess of Cogan & Power P.C.
Case: Galasso v. Metra
Type: Personal Injury, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, FELA, Negligent Tort, Occupational Injury, Bodily Injury
23 (tie)
Amount: $3,000,000.00
Attorneys: Richard J. Dvorak, Christopher A. Tinsley of Dvorak Law Offices LLC
Case: Estate of Taylor v. City of Chicago
Type: Government Negligence, Murder, Wrongful Death, Failure to Protect, Negligent Tort
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Amount: $2,256,085.00
Attorneys: Michael Sorich, Marc E. McCallister of Cavanagh Law Group
Case: Garber v. City of Chicago, et al.
Type: Bicycle Accident, Car Accident, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Emergency Vehicle Accident, Bodily Injury, Non-Motorized Vehicle Accident, Vehicular Accident
25
Amount: $1,850,000.00
Attorneys: Christopher M. Norem of Parente & Norem, PC
Case: Godines v. Skender Construction, LLC
Type: Construction Accident, Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Falling Object, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Work Accident, Negligent Tort, Occupational Injury, Bodily Injury
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Amount: $1,800,000.00
Attorneys: Tara R. Devine, Jaclyn Kurth of Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard PC; Brian T. Monico, John W. Chwarzynski of Hale & Monico
Case: K.G. v. Lakhani Hospitality Inc., et al.
Type: Negligent Supervision, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Sexual Assault, Negligent Hiring, Emotional Distress, Psychological Injury, Negligent Training, Negligent Tort
27
Amount: $1,592,475.00
Attorneys: Maritsha Garcia of Powell & Pisman PLLC
Case: Anaya v. City of Chicago, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Bodily Injury, Vehicular Accident
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Amount: $1,500,000.00
Attorneys: Thomas O. Plouff of Costello, McMahon, Gilbreth & Murphy Ltd.
Case: Ruggles v. Gulick Trucking Inc., et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Bodily Injury, Vehicular Accident
29
Amount: $1,472,750.00
Attorneys: C. Nicholas Cronauer, Bradley Melzer, Ross Brennan of Cronauer Law, LLP
Case: Chavez v. Kirkland Police Department, et al.
Type: Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Fall, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Bodily Injury
30
Amount: $1,365,000.00
Attorneys: Colleen Mixan Mikaitis of Taxman, Pollock, Murray & Bekkerman L.L.C.
Case: Estate of Shearin v. Abariotis, et al.
Type: Medical Malpractice, Professional Malpractice, Wrongful Death, Overmedication, Failure to Monitor, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability
31
Amount: $1,350,000.00
Attorneys: Antonio M. Romanucci, Bhavani Raveendran of Romanucci & Blandin L.L.C.
Case: Estate of Hernandez v. City of Chicago, et al.
Type: Civil Rights Violation, Excessive Force, Government Negligence, Wrongful Death, Gunshot Wound, Police Brutality, Police Misconduct, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability
32
Amount: $1,216,000.00
Attorneys: Michael C. Bruck of Spellmire Bruck LLP
Case: Casdan Inc. v. Rosen, et al.
Type: Economic Loss, Legal Malpractice, Professional Malpractice, Negligent Tort
33
Amount: $1,000,000.00
Attorneys: Zane D. Smith of Zane D. Smith & Associates Ltd.
Case: Estate of Radcliff v. Kurian
Type: Car Accident, Medical Malpractice, Motor Vehicle Accident, Professional Malpractice, Wrongful Death, Failure to Monitor, Premature Discharge, Negligent Tort, Vehicular Accident
34
Amount: $827,868.00
Attorneys: Steven E. Garstki, Stewart D. Stoller of Stoller & Garstki
Case: Walker v. Steward
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Bodily Injury, Vehicular Accident
35
Amount: $563,711.00
Attorneys: Lawrence J. Amato, Geoffrey E. Jacobs of GWC Injury Lawyers LLC
Case: Weathersby v. 7854 S. Ellis LLC
Type: Dangerous Condition, Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Fall, Failure to Maintain, Negligent Tort, Bodily Injury
36
Amount: $527,689.00
Attorneys: Lance Northcutt, Timothy J. Keiser of GWC Injury Lawyers LLC
Case: Adams v. Grish
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Bodily Injury, Vehicular Accident
37
Amount: $493,750.00
Attorneys: Audrey Dufour of Anesi Ozmon Ltd.
