$27

million

Settlement
Trial Attorneys

Mark McNabola, Ruth Degnan

Trial Attorneys

Mark McNabola, Ruth Degnan

Product Liability - Family man paralyzed in a boating injury when he fell from the upper deck of a yacht. The offer by the insurance company for the defendant was only $3 million before trial and $25 million after three weeks of jury trial, offered after closing arguments.

We were able to have his claimed intoxication level of 0.23 BAC excluded from the trial on legal prowess. Settlement was upheld despite defense efforts to avoid payment.

Mark McNabola and Ruth Degnan were attorneys on the case.

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$20

million

Settlement
Lead Trial Attorney

Mark McNabola

Lead Trial Attorney

Mark McNabola

Construction Site Negligence - A man was demonstrating construction equipment known as a “man lift," and was elevated in the air. The lift collapsed, and the plaintiff suffered permanent injuries to his ankle and lower back. McNabola represented one of two seriously injured plaintiffs. Prior to trial, the offer was only $3 million.

The man lift platform collapsed due to deterioration of a critical connection, and two men were thrown 30 feet to the ground.  Mark McNabola was the lead attorney on the case.

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$14

million

Settlement
Lead Trial Attorney

Mark McNabola

Lead Trial Attorney

Mark McNabola

Medical Malpractice - Following induced labor, the unborn child suffered fetal distress, C-section delivery was delayed. The baby’s mother died from an amniotic fluid embolism during delivery and the baby suffered severe developmental delays.

Mark McNabola was the lead attorney on the case.

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$12

million

Settlement
Trial Attorneys

Mark McNabola, Ruth Degnan

Trial Attorneys

Mark McNabola, Ruth Degnan

Medical Malpractice - A 52 year old man suffered an anoxic brain injury following routine bowel surgery when doctors and nurses at a suburban hospital failed to properly monitor and treat post-operative metabolic changes. This case concluded after evidentiary rulings at the time of jury selection. The offer before trial was only $3 million.

Mark McNabola and Ruth Degnan were attorneys on the case.

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$10

million

Jury Verdict
Trial Attorneys

Mark McNabola, Ruth Degnan

Trial Attorneys

Mark McNabola, Ruth Degnan

Trucking Negligence - A grandmother who was rendered wheelchair dependent in a motor vehicle incident involving car versus truck. The offer for settlement prior to trial was only $2 million.

Mark McNabola and Ruth Degnan were attorneys on the case.

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$9.2

million

Settlement
Trial Attorneys

Mark McNabola, Ruth Degnan

Trial Attorneys

Mark McNabola, Ruth Degnan

Medical Malpractice - A young woman suffered amputations as a result of complications following surgery at a suburban hospital in a collar county of Chicago. The doctors and nurses failed to develop and implement an appropriate plan to manage blood thinning medications pre and post-operatively leading to severe clotting and tissue death. The case settled after evidentiary rulings at the time of jury selection. Offer before trial was only $2 million.

Mark McNabola and Ruth Degnan were attorneys on the case.

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$8.8

million

Jury Verdict
Lead Trial Attorney

Mark McNabola

Lead Trial Attorney

Mark McNabola

Trucking Negligence - A young girl was killed when she was struck by a vehicle that had previously collided with a bus that was traveling too fast for conditions. After a ten-day jury trial, a Cook County jury returned a verdict in favor of the family. According to the Jury Verdict Reporter, this is a record high verdict for the wrongful death of a minor in a motor vehicle accident. There was no offer for settlement by any defendant.

Mark McNabola was the lead attorney on the case.

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$7

million

Jury Verdict
Lead Trial Attorney

Mark McNabola

Lead Trial Attorney

Mark McNabola

Trucking Negligence - Cook County jury awarded $7 Million to a construction worker who lost his leg working on a City of Chicago site. As a result of the defendant’s failure to safely route traffic in the area the man was pinned against his truck by a driver. The defendant did not offer any money to settle the case.

Mark McNabola was the lead attorney on the case.

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$6

million

Settlement
Lead Trial Attorney

Mark McNabola

Lead Trial Attorney

Mark McNabola

Motorcycle Negligence - A teenager and her father were injured in a motorcycle accident. The 15 y/o suffered a severe fracture of her right ankle and has required multiple surgeries

Mark McNabola was the lead attorney on the case.

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