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November 7, 2017

Robert Clifford guest writes for Bakersfield.com's Community Voices section in a piece titled "How to stop more Vegas-style shootings". Read full article.


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October 26, 2017

Robert Clifford was quoted in an article titled, "MGM paying for hotel stay for Las Vegas shooting witness Jesus Campos." Read full article.


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Colin Dunn joins The John Williams Show to discuss a lawsuit he is representing against the Chicago Cubs due to a fan being hit in the face by a foul ball during a game at the Wrigley Field. Listen to the show.


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October 10, 2017

Man Who Says He Was Blinded by Foul Ball Sues Cubs, MLB. Read full article.


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October 9, 2017

Man who says he was blinded in eye by foul ball sues Cubs. Read full article.


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October 9, 2017

Schaumburg man hit, blinded by foul ball at Wrigley Field suing Cubs, MLB. Read full article.


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October 9, 2017

John "Jay" Loos, 60, was sitting in a "seat close to the field" at the Cubs’ Aug. 29 game against the Pittsburgh Pirates, according to a statement from Clifford Law Offices, the firm representing him. Read full article.


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October 9, 2017

Chicago man sues Cubs, MLB after foul ball leaves him blind in one eye. Read full article.


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October 9, 2017

Man sues Cubs, says foul ball at Wrigley blinded him in eye. Read full article.


ABC Chicago
October 9, 2017

Man suing Cubs, MLB after losing vision in left eye from foul ball at Wrigley Field. Read full article.


Los Angeles Times
October 9, 2017

Man who says he was blinded in eye by foul ball sues Cubs. Read full article.


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October 9, 2017

Colin Dunn from Clifford Law Offices is representing a man who is suing the Chicago Cubs and Major League Baseball after he was struck in the face by a foul ball at Wrigley Field. Read full article.


ESPN
October 9, 2017

A man who was blinded in the eye by foul ball is suing the Chicago Cubs. Read full article.


CBS NEWS
October 9, 2017

A man is at risk of going completely blind after being hit by a foul ball during a Cubs game at the Wrigley field. Read full article.


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October 9, 2017

John "Jay" Loos, 60, says he permanently lost the sight in his left eye when the ball hit him at Wrigley on August 29 in a game against the Pittsburgh Pirates, according to his attorneys at Clifford Law Offices. Read full article.


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October 9, 2017

Jay Loos has hired attorney Colin Dunn from Clifford Law Offices. He wants Major League Baseball to expand netting past the dugouts to protect anyone in what he calls a "hot zone" where a foul ball can strike at incredible speed. Read full article.


boston.com
October 9, 2017

John "Jay" Loos of Schaumburg says in the lawsuit filed by the Clifford Law Offices that he was sitting near the field during an August 29 game at Wrigley when he was struck. Read full article.


CHICAGO SUNTIMES
October 9, 2017

A northwest suburban man who permanently lost sight in his left eye after he was hit by a line-drive foul ball in August at Wrigley Field is suing Major League Baseball and the Chicago Cubs. Read full article.


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October 5, 2017

A Cubs fan is at risk of going completely blind after being hit by a foul ball during a game in August, CBS Chicago reports. He has hired attorney Colin Dunn from Clifford Law Offices. Read full article.


Legal Reader

September 26, 2017

Bradley Cosgrove quoted in a Legal Reader article titled, "Illinois Woman Awarded $4.5 Million for Injury at Wells Fargo" regarding the record verdict Clifford Law Offices obtained in Dupage County involving a personal injury case against Wells Fargo. Read full article.


Daily Herald
September 22, 2017

Clifford Law Offices obtains record $4.5 Million verdict in Dupage County injury case against Wells Fargo. Read full article.



September 21, 2017

Aurora woman injured by broken door at Wells Fargo office awarded $4.5 million. Clifford Law Offices obtains record verdict in Dupage County. Read full article.


Daily Herald
September 22, 2017

Clifford Law Offices is mentioned in Daily Herald in regards to a 42-year-old woman who suffers injuries after a metal door closer at a Wells Fargo branch office became detached and struck her in the head. Read full article.


USA Today
September 22, 2017

Shannon McNulty from Clifford Law Offices is quoted in a USA Today article titled, "Do you want to sue Equifax over the cyberbreach? Winning a lawsuit may not be so easy." Read full article.


CNBC
September 22, 2017

Shannon McNulty is quoted in CNBC about the 2017 Equifax data breach. Read full article.


