$11.25 M Verdict Obtained for Family of Young Mother Killed in 2015 Double Fatal Crash

Attorneys Eirene N. Salvi, Patrick A. Salvi, and Patrick A. Salvi II of Chicago.

A Winnebago County, Illinois, jury award  $11.25 million jury verdict on behalf of the family of a 33-year-old mother who was killed in a 2015 double fatal crash. Attorneys Eirene N. Salvi, Patrick A. Salvi, and Patrick A. Salvi II … Continue reading

Two NTL members to appear on new Fox TV show ‘You the Jury’

National Trial Lawyers members Charla Aldous and Joe Tacopina will appear on a new television show Friday, April 7, 2017 at 8:00 pm CDT on Fox. The show, You the Jury, which will feature six attorneys representing clients in what … Continue reading

Women Trial Lawyers — Is a Woman Really the Best Person for the Job?

Kim Adams, Levin, Papantonio, Thomas, Mitchell, Rafferty and Proctor

By Kim Adams, Levin, Papantonio, Thomas, Mitchell, Rafferty and Proctor, P.A With this year’s election, the issues of gender equality and diversity were more prevalent than ever. Women from every profession spoke up about women’s issues, and the legal profession … Continue reading

When talking to a jury, think like Trump

Whether you agree with his politics or not, President Donald Trump is skilled at using simple, direct speech to communicate his ideas. It’s a style that lawyers should consider when addressing a jury, according to this article in Texas Lawyer. … Continue reading

$625,000 Jury Verdict for Unnecessary Surgery in Medical Malpractice Case

Plaintiff Anthony J. Baratta of Baratta, Russell & Baratta in Huntingdon Valley, PA.

A federal court jury in Pennsylvania awarded $625,000 in damages to a woman who had unnecessary surgery to remove a non-existent mass, leaving her scarred and unable to have a child. Following a four-day medical malpractice trial the jury returned a … Continue reading

Why You Can’t Afford to Sit on the Social Media Sidelines Any Longer

Harlan Schillinger is in charge of business development at Glen Lerner Injury Attorneys.

By Harlan Schillinger If social media has the power to sway a presidential election, maybe it’s time you got in the game. In fact, you must get in the game now. Remember how long it took for you to get … Continue reading

How Lawyers Can Prosper With Review Marketing in 2017

Online reviews can make or break your law practice.

The next time a new client finds you, it will likely be via a Google search on a cell phone, including the phrase “reviews of…” Almost everyone — 92% of consumers — now read online reviews to judge local businesses, … Continue reading

$15 Million Verdict Against Property Mgmt. Company for DUI Accident Involving Employee

Attorney Bruce Broillet of Greene Broillet & Wheeler, LLP in Los Angeles

A Los Angeles jury found property management company First Service Residential California, LLC responsible for the acts of an employee who drove intoxicated resulting in a serious car accident. The accident caused a severe injury to the right arm of … Continue reading

Jury Awards $39.5 Million to Woman Who Fell Through Illegal Fire Escape, Paralyzing Her

Thomas Moore of Kramer, Dillof, Livingston & Moore

A Manhattan jury awarded a 30-year-old former NYU student a record-setting $39.5 million after she fell through an unguarded “vertical ladder” fire escape whose design had long been outlawed. The verdict, which cannot be appealed because it was subject to … Continue reading

Jury Awards $11M Against Center That Let Juvenile Escape, Later Shooting A Man

Plaintiff Dominic Guerrini of Kline & Specter in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA – A Court of Common Pleas jury awarded $11 million in finding a national health and behavioral rehabilitation chain, Devereux Foundation, liable in the shooting of a Philadelphia man by a resident who had escaped from one of its … Continue reading