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Jan 15, 2015, 15:23 ET

Corboy & Demetrio Files Lawsuit against UPS for Evanston Woman Crushed by Truck

 Corboy & Demetrio filed a negligence lawsuit on Thursday against United Parcel Service on behalf of an Evanston woman who was struck by a...

Dec 31, 2014, 14:12 ET

Corboy & Demetrio Named to 2015 Best Law Firms by U.S. News & Best Lawyers

 Corboy & Demetrio has been named to "2015 Best Law Firms" for the fifth consecutive year, since the award's inception. Corboy &...

Dec 27, 2014, 13:37 ET

National Law Journal Names Thomas Demetrio to Elite 'Top 50 Litigation Trailblazers of 2014'

Thomas Demetrio, co-founder of the Chicago law firm Corboy & Demetrio, has been named to "Top 50 Litigation Trailblazers of 2014," a national...

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...