U.S. News & World Report
September 21, 2017

Bradley Cosgrove obtained a $4.5 million verdict involving a personal injury case against Wells Fargo. Read full article.


CHICAGO SUNTIMES
September 21, 2017

Bradley Cosgrove obtained a record $4.5 million verdict in Dupage County, Illinois, involving a personal injury case against Wells Fargo. "We are satisfied that the jury followed the law and understood the issues so that justice was served. This verdict will provide necessary medical care to ensure that Amy can obtain lifelong treatment," Cosgrove said. Read full article.


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September 13, 2017

Shannon McNulty is quoted in a National Law Journal article about the 2017 Equifax data breach. Read full article.


Crain’s Chicago Business
September 11, 2017

Will Equifax's hacker woes bring Chicago rival TransUnion down? Shannon McNulty of Clifford Law Offices who oversees consumer fraud cases, notes that if such a significant intrusion can happen to Equifax, it can happen at Equifax's rivals. Read full article.


Chicago Daily Law Bulletin
August 30, 2017

Robert P. Walsh Jr. was quoted in an article titled, "Partial amputee settles for $2.25M after crash" in Chicago Daily Law Bulletin. Read full article.


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August 30, 2017

Shannon McNulty, attorney with extensive experience handling wrongful death claims in product liability, medical malpractice and other cases shared tips to win a trial with a deceased plaintiff and maximize damages with LAW360. Read full article.


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August 16, 2017

Six lawyers from Clifford Law Offices have been named to the 2018 Edition of Best Lawyers, the oldest and most respected peer review publication in the legal profession. Read full article.


Daily Herald
August 16, 2017

Six Clifford Law Offices attorneys were named to the 2018 Best Lawyers in America list. Read full article.


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August 1, 2017

Robert A. Clifford writes an article titled, "The $750 Pill" in Chicago Lawyer Magazine. Read full article.


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July 2017

Susan Capra and Shannon McNulty, partners, as well as Sarah F. King, associate, all have been named the Most Influential Women Lawyers in Chicago by Crain's Custom Media. Read full article.


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June 1, 2017

Robert A. Clifford writes an article titled, "The Case Against Hugs" in Chicago Lawyer Magazine. Read full article.


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May 1, 2017

Robert A. Clifford writes an article titled, "Word from Washington" in Chicago Lawyer Magazine. Read full article.


Daily Herald
April 21, 2017

Bradley M. Cosgrove obtained a record $940,000.00 on behalf of a girl who sustained injuries to her thumb due to a dog bite after she was asked to help a veterinary employee capture a runaway animal. Read full article.


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April 1, 2017

Robert A. Clifford writes an article titled, "The Evidence for Evidence" in Chicago Lawyer Magazine. Read full article.


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March 27, 2017

Robert A. Clifford writes an article titled, "Letter to editor: Congress taking aim at right to trial by jury" in Chicago Daily Law Bulletin about bills that are being pushed through congress. Read full article.


Top Class ActionsMarch 13, 2017

An Illinois man accuses several nationwide pharmacies of failing to correctly apply Medicare benefits to the purchase of insulin pump supplies. Plaintiff is represented by attorney Shannon M. McNulty of Clifford Law Offices. Read full article.


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February 1, 2017

Robert A. Clifford writes an article titled, "TV's Bull is Just That" in Chicago Lawyer Magazine. Read full article.


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December 12, 2016

Two workers settled for $18.5 million after being injured following a train derailment. According to Clifford Law Offices, the two workers settled for $18.5 million. Read full article.


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December 12, 2016

Clifford Law Offices represented two railroad workers who suffered serious burns reached a settlement agreement. Read full article.


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December 12, 2016

Two workers settled for $18.5 million after suffering serious burns. "This incident was completely avoidable had the companies involved taken reasonable precautions," Clifford said following the settlement. Read full article.


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December 12, 2016

Two workers will get a $18.5 million settlement after they were seriously injured in a flash fire in Kentucky in 2012. "These men and their families are changed forever said attorney Bob Clifford. Burns are very serious injuries - both painful and disfiguring." Read full article.


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December 12, 2016

Railroad workers that were injured in 2012 have reached a settlement. Clifford Law Offices represented the victims. Read full article.


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December 12, 2016

Partners at Clifford Law Offices, Robert Clifford and Colin Dunn, represented 38-year-old Tony Carillo and 28-year-old Greg Powers in the case. Both men are employees of RJ Corman Derailment Services in Nicholasville, Ky.


