CHICAGO, Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Corboy & Demetrio founding partner Thomas A. Demetrio has been named to Roundtable: America's 100 Most Influential Trial Lawyers for 2014 by The Trial Lawyer Magazine. The chosen attorneys are the top 100 civil plaintiff and criminal defense attorneys in the U.S. "who have achieved extraordinary success in the courtroom and legal profession," according to the national publication.
Tom Demetrio is widely recognized as one of the country's leading trial lawyers. In January 2014, Tom was again named to the Top 10 List of IL Super Lawyers out of over 90,000 lawyers in the state.
"I am thrilled to be considered among the best of the best when it comes to Illinois lawyers. It is only because of the work that all of us do at Corboy & Demetrio," Demetrio said.
This is the fourth consecutive year Tom was named to the Top 10 List, and he has been on the Top 100 IL Super Lawyers list since the award's inception.
In 2013, The Leading Lawyers Network selected Tom Demetrio as one of the Top Ten Personal Injury Lawyers in Illinois, ranking second in the entire state. He was selected as one of the Top Ten Consumer Lawyers in Illinois, ranking second in the entire state. Moreover, Tom was selected as one of the Top Ten Leading Lawyers in all practice areas in Illinois, ranking third in the entire state.
In addition, Tom was selected to the prestigious Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America for 2013-2014. Lawdragon has named Tom to the elite list eight consecutive years, since its inaugural publication, describing him as the "powerhouse" of aviation and medical negligence law.
Lawdragon has said of Tom, "In the windy city, he's the name for everything from medical malpractice claims to aviation disasters. When tragedy strikes, the families of plane crash victims have no greater ally. Tom is Chicago's top trial lawyer and stands alone atop the Chicago trial bar."
Thomas Demetrio, personally, has tried or settled cases worth more than $1 billion, and the firm he co-founded, has tried or settled cases worth nearly $3 billion.
About Corboy & Demetrio
Corboy & Demetrio is one of the nation's premier law firms. 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 Tom Demetrio 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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