Dr. Dao Family News Conference (2017)
    Corboy & Demetrio Co-founder Thomas Demetrio spoke at a news conference that was broadcast worldwide on April 13, 2017, along with the family of Dr. David Dao.
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Thomas A. Demetrio, Confidential settlement for Airline Passenger Dr. David Dao   

Philip Harnett Corboy Jr., Michelle M. Kohut, Corboy & Demetrio Secures $2 Million for Chicago Pedestrian Struck by Garbage Truck

Philip Harnett Corboy Jr., Kenneth T. Lumb, Record Settlement for Woman Injured at Target

Thomas A. Demetrio, $40 Million Record-Setting Verdict in Car-Truck Collision

Robert J. Bingle, Philip Harnett Corboy Jr., Corboy & Demetrio Secures $22.5 Million Settlement for Victim of Rockford Train Derailment

Robert J. Bingle, Thomas A. Demetrio, $75 Million Global Settlement for Injured and Killed Victims in Hancock Scaffolding Collapse

Daniel S. Kirschner, $10 Million Settlement for Severely Injured Young Woman

Philip Harnett Corboy Jr., $8 Million Verdict for Family of Woman Killed on Shoulder of I-294

Thomas A. Demetrio, William T. Gibbs, Corboy & Demetrio Obtains $5.1 Million Settlement in 2010 Megabus Crash and a $29.6 Million Verdict for a Chicago Metra Crash Passenger

Robert J. Bingle, Thomas A. Demetrio, $5 Million Wrongful Death Settlement in LaSalle County,January 27, 2012

Other Outstanding Achievements

Corboy & Demetrio Partners Thomas A. Demetrio, Robert J. Bingle, Philip Corboy, Jr., and Francis Patrick Murphy were selected to the prestigious 2018 Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America.


Has more listed lawyers in Best Lawyers in the field of Personal Injury Litigation than any other firm in Chicago

All partners are members of the Leading Lawyers Network, which recognizes only the top 5% of all Illinois Lawyers

Named a Chicago Bar Foundation Leadership Circle Charter Member

Six Corboy & Demetrio Partners were selected for the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the practice areas of Medical Malpractice Law–Plaintiffs, Personal Injury Litigation-Plaintiffs and Commercial Litigation.  They include: Thomas A. Demetrio, the firm’s Co-founder, was named to Best Lawyers for the 31st consecutive year in the categories of Medical Malpractice Law–Plaintiffs and Personal Injury Litigation–Plaintiffs. Partner Philip Corboy, Jr. was selected for the 13th consecutive year in Personal Injury Litigation–Plaintiffs.  Partner Michael K. Demetrio was selected in the area of Personal Injury Litigation-Plaintiffs for the 11th consecutive year. Managing Partner Robert J. Bingle was selected for the fourth year in a row in the categories of Personal Injury Litigation–Plaintiffs and Commercial Litigation. Partner David “Chip” R. Barry, Jr. was selected to Best Lawyers in the area of Medical Malpractice–Plaintiffs for the seventh consecutive year. Partner Rene A. Torrado, Jr. was selected to Best Lawyers in the category of Commercial Litigation for the 18th consecutive year.

Only Chicago law firm to have four former Chicago Bar Association Presidents

All partners have earned an AV  Rating - the highest possible - from Martindale- Hubbell Law Directory

Corboy & Demetrio was selected to 2018 “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News for the eighth consecutive year, since the award’s inception. Corboy & Demetrio earned the ranking of a Tier One law firm in Chicago in the practice areas of Plaintiff’s Personal Injury and Plaintiff’s Medical Malpractice, the highest rankings a plaintiff’s law firm can attain in both practice areas.  It also received a Tier One ranking in the area Commercial Litigation in Chicago.

Top-ranking Super Lawyer in Illinois (2018)
    Corboy & Demetrio Co-founder Thomas A. Demetrio Ranked #1 lawyer in state by Illinois Super Lawyers for both 2017 and 2018 -- out of every attorney in Illinois.

Only Chicago law firm to have four attorneys serve as President of the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association

Continuing Legal Education Center at the Center for Disability & Elder Law named “Corboy & Demetrio Continuing Legal Education Center

Corboy & Demetrio Selected to America's 25 Most Influential Law Firms (2017)
    Corboy & Demetrio was selected as one of America’s 25 Most Influential Law Firms for 2017 by The Trial Lawyer magazine. The selection placed Corboy & Demetrio among the top 25 civil plaintiff firms in the United States, according to the magazine.

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