Leading Lawyers

November 9, 2016

LeadingLawyers.com interviews Sean P. Driscoll, Partner at Clifford Law Offices. Driscoll practices at a level that many of his contemporaries won't accomplish for years, if ever. Read full article.


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October 7, 2016

Plaintiffs' attorney Robert A. Clifford speaks with Bloomberg Law on the topic "Should Safety Worries Rob Fun Out of Theme Park Rides?" saying the amusement park industry's legislative arm, the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA), has a "large lobbying presence in Washington, D.C. and to date has successfully lobbied against federal oversight." Read full article.


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October 6, 2016

Robert Clifford interviewed by Bloomberg BNA in their "Theme Park Accidents Spur Lawsuits, Safety Concerns" article. Clifford, founder and senior partner at Clifford Law Offices in Chicago, has long followed amusement park safety and litigation. Read full article.


October 5, 2016

The mother of a recent Loyola University graduate who was fatally struck by a flatbed truck as she rode her bicycle in the city's Roscoe Village neighborhood last week filed a wrongful death lawsuit Tuesday, claiming negligence by the truck's driver. Surveillance video from a nearby business captured the horrific crash, said attorney Bob Clifford, whose firm is representing Kondrasheva's family. Read full article.


ABC Chicago

October 5, 2016

Mother of bicyclist fatally struck by truck in Chicago files suit. ABC7 includes a statement from attorney Robert Clifford: "Chicago has become a very bike-friendly town, and all drivers should know to expect bicyclists will be in the bike lanes because that's what they are there for," Read full article.


Chicago Daily Herald

October 4, 2016

Daily Herald covers the wrongful death lawsuit filed by the mother of a 23-year old bicyclist who was fatally struck by truck in Chicago. "A bicyclist is defenseless when a truck driver is so negligent as to not take precautions to avoid them," attorney Robert Clifford said. Read full article.


cbs chicago

October 4, 2016

The mother of a 23-year-old bicyclist fatally struck by a truck last week in the North Center neighborhood filed a lawsuit Tuesday against the truck driver and his employer. Robert Clifford, attorney, quoted. Read full article.


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October 4, 2016

Chicago Sun Times covers the wrongful death lawsuit filed by other of bicyclist fatally struck by truck in Chicago. "A bicyclist is defenseless when a truck driver is so negligent as to not take precautions to avoid them," attorney Robert Clifford said. Read full article.


September 30, 2016

Owners face a decision about what to do with their Volkswagen in regards to the VW class-action case. Shannon McNulty, a partner with Chicago-based Clifford Law Offices, which has represented some VW owners, said most consumers are indicating that they will sell the car back to VW. Read full article.


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September 21, 2016

Pantagraph covers the "Class action approved for federal lawsuit vs. State Farm" story quoting "About 4.7 million policyholders with the Bloomington-based insurance giant could benefit from an estimated $7.6 billion payout, according to Clifford Law Offices, the Chicago-based law firm representing the policyholders." Read full article.


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September 20, 2016

Insurance News Net covers the State Farm Class Action including a statement from Clifford Law Offices which is representing policyholders. Read full article.


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September 19, 2016

The Rock River Times covers ‘dark money’ case gets class action status quoting CLO and saying "According to the complaint, State Farm and related defendants allegedly "perpetrat[ed] a scheme through an enterprise specifically designed to defraud Plaintiffs and Class out of a $1.05 billion judgment." Read full article.


September 19, 2016

Chicago Tribune covers Clifford Law Offices, which is representing policyholders in the article "State Farm policyholders get class-action status in $1 billion RICO lawsuit". Read full article.


September 19, 2016

Crain’s Chicago Business covers the "$7.6 billion 'dark money' suit against State Farm" case including a statement from Clifford Law Offices, which represents the plaintiffs. Read full article.


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August 17, 2016

Chicago Lawyer spoke with a few veteran attorneys to learn how the field of personal injury is evolving. Brad Cosgrove, Partner, Clifford Law Offices is interviewed. Read full article.


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August 11, 2016

The family of a man who died after he was given 10 times the ordered dosage of an anti-viral medication at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in 2010 has been awarded a $3.3 million judgment. CLO represented the family in the lawsuit. Read full article.


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August 11, 2016

Keith A. Hebeisen, who represented the victim’s family with Sarah F. King of Clifford Law Offices, quoted in CBS Chicago about recent $3.3 Million verdict for family of man given overdose at Northwestern Hospital. Read full article.


