Recent Cases & Results

Family Law:

Recently obtained judgment awarding custody of two (2) minor children to their Father.

Recently obtained judgment allowing Mother to move from Illinois to the State of Washington with her minor child over Father’s objection.

Civil Law

Recently obtained a jury verdict awarding three (3) times the value of our client’s home after their home was damaged during the May 8, 2009 storm.

Wrongful Death

Recently recovered settlement for insurance policy limits coverage for a client who passed away after being struck by another driver.

Appellate Advocacy:

Recently obtained a published opinion reversing the trial court’s decision in a negligent incarceration case, which resulted in a new cause of action in Illinois.

Recently obtained an opinion affirming the trial court’s decision relating to the adverse possession of real property.

Personal Injury:

Recently recovered a settlement of $225,000.00 after a client was injured in a vehicle collision.

Juvenile Matters:

Recently obtained a judgment overturning an “indicated finding” of alleged abuse

Recently received a Judicial Appointment to represent a Mother attempting to maintain her parental rights in the Appellate and Supreme Courts.

Orders of Protection:

Recently obtained a judgment dismissing a Petition for Order of Protection against a client, where the complaining party’s allegations were refuted and proved to be false.

Recently obtained a Plenary No Stalking Order of Protection for a maximum of two (2) years after client’s ex-boyfriend was proven to have been harassing the client.

Criminal Law:

Recently received a judgment suppressing all evidence of the police officers alleged criminal charges which resulted in a finding of Not Guilty.

Corporate Law:

Recently represented a client during the dissolution of a corporation and the subsequent development of a new corporation.