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Nov 26, 2014, 10:57 ET

Corboy & Demetrio Files Lawsuit against Airline in Plane Crash near Midway

 Corboy & Demetrio has filed a lawsuit on behalf of an elderly couple whose home was crashed into and destroyed by a cargo plane near...

Nov 05, 2014, 16:41 ET

Corboy & Demetrio Sponsors Horse of Honor Dedicated to Fallen Police Officer

 Corboy & Demetrio is proud to announce its sponsorship of a horse in the public art program, Horses of Honor, created by the Chicago...

Oct 09, 2014, 20:59 ET

Corboy & Demetrio Files Lawsuit Against Chicago Public Schools in Bullied Student's Suicide

 Corboy & Demetrio has filed a wrongful death lawsuit on behalf of the parents of 12-year-old McKenzie Phlipot, a CPS sixth grader, who...

Sep 17, 2014, 13:16 ET

Corboy & Demetrio Files Lawsuit in Death of Off-Duty Chicago Police Officer Killed in Police Chase

 Corboy & Demetrio has filed a wrongful death lawsuit on behalf of the Estate of Chicago Police Officer David Harris, 42, who was killed...

Aug 27, 2014, 06:57 ET

Corboy & Demetrio Files Lawsuit in Death of Law Student in Wrong Way Car Crash

The father of 26-year-old Laura LaPlante, who was a passenger in a taxi traveling north on Lake Shore Drive at Randolph Street when it was struck...

Aug 19, 2014, 12:49 ET

Six Corboy & Demetrio Attorneys Selected for 2015 Best Lawyers in America

 Corboy & Demetrio is pleased to announce that six of its attorneys have been named to Best Lawyers in America, 2015 Edition in the areas...

Mar 26, 2014, 08:25 ET

Corboy & Demetrio Files Lawsuit on Behalf of Passenger in CTA Blue Line Derailment

 Corboy & Demetrio has filed a negligence lawsuit on behalf of a passenger who was injured when a Chicago Transit Authority Blue Line...

Mar 10, 2014, 17:39 ET

Corboy & Demetrio Files Lawsuit on Behalf of Toll Worker Killed While Helping Trucker on I-88

 Corboy & Demetrio filed a lawsuit today on behalf of the family of Vincenzo Petrella, the 39-year-old Illinois Tollway worker who was...

Feb 13, 2014, 11:21 ET

Thomas Demetrio Named to Trial Lawyer Magazine's 100 Most Influential Trial Lawyers

 Corboy & Demetrio founding partner Thomas A. Demetrio has been named to Roundtable: America's 100 Most Influential Trial Lawyers for 2014...

Jan 23, 2014, 13:52 ET

Fourteen Corboy & Demetrio Lawyers Selected 2014 IL Super Lawyers & Rising Stars

 Corboy & Demetrio proudly announces that two new lawyers have joined the ranks of Illinois Super Lawyers for 2014, resulting in a total of...

Jan 14, 2014, 12:09 ET

Thomas A. Demetrio Named to Elite Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America for 2013-14

 Corboy & Demetrio partner Thomas A. Demetrio has been selected to the prestigious Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America for 2013-2014....

Nov 08, 2013, 10:13 ET

Corboy & Demetrio Named to 2014 'Best Law Firms' by U.S. News & Best Lawyers

 The Chicago law firm of Corboy & Demetrio has been selected for 2014 Best Law Firms by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers, for...

Oct 04, 2013, 17:12 ET

Corboy & Demetrio Lawyer Matt Jenkins Named to Elite '40 Under Forty'

 Matthew T. Jenkins, a trial lawyer at Corboy & Demetrio, has been named to the Law Bulletin Publishing Company's "40 Illinois...

Sep 23, 2013, 14:41 ET

Corboy & Demetrio Leader in Illinois Leading Lawyers for 2013

 The success of Thomas A. Demetrio, Co-Founder of Corboy & Demetrio, can be measured in many ways. One way is the sum of his verdicts and...

Sep 05, 2013, 10:43 ET

Five Corboy & Demetrio Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers in America - 2014 Edition

 Five partners at Corboy & Demetrio have been named to Best Lawyers in America – 2014 Edition. The Chicago law firm's founding...

Aug 29, 2013, 11:20 ET

Corboy & Demetrio Obtains $6.75 Million for Streeterville Pedestrian Killed by Charter Bus

The Chicago law firm of Corboy & Demetrio has obtained a $6.75 million settlement on behalf of the family of...

Aug 22, 2013, 10:52 ET

Corboy & Demetrio Files 40 Lawsuits for Patients with Frozen Sperm Destroyed at Northwestern Lab

The Chicago law firm of Corboy & Demetrio has filed 40 separate lawsuits, one for each of the patients whose sperm samples were destroyed...

Jul 25, 2013, 11:41 ET

Chicago Lawyer Thomas Demetrio Interviewed by Korean Media about Asiana Plane Crash Lawsuits

 Corboy & Demetrio founding partner Thomas A. Demetrio was interviewed by The Korea Times newspaper in a story...

Jul 10, 2013, 12:13 ET

Corboy & Demetrio's Thomas Demetrio Speaks to California Media about Crash of Asiana Flight 214

 Chicago lawyer Thomas A. Demetrio, who has represented victims in nearly every major plane crash case since the 1970s, was interviewed live...

Jun 18, 2013, 12:05 ET

Corboy & Demetrio Lawyer Takes Helm as President of Women's Bar Association of IL

 Corboy & Demetrio lawyer Michelle M. Kohut was sworn in as President of the Women's Bar Association of Illinois (WBAI), on June 13, 2013...