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August 11, 2016

Sarah F. King and Keith A. Hebeisen of Clifford Law Offices, obtained the $3.3 Million verdict against Northwestern Hospital following a one-week trial. Read full article.


ABC Chicago

April 26, 2016

A Cook County jury awarded a Chicago woman $22.7 million in a wrongful death case after her husband was killed by a speeding truck on Interstate 294. Read full article.


Chicago Fox 32

April 26, 2016

The widow of a man killed in a crash four years ago on the Tri-State Tollway in the western suburbs has been awarded $22.7 million in a wrongful death lawsuit, the largest verdict in Cook County in more than a decade. Read full article.


CBS Chicago

April 26, 2016

Chicago Widow Awarded One Of The Largest Settlements In Cook County History. Read full article.


Sun Times

April 26, 2016

The widow of a man killed in a crash four years ago on the Tri-State Tollway in the western suburbs has been awarded $22.7 million in a wrongful death lawsuit, the largest verdict in Cook County in more than a decade. Read full article.


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April 26, 2016

A Cook County jury has awarded $22.7 million to a woman whose husband died in 2012 in a multi-car wreck on I-294 in Chicago's western suburbs, allegedly caused by a man with drugs in his system while behind the wheel of a truck. Read full article.


Chicago Daily Law Bulletin

April 26, 2016A

Cook County jury awarded more than $35 million to plaintiffs in a combined Daley Center trial on Monday. Read full article.


April 26, 2016

Chicago Daily Herald

A $22.7 million judgment -- believed to be the largest wrongful-death verdict in Cook County in the past decade -- was awarded to the family of a 31-year-old Union man who was killed in a 2012 crash on I-294 just north of Roosevelt Road. Read full article.


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January 4, 2016

Craig Squillace and Michael Krzak in Syd Jerome Magazine in an article called "The Office," Chicago Style. Sean Driscoll, Esq. was also quoted in the article. View a PDF of the article.


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December 7, 2015

Robert A. Clifford, Founder and Senior Partner at Clifford Law Offices and Trustee of the Naples Children & Education Foundation was interviewed by WINK News for a piece on early childhood care. The Foundation's annual Winter Wine Festival raises funds to help children with dental care and eye care. Watch Interview.


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November 12, 2015

Kevin Durkin, aviation attorney with Clifford Law Offices in Chicago quoted about the pilots in Hawker jet Accident saying "if they weren't dealing with an emergency, their cockpit instruments should have indicated that they were too low". Read Full article.


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November 12, 2015

Craig J. Squillace, an associate at Clifford Law Offices quoted in Chicago Daily Law Bulletin article titled "Will County record $4M settlement for highway Accident" about wrongful-death suit.


November 3, 2015

Senior Partner, Robert A. Clifford penned a piece titled " What Lincoln Means to Me" which was published in the February/March issue of the 2009 Chicago Bar Association (CBA) Record. Read the entire article here.


October 26, 2015

Robert A. Clifford was interviewed in a piece by the Men’s Book (Modern Luxury Magazine) for their section on The Lowdown VIPs. Clifford spoke about his television appearances, bringing style to the courtroom and art in Chicago. Read the entire article " What About Bob."


October 22, 2015

The National Law Review featured Personal Injury Lawyer Bob Clifford and Clifford Law Offices in an article titled " To Specialize or Not to Specialize, That is the Question for Attorneys." The piece states, "He chose Clifford because he is well branded as the leader in aviation and personal injury litigation. We didn’t speak to any other law firms because who could possibly be better? "


September 25, 2015

MSN‘s Medical section featured an article titled "Volkswagen Hires Kirkland Ellis to Defend Emissions Cases." The piece mentions the Chicago law firm, "VW has brought in Kirkland & Ellis after several law firms in the US, including Clifford Law and Hagens Berman, filed class action law suits against the German company." Read full article here.


September 25, 2015

BBC interviews Bob Clifford of Clifford Law Offices in Chicago who filed a class action on behalf of VW customers on 9/22/15. "Actions will be filed in district courts around the country," he says. "These will be consolidated in a ‘multi-district litigation’, resulting in one very large overall claim to be heard in front of a single federal judge."


September 24, 2015

The New York Times includes Clifford Law Offices in this news breakdown over Volkswagen’s evasion of U.S. emissions controls stating that "Clifford Law Offices, based in Chicago, says it is filing a complaint to the Northern District of Illinois alleging that VW engaged in deceptive and fraudulent business practices."


