Jeffrey E. Martin

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Arlington Heights, IL

Law Offices of Jeffrey E. Martin, LLC
 | 2340 S. Arlington Hts. Road, Suite 520
Arlington Heights, IL 60005-4509
Phone: 847-956-0000
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2011 - 2017
Licensed Since: 1982
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (50%),
  • Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (30%),
  • Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff (20%),
  • Health Care (0%)
Attorney Profile

Jeffrey E. Martin is a Chicago, Illinois, attorney who devotes his practice to personal injury law. With the Law Offices of Jeffrey E. Martin, he represents clients in Chicago and the surrounding suburbs who have been injured through motor vehicle negligence, nursing home negligence and abuse, medical malpractice and other injuries caused by the negligence of another party.

Mr. Martin is a graduate of Loyola University Chicago School of Law and has been practicing law in Illinois for more than three decades. He is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.

Over the years, Mr. Martin has been involved in several notable cases and has, on a number of occasions, helped clients to recover verdicts or settlements of more than $1 million. In one case he helped his client to recover a $5 million verdict.

Active in professional organizations, Mr. Martin is a member of The Chicago Bar Association, the Illinois State Bar Association, the American Bar Association, the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association and the American Association for Justice. He volunteers his time with Chicago Volunteer Legal Services and has lectured on tort law topics for professional conferences and seminars.

Recognized for his professionalism, Mr. Martin received the AV Preeminent* rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating available from the attorney peer review service.

Mr. Martin is also active in community organizations. He has served as a member of the board of directors for a local nonprofit group committed to helping needy families and on an institutional review board for the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

 
Practice Areas

Personal Injury - General (50%)
Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice (30%)
Personal Injury - Products (20%)
Health Care (0%)

Personal Injury - General (50%): Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice (30%): Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Delayed or Incorrect Diagnosis, Informed Consent

Personal Injury - Products (20%): Medical Devices, Pharmaceutical, Products Liability

Health Care (0%): Nursing Home

Focus Areas

Personal Injury - General: Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Delayed or Incorrect Diagnosis, Informed Consent

Personal Injury - Products: Medical Devices, Pharmaceutical, Products Liability

Health Care: Nursing Home

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 7 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2011 - 2017

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About Jeffrey Martin

Admitted: 1982, Illinois

Professional Webpage: http://www.martinlawchicago.com/#!about/c20r9

Honors and Awards:

  • National Trial Lawyer, 2015
  • National Trial Lawyer, 2014
  • Educational Achievement Award, Lincoln Academy of Illinois, 1977
  • Delta Mu Delta, Loyola University
  • Recipient: Louis Kokoris Memorial Scholarship in Political Science and Law, 1977
  • Illinois Super Lawyers, 2011-2016
  • Recipient of “AV” rating from Martindale-Hubbell
  • Illinois Leading Lawyers

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Moot Court Judge, ABA Law Student Division National Appellate Advocacy Competition, 2016
  • Arlington Heights Chamber of Commerce, 2016
  • Arlington Heights Chamber of Commerce, 2015
  • Moot Court Judge, ABA Law Student Division National Appellate Advocacy Competition, 2015
  • Member, Arlington Heights Chamber of Commerce, 2014
  • American Constitution Society for Law & Policy Member, past member Board of Directors, Chicago Lawyer Chapter
  • The Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • 25th Annual Senior Celebration Day, 2013
  • Volunteer for Cook County Foreclosure Mediation, 2011
  • Member, Plan Commision, Village of Arlington Heights, Arlington Heights,IL, 1989
  • Volunteer, Chicago Volunteer Legal Services
  • Institutional Review Board, Children’s Memorial Hospital, 1995-1997
  • Chairman, Ordinance Review Subcommittee, 1992-1995
  • Village of Arlington Heights, Illinois, Plan Commission, 1989-1995

Verdicts and Settlements:

  • J.S. v Undisclosed Driver and Underinsured Motorist Carrier - $292,500 Fractured humerus, GI bleed., 2016
  • N.C. v Undisclosed Nursing Home - $400,000.00, 2014
  • H.K. v. Undisclosed Reproductive Endocrinologist - $4.5 million settlement, 2011
  • T.B. V. Undisclosed Chicago Hospital: $2.25 million medical malpractice settlement
  • C.H. V. LGH: $975,000 settlement
  • M.R. V. Anonymous M.D.: $1.95 million settlement
  • G.R. And D.R. V. A Local Municipality and Its Paramedics and Hospital: $1.1 million settlement
  • J.A., A Minor, ET. AL V. CB, M.D.: $1.03 million birth injury verdict
  • D.B. V. West Suburban Hospital (Oak Park, IL): $2.9 million birth injury settlement
  • C.E. V. Michael Reese Hospital: $5 million medical malpractice verdict

Educational Background:

  • B.A., North Park University, 1978 magna cum laude
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Office Location for Jeffrey E. Martin

2340 S. Arlington Hts. Road
Suite 520
Arlington Heights, IL 60005-4509

Phone: 847-956-0000

 

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Last Updated: 8/25/2016

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