Matt has proven to be an exceptional lawyer and victim’s rights advocate, and he’s also very well respected by his legal peers, clients and our wonderful Lake County staff...
Waukegan, IL (PRWEB) July 23, 2015
Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C. is pleased to announce the appointment of Matthew L. Williams to Managing Partner of its Lake County office located at 218 N. Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue in Waukegan, IL 60085. Mr. Williams, 42, has practiced with the firm since 2003 and was named a partner in 2009.
“Matt has proven to be an exceptional lawyer and victim’s rights advocate, and he’s also very well respected by his legal peers, clients and our wonderful Lake County staff," said Patrick A. Salvi, Founder and Managing Equity Partner of Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C. “While we’ve expanded our Chicago practice over the past ten years, our roots are still in Lake County. I’m confident Matt will help strengthen and grow our brand here, which was established in Lake County more than 30-years ago.”
Effective immediately, Mr. Williams will run the office’s day-to-day operations and oversee the long-term planning for the office that Mr. Salvi started in 1982. The firm currently has a half dozen lawyers and twenty employees in its Lake County office. Mr. Williams takes over for David J. Pritchard, who is now serving as Of Counsel to the firm and as a mentor to the firm’s attorneys.
Mr. Williams concentrates his practice in medical malpractice, personal injury, construction negligence, and premises liability. Mr. Williams is on the board of managers of the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association and was named to the Law Bulletin Publishing Company’s prestigious “40 Under Forty” list in 2013.
In addition to his dedication to the legal field, Mr. Williams is committed to serving his community as well. He is the Vice President of The Michael Matters Foundation, which raises awareness and funds to assist those suffering from brain cancer and is on the board of directors for Raising a Reader Lake County, a group that promotes literacy among Lake County’s youngest citizens.
While born and raised in Libertyville, Illinois, Mr. Williams currently resides in Evanston with his wife and three children.
About Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C.
Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C. is a leading Chicago personal injury firm with offices in Chicago (22 West Washington Street, Suite 1600, Chicago IL 60602) and Waukegan (218 North Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, Waukegan, IL 60085). In addition to representing clients in catastrophic personal injury, medical malpractice, aviation and product liability cases, the firm focuses on car and truck accidents, airplane and train accidents, construction injuries, birth injuries, brain injuries, unsafe properties and animal attacks. The firm has obtained more than $950 million on behalf of its clients in personal injury and wrongful death cases, including 207 multi-million dollar verdicts or settlements.