September 23, 2015

Clifford Law Offices was mentioned in The Guardian about how VW hired BP oil spill lawyers to defend emissions cases. Several law firms in the US, including Clifford Law Offices, have filed class action law suits against the German company.


September 23, 2015

The Honorable Henry R. Simmons (Ret.), Managing Partner at Clifford Law Offices, and Clifford Law is representing two Volkswagen owners who have filed a class action lawsuit against VW. Simmons (Ret.) joins Roe & Anna with a first-hand look at the future of this litigation and the extent of damages.


September 22, 2015
Chicago Tribune covers VW lawsuit filed on Chicago plantiff’s behalf by class action lawyer Robert Clifford. The lawsuit seeks class action status, compensatory damages, including those for "emotional distress," and legal fees. The plaintiffs are seeking a jury trial.


September 22, 2015
ABC News includes in their Volkswagen emissions scandal story that in Chicago, a class action lawsuit was filed on behalf of Micah Dorn, who bought a TDI Clean Diesel engine Volkswagen Jetta in 2013, the suit filed by attorney Robert Clifford.


September 22, 2015
ABC 7 Chicago covers the VW emissions scandal interviewing Robert Clifford: "There are nearly 500,000 vehicles that are subject to this issue of manipulating the results of environmental testing and the impact of these allegations, if proven to be true by the government, are enormous for the consuming public," says Clifford.


September 22, 2015
Bob Clifford quoted in Bloomberg Business in " Volkswagen Owners Want Payback" article. "While it’s too early to say how VW diesel owners would be compensated, possibilities include payment for a vehicle’s loss of value, punitive damages for the company’s intentional misconduct and even money for people’s emotional distress" according to Clifford.


July 1, 2015
Prosecuting attorney and principal partner at Clifford Law Offices, Robert A. Clifford was mentioned in an article about the Eastland Disaster by Marina City Online titled " Eastland owners and crew ‘not guilty’ in capsizing that killed 844." Clifford for the prosecution wrote his own closing arguments for the mock trial about the 1915 disaster in commemoration of its 100th anniversary.


June 20, 2015
Robert A. Clifford was featured in an article by Chicago Daily Law Bulletin titled " 100 years later, the jury convenes in Eastland Disaster." Clifford was quoted about the S.S. Eastland, "As part of one of the history classes, they talked about the most tragic disaster ever to occur in the Chicagoland area."


June 15, 2015
Founder and senior partner at Clifford Law Offices, Bob Clifford was interviewed by Shia Kapos for a piece titled " Bob Clifford’s going to an 800th birthday party." Clifford said of the historic document, "It’s the fundamental framework that gives separation of power between government and people."


June 9, 2015
Clifford Law Offices Managing Partner Henry Simmons (Ret.) was quoted in a FOX 32 News article titled " Family of woman fatally struck by CTA bus in Loop files lawsuit." "If the facts uncover some deficit in either training or equipment, we will bring it to the light and we’ll do that through the lawsuit and through the public forum that is provided through the court system," said Simmons (Ret.) in an interview.


June 9, 2015
Robert A. Clifford was quoted in an article titled " Lawsuit filed by children of woman killed in CTA bus crash" in the Chicago Tribune. "The Coath family was in the midst of planning Aimee’s daughter’s wedding and now this terrible tragedy has struck," said Robert A. Clifford, senior partner of Clifford Law Offices. "This incident was so avoidable. The driver should have exercised more care in the operation of this bus. Aimee has been described as such a loving mother and a wonderful person. Her death is just so senseless."


March 29, 2015
Kevin P. Durkin was quoted in an article titled " Liability for Germanwings Crash May Still Rest With Airline, Insurer" in the Wall Street Journal. "Lufthansa could be liable for more than the approximately $150,000 the families of victims are automatically entitled to receive under international rules governing commercial flying", said Durkin, a personal injury lawyer specializing in aviation at Clifford Law Offices.


March 27, 2015
The Washington Post featured a quote by Clifford Law Offices aviation Accident attorney Kevin P. Durkin in a piece titled " Germanwings Co-Pilot Was Unfit to Work on Day of Crash." Read his quote and the full article here.


March 27, 2015
Bloomberg Businessweek quoted Kevin P. Durkin was in an article titled " Germanwings Crash Cause Means Recoveries ‘Uncapped’." Durkin, an air crash liability attorney with Chicago’s Clifford Law Offices, said in a phone interview on Thursday, "That does not limit a person’s recovery." Read full article here.


