Mark Parsky was selected to the Marquis Who’s Who in America, 2017- 2018. Ben Galloway again earned the distinction of a Rising Star among Illinois insurance coverage and litigation lawyers. Ben has been selected a Rising Star since 2010. Matthew Heimlich was selected as an Emerging Lawyer for 2018 by Leading Lawyers. Matt has been selected as an Emerging Lawyer since 2015.
The firm has obtained two defense verdicts in Illinois in the past year including a nursing home case tried by Tim McVey in Cook County, Illinois. We are defending nursing home matters and cases involving a big box retailer throughout Illinois and Indiana. Eric Papier and Jon Sichtermann are licensed in Indiana and handle product liability and premises lawsuits in Indiana.
Paul Kaulas has tried three product liability lawsuits outside of Illinois in the past year. The firm is coordinating counsel in liability and tender matters in 22 states. We are lead counsel in 15 states for product liability defense cases. The firm is national defense counsel for five product manufacturers and national insurance coverage/recovery counsel for three clients. We are handling subrogation matters in approximately half of the country for a retailer.