Case: Watson v. Dawn Food Products Inc.
Type: Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Work Accident, Failure to Train, Negligent Tort, Occupational Injury, Bodily Injury
38
Amount: $492,129.00
Attorneys: William F. Zieske of Zieske Law
Case: Little Marvels Co., et al. v. Safran
Type: Defamation, Economic Loss, Tortious Interference, Intentional Tort, Reputational Harm
39
Amount: $490,000.00
Attorneys: Patrick J. Blum, Steven A. Berman of Anesi, Ozmon, Rodin, Novak & Kohen Ltd.
Case: Narsimhan v. Lowe's Home Centers LLC
Type: Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Failure to Train, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Bodily Injury
40
Amount: $466,347.00
Attorneys: Robert J. Adelman of Levin, Riback & Adelman PC
Case: Allahverdi v. Sullivan
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Bodily Injury, Vehicular Accident
41
Amount: $461,184.00
Attorneys: Melanie J. VanOverloop, Zartosht Khodavandi, Kevin D. Kojs of Rapoport Law Offices
Case: Estanislao v. Chicago Transit Authority
Type: Personal Injury, Railroad Accident, Negligent Tort, Mass Transit Accident, Bodily Injury
42
Amount: $454,016.00
Attorneys: George Brugess of Cogan & Power P.C.
Case: Pace v. Metra
Type: Personal Injury, Railroad Accident, Work Accident, Workplace Safety, FELA, Negligent Tort, Occupational Injury, Bodily Injury
43
Amount: $445,000.00
Attorneys: Christopher L. Panio of Panio Law Offices
Case: Betts v. Lewis
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Bodily Injury, Vehicular Accident
44
Amount: $430,649.00
Attorneys: Daniel T. Madigan of Motherway & Napleton LLP
Case: Katsaros v. Krause
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident, Bodily Injury, Vehicular Accident
45
Amount: $418,625.00
Attorneys: James N. Faklis, Michael C. Mead of Faklis, Tallis & Mead P.C.
Case: Ahearn v. Heliotis
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Single-Vehicle Accident, Bodily Injury, Vehicular Accident
46
Amount: $390,296.00
Attorneys: Gary P. Hollander, Chidinma Ahukanna of Aronberg Goldgehn Davis & Garmisa; Kapil Patel of Parikh Law Group LLC
Case: Kumar v. Anthony Michael Interior Design Ltd., et al.
Type: Breach of Contract, Economic Loss, Fraud, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation
47
Amount: $367,500.00
Attorneys: Matthew S. Sims, Melanie J. VanOverloop of Rapoport Law Offices P.C.
Case: Bachrach v. Chicago Elite Cab, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Single-Vehicle Accident, Bodily Injury, Vehicular Accident
48
Amount: $350,000.00
Attorneys: Christopher J. Johnson of Katz, Friedman, Eagle, Eisenstein, Johnson & Bareck PC
Case: Garcia-Rodriguez v. City of Chicago, et al.
Type: Car Accident, Government Negligence, Motor Vehicle Accident, Pedestrian Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Single-Vehicle Accident, Emergency Vehicle Accident, Bodily Injury, Vehicular Accident
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Amount: $301,531.00
Attorneys: Terrence M. Quinn of Phillips Law Offices
Case: Hanley v. Joffrey, et al.
Type: Delayed Diagnosis, Delayed Treatment, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Bodily Injury
50
Amount: $293,000.00
Attorneys: Thomas E. Kennedy III, Sarah Jane Hunt of Law Offices of Thomas E. Kennedy, III L.C.
Case: Valencia, et al. v. City of Springfield, IL
Type: Civil Rights Violation, Disability Discrimination, Intentional Tort, Real Estate, Housing Discrimination
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