March 27, 2015
The Week published a piece titled " Families of Germanwings crash victims may be able to seek unlimited liabilities" quoting Kevin P. Durkin. Durkin, an air crash attorney at Clifford Law Offices in Chicago, told Bloomberg.com that the convention "does not limit a person’s recovery," and the claimants may be able to seek more.


March 18, 2015
Pantagraph.com featured a quote by Robert A. Clifford in the article "Yellow Cab files for bankruptcy after $26 million verdict." Read the entire piece here.


March 18, 2015
A piece titled "Yellow Cab files for bankruptcy after verdict" published by Northwest Herald features a quote by Bob Clifford of Clifford Law Offices. Read full press story here.


March 18, 2015
CBS Chicago published article that featured a quote by Clifford Law Offices founder Bob Clifford. Clifford said, "If you’re going to hold your brand out to the community and let the people rely on it, then you can’t have it both ways. You can’t get us to buy into that and then run away from responsibility if something goes wrong." Read the entire story " Yellow Cab Files For Bankruptcy After Getting Hit With $26 Million Verdict."


March 18, 2015
Chicago’s NBC-TV Channel 5 published a story titled " Yellow Cab Files For Bankruptcy After $26 Million Verdict Source." In the article the Plaintiff’s attorney Robert A. Clifford was quoted saying the bankruptcy filing means his clients "may never see a dime."


March 18, 2015
WAND Channel 17 in Illinois featured a quote by Bob Clifford of Clifford Law Offices in an article titled " Yellow Cab files for bankruptcy after $26 million verdict." Clifford said the bankruptcy filing means his clients "may never see a dime."


March 18, 2015
ABC 7 Eyewitness News in Chicago published a piece titled " Yellow Cab Chicago Hit with $26M Verdict, Files for Bankruptcy." Personal injury attorney for passenger Marc M. Jacobs, Robert A. Clifford was quoted in the article.


March 18, 2015
Robert A. Clifford was quoted in an article published by the Chicago Sun-Times. Clifford said in the article, that he believes the bankruptcy filing was "a long-planned ploy to avoid responsibility" for paying the judgment. Read the full story here.


March 18, 2015
Clifford Law Offices was featured in an article in Crain’s Chicago Business about the Yellow Cab company filing for bankruptcy protection less than 24 hours after well-known plaintiff’s attorney Bob Clifford won a $25.9 million jury verdict against it. Read Bob’s quote and the full piece titled " Yellow Cab files bankruptcy after $26 million verdict" here.


March 18, 2015
The Chicago Tribune interviewed personal injury lawyer, Robert A. Clifford on the company that operates Yellow Cab in Chicago recently filing for bankruptcy protection hours after a $26 Million verdict awarded to a real estate agent who was severely brain damaged in a high-speed taxi crash. Read the full article " Yellow Cab bankruptcy means couple may not see ‘a dime’ of $26M verdict" here.


March 9, 2015
The American Bar Association shared Chicago lawyer, Robert A. Clifford’s advice on video deposition preparation in a recent article titled " Video Depositions: Essentials, Resources." Read full article here.


March 3, 2015
Robert A. Clifford, founder and principal partner of Clifford Law Offices located in Chicago ranked at #76 on Chicago Magazine’s 2015 The Power 100 List. The fourth annual list of Chicagoans is based on who has the most clout and why. View the entire list here.


January 20, 2015
Pamela Sakowicz Menaker, Communications Partner at Clifford Law Offices, a nationally recognized personal injury and wrongful death law firm in Chicago, was featured in an article published in Medill Magazine’s Winter 2015 issue. Read the piece titled " Journalist. Attorney. She’s Both." in it’s entirety.


2014

December 10, 2014
Bob Clifford, founder and senior partner at Clifford Law Offices, a nationally recognized personal injury and wrongful death law firm in Chicago, wrote an article published in the Chicago Tribune. Read the full piece titled " Who bankrolls the Illinois Supreme Court?" here.


October 21, 2014
Robert A. Clifford of Clifford Law Offices penned an article that was published in the American Bar Association (ABA) GPSolo publication for their September/October 2014 Vol. 31 No. 5 issue. The piece on the topic of jury selection is titled "How to Pick and Talk to a Jury: Plaintiff Perspective." Read full story here.


