CHICAGO, Sept. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Five partners at Corboy & Demetrio have been named to Best Lawyers in America – 2014 Edition. The Chicago law firm's founding partner Thomas A. Demetrio was chosen for the 25th consecutive year, since the inception of Best Lawyers in America. Corboy & Demetrio partners David R. "Chip" Barry, Jr., Philip Harnett "Flip" Corboy, Jr., Michael K. Demetrio and Rene A. Torrado, Jr. were also named to the list.
Thomas Demetrio, Philip Corboy, Jr. and Michael Demetrio were selected in the category of Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs. Rene Torrado was selected in the category of Commercial Litigation. David R. Barry, Jr. was selected in the category of Medical Malpractice – Plaintiffs.
In addition, David R. Barry, Jr. was named Chicago Medical Malpractice Lawyer of the Year for 2014. This is the second time a lawyer at Corboy & Demetrio was selected for that elite designation. Thomas Demetrio was named Medical Malpractice Lawyer of the Year in 2011 by Best Lawyers in America.
"These prestigious designations reflect the dedication and success of each of our lawyers in their respective areas of practice," Thomas Demetrio said. All five Corboy & Demetrio partners were selected by their peers for inclusion in Best Lawyers of America 2014, which has been published annually since 1983. Because the peer review selection process is exhaustive, relying on almost 50,000 leading attorneys who cast votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers, and because no fee is involved to be listed, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the "definitive guide to legal excellence," according to the legal directory.
About Corboy & Demetrio
Corboy & Demetrio is one of the nation's premier law firms. The personal injury law firm represents individuals and their families in serious personal injury and wrongful death cases and is renowned for its achievements in the courtroom and for its contributions to the community. The rights and concerns of its clients are at the core of Corboy & Demetrio's practice. That commitment, dedication, compassion and relentless drive have resulted in exceptional service and exceptional results for its clients. The Chicago law firm has acquired more than $3 billion in settlements and verdicts and has attained almost 600 settlements and verdicts in excess of $1 million. To contact Chip Barry, Flip Corboy, Mike Demetrio, Tom Demetrio, Rene Torrado or another Chicago personal injury lawyer at our firm, call 312-346-3191 or toll free at 800-356-3191. We are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. For more information about our law firm go to corboydemetrio.com.
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