CHICAGO, Nov. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Six Corboy & Demetrio partners have been selected for the 2017 edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the practice areas of Medical Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs, Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs and Commercial Litigation.
Thomas A. Demetrio, the firm's Co-founder, was named to Best Lawyers for the 30th consecutive year in the categories of Medical Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs and Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs. In 2011, he earned the elite designation of Chicago Medical Malpractice Lawyer of the Year.
"Each of the 30 years, I have been truly honored to be recognized by Best Lawyers in America because voting is done by our peers," Demetrio said.
Corboy & Demetrio Partner Philip Corboy, Jr. was selected for the 12th consecutive year in the area of Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs.
Corboy & Demetrio Partner Michael K. Demetrio was selected in the area of Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs for the 10th consecutive year.
Corboy & Demetrio Managing Partner Robert J. Bingle was selected for the third year in a row in the category of Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs and second year for Commercial Litigation.
Corboy & Demetrio Partner David "Chip" R. Barry, Jr. was selected to Best Lawyers in the area of Medical Malpractice – Plaintiffs for the sixth consecutive year. Chip was selected as Chicago Medical Malpractice Lawyer of the Year by Best Lawyers in 2014.
Corboy & Demetrio Partner Rene A. Torrado, Jr. was selected to Best Lawyers in the category of Commercial Litigation for the 17th consecutive year.
Best Lawyers received more than 13 million votes to date on the legal abilities of lawyers around the world based on their specific practice areas. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed; therefore, inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers "the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice."
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 $4 billion in settlements and verdicts and has attained more than 700 settlements and verdicts in excess of $1 million. To contact Thomas Demetrio, Philip Corboy, Jr. or another Chicago personal injury lawyer at the 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, go to corboydemetrio.com.