September 26, 2014
Aviation injury attorney, Robert A. Clifford of Clifford Law Offices was profiled in an article by Law 360. In the piece Clifford recalls his experience of working for Chicago injury litigator Philip Corboy. "What an incredible experience for a young lawyer to have," Clifford said. "That was what attracted me to injury litigation: that it was a challenge. Read full story here.


August 27, 2014
Colin H. Dunn, partner at Clifford Law Offices penned an article in Chicago Daily Law Bulletin titled " Governmental immunity and the quest for a ‘willful and wanton’ escape hatch." Dunn concentrates in personal injury and aviation law and handles complex and mass tort litigation. Read full piece here.


July 31, 2014
Senior partner at Clifford Law Offices in Chicago, Robert A. Clifford was quoted in a piece published in Malaysian Air Geopolitic Victims on Hard Road to Recovery" here.


July 30, 2014
Clifford Law Offices filed a lawsuit on behalf of Andrzej Kolodziel, who was appointed as independent administrator of the estate for a 6-year-old boy from Justice who drowned at the Bridgeview Park District pool. Read the full article " Villages, park districts sued over Justice boy’s death."


July 23, 2014
Robert A. Clifford spoke to the all-news WTOP-FM radio station in Washington, D.C., regarding the downing of the Malaysian Flight MH-17. Radio show hosts Mike Moss and Joan Jones spoke with Clifford about how air carriers are common carriers which means they have the "highest duty of care to their passengers. Listen to full interview here.


July 23, 2014
Bob Clifford, a senior partner at Clifford Law Offices in Chicago, has handled and led litigation on behalf of aviation crash victims nationally and internationally for three decades, spoke with Host Gil Gross of San Francisco’s The Gil Gross Program about planes refusing to fly to Israel and what that means for passenger. Listen to entire podcast.


July 23, 2014
Robert A. Clifford was quoted in an article published in Columbus CEO Magazine by the Associated Press. Read the full piece written by Roberto Ferdman " Liability in Flight 17 Crash Could Reach $1 Billion" here.


July 22, 2014
Robert A. Clifford, partner at Clifford Law Offices was quoted in an article by the Washington Post titled "Total liability in Flight 17 crash could climb to $1 billion." "It was widely known that three military planes had been downed in that airspace, said Clifford. Read the full article here.


July 22, 2014
An op-ed piece on the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH-17 written by Robert A. Clifford, aviation Accident lawyer at Clifford Law Offices in Chicago, was published in the July 21, 2014 edition of the San Francisco Chronicle SFGate.com newspaper. Read the piece " Action Needed to Protect Flights from War Zones" here.


July 19, 2014
Aviation Accident attorney, Robert A. Clifford was quoted in an article published by the Chicago Tribune titled " Liability in Flight 17 crash could reach $1 billion." Clifford said, "Although the airline was fundamentally minding its own business – it was flying in international skies, 1,000 feet above the 32,000 feet claimed as official Ukrainian airspace…" Read the full article here.


June 20, 2014
WLNE-TV ABC Channel 6 featured an a news piece on their website titled " Injured circus acrobats plan lawsuit over Accident." The article gave information on four of the acrobats who spoke in the Clifford Law Offices Press Conference on June 17th, 2014 at Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital in Boston. To read the full story please click here.


June 20, 2014
An article published by Boston.com reported on the news on the group of circus acrobats injured during a hair-hanging performance in Providence in May who have retained the services of Chicago-based Clifford Law Offices. Read the full article titled " Acrobats in Circus Stunt Gone Wrong Lawyer Up" here.


June 17, 2014
ABC Channel 7 Eyewitness News showcased an article on their site titled " Chicago law firm to represent 7 of 8 acrobats injured in circus stunt." The article told of how Clifford Law Offices has been hired to represent the seven circus acrobats hurt during a stunt in Rhode Island. Read the full piece here.


May 19, 2014
The Chicago Daily Law Bulletin featured an original article by Colin H. Dunn. Dunn is a partner at Clifford Law Offices who concentrates in personal injury and aviation law and handles complex and mass tort litigation. To read the full story please click here, "School loses bid for immunity in suit over girl’s fall in ‘cafetorium’."


May 8, 2014
Pam Zekman of CBS-TV Channel 2 in Chicago interviewed Robert Clifford for a television segment titled 2 Investigators: Some Trucking Firms On Federal Watch List For Safety Violations. "This is a systemic problem in the trucking industry that is wreaking havoc on roads across America every single day," says Clifford. Watch video interview.


