In addition to their outstanding advocacy skills, Tara and Patrick are truly committed to our law firm’s guiding principle of client service.
Chicago, IL (PRWEB) December 07, 2011
The Chicago personal injury law firm of Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C. has announced the promotion of associates Tara R. Devine and Patrick A. Salvi II to partners.
“In addition to their outstanding advocacy skills, Tara and Patrick are truly committed to our law firm’s guiding principle of client service,” said Patrick A. Salvi, the firm’s managing equity partner. “We’re very proud of the work they have done, and we look forward to what lies ahead.”
Devine and Salvi II represents clients throughout Chicago and Illinois in the areas of personal injury, wrongful death, medical malpractice and product liability. They both have a record of delivering positive results for those who have been harmed by the negligent or intentional misconduct of others.
During her tenure with Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard, Devine has recovered more than $10 million in medical malpractice and personal injury settlements on behalf of the firm’s clients.
During his first trial as lead attorney, Salvi II secured a $1.28 million verdict on behalf of a teen whose leg and knee cap were broken in an accident. (Case No. 08-LA-47, Lake County Circuit Court). He also achieved a record-breaking jury verdict in excess of $33 million on behalf of a teenager who was paralyzed in a motor vehicle accident. (Case No. 07-L-105, Lake County Circuit Court).
In recognition for his outstanding legal work, Salvi II was named to Law Bulletin Publishing Company’s 2011 “40 Under Forty” attorney list recognizing Illinois’ top up-and-coming lawyers.
Devine earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Illinois and her Juris Doctorate from Marquette University. Currently, she is an active Marquette alumni member and recently served as a Committee member for the 2011 Annual Chicago Marquette Lawyer Reception.
Salvi II earned his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Colorado and his Juris Doctorate from the University of Notre Dame. At Notre Dame, he received the award from the International Academy of Trial Lawyers for excellence in trial advocacy.
Devine and Salvi II are members of numerous bar associations, including the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, the American Association for Justice, the Lake County Bar Association, the Chicago Bar Association and the Illinois State Bar Association.
About Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C.
Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C. is a leading Illinois personal injury law firm with offices in Chicago and Waukegan. 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 $620 million on behalf of its clients in personal injury and wrongful death cases, including 175 multi-million dollar verdicts or settlements. For more information, call (312) 372-1227 or use the firm’s online contact form.