Richard J. Leamy, Jr.

Richard J. Leamy, Jr.

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Civil Litigation Attorney in Chicago, IL

Wiedner & McAuliffe, Ltd.
 | One North Franklin, Suite 1900
Chicago, IL 60606
Phone: 312-855-1105
Fax: 312-855-1792
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2013 - 2021
Licensed Since: 1978
Practice Areas:
  • Civil Litigation: Defense (60%),
  • Construction Litigation: Business (20%),
  • Class Action/Mass Torts (20%)
    Attorney Profile
    Rick Leamy is a Partner and Chairman of the Civil Litigation Practice at Chicago's Wiedner & McAuliffe. Rick's civil defense practice emphasizes complex tort litigation, class actions, and catastrophic claims and he has played a key role in defending industry-wide litigation. He has defended the welding rod industry from claims that welding fumes cause neurological disorders and the handgun industry from claims that the industry was responsible for gun violence. He has served as litigation counsel for United Airlines, Inc. in Chicago for many years. Rick recently prevailed in a multimillion-dollar class action suit in federal court entitled Walsh Chiropractic, Ltd., Individually and on Behalf of Others Similarly Situated, v. Stratacare, Inc., Case No. 09-cv-1061-MJR, 2011 U.S. Dist. Lexis 103998.

    About Richard Leamy, Jr.

    Admitted: 1978, Illinois

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    One North Franklin
    Suite 1900
    Chicago, IL 60606

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    Last Updated: 11/16/2017

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