April 23, 2014
Founder and principal partner, Clifford Law Offices, Robert A. Clifford ranked #76 on Chicago Magazine’s 2014 The Power 100 List. Influence, ability, and clout decide who ranks where on Chicago’s third annual list.


April 18, 2014
The Chicago Tribune featured Clifford Law Offices in their Business Section in a piece titled " Woman who suffered stroke awarded $14 million in birth control case." The article states that a Cook County jury awarded $14 million to an Elmwood Park woman who suffered a severe stroke after using a controversial birth control medication. Read full story.


April 18, 2014
Bradley M. Cosgrove, partner at Clifford Law Offices was featured in the Illinois News Network for obtaining a $14 million verdict against the prescribing doctor on behalf of a 37-year-old Chicago woman who suffered a severe disabling stroke 13 days after starting the birth control medication Yasmin. Read full story. Read full article here.


April 2, 2014
Chicago based aviation Accident lawyer Robert A. Clifford, was quoted in an article in the New York Times titled " With Plane Still Missing, Legal Moves for Payouts Start." Clifford said, "he had been contacted by a lawyer in Texas claiming to speak for a Flight 370 family. But he emphasized that no one should rush into litigation." Read full article here.


March 28, 2014
Robert Clifford of Clifford Law Offices was quoted in an article in the Chicago Tribune titled " Legal action over Flight 370 raises questions." Clifford’s Chicago based law firm has represented hundreds of plane crash victims and their families over the past 30 years. Read Full Story


March 28, 2014
Bob Clifford of Clifford Law Offices spoke with Matt Bubala and Anna Davlantes from WGN 720 Chicago Radio about the recent, and arguably premature lawsuit that has been filed against Boeing after the Malaysian flight disappearance. Listen to the full podcast of the show " Missing Malaysian Airliner: Bob Clifford talks Boeing Lawsuit."


March 20, 2014
An op-ed piece on the Malaysia Airlines mystery written by Robert A. Clifford, senior partner at Clifford Law Offices in Chicago, was published in the March 20, 2014 edition of the San Francisco Chronicle newspaper. Read the article "Two Essential Tools Would Prevent Repeat of Malaysian Mystery" here.


March 17, 2014
Bob Clifford was featured in a Chicago Sun Times piece titled " Read full story


March 7, 2014
Kevin P. Durkin, a partner at Clifford Law Offices since 1993 was featured along with his four brothers in an article titled " The Durkin Bunch" in the March 2014 issue of Chicago Lawyer Magazine. The piece states that after decades of practice, the Durkins have left a mark on Illinois’ legal history. Read the full story on the Durkin Family here.


February 18, 2014
Robert Clifford, founder and principal partner of Clifford Law Offices, was named one of Chicago Magazine’s Top 100 Most Powerful Chicagoans in 2014. Clifford placed #76 on the third annual "The Power 100" list that ranks according to influence, ability, and clout.


February 7, 2014
The Chicago Daily Law Bulletin featured Clifford Law Offices in a story about a Carroll County jury who awarded record verdicts totaling $16 million to the families of two teens killed in a 2010 grain bin Accident in northwestern Illinois. Highlighted in the piece were Kevin P. Durkin, a partner at Clifford Law who represented the Whitebread and Pacas families along with associate Sean Patrick Driscoll. To read the full story on the grain bin Accident lawsuits please click here, " Grain bin Accident nets $16M."


February 1, 2014
The Clifford Law Offices were featured in an article by Dustin J. Seibert
of Chicago Lawyer Magazine titled " Spaces: A setting that puts clients at ease." The piece highlights information on the plaintiff personal-injury firm and the warm design aesthetic of it’s interior. Bob Clifford’s goal is to make all current and potential clients, many of whom are going through a very difficult time, feel as comfortable as possible when entering his firm.


January 16, 2014
The Chicago Daily Law Bulletin featured a story on Emma Krzak, the daughter of Clifford Law Offices attorney Michael S. Krzak, who underwent an experimental procedure to treat a form of eye cancer. To read the entire piece and how Michael Krzak and others in Chicago’s legal community joined a bicycling event to raise money for the cancer treatment, please click here, " His Daughter, His Hero."


2013

November 5, 2013
The Chicago Daily Law Bulletin reported on the absorbing and merging of the firm with the Law Office of Kenneth C. Chessick, M.D. To read the entire story of Dr. Chessick becoming Of Counsel to the firm and the addition of three associates, please click here, " Clifford Law Offices gains 4 attorneys, 50 med-mal cases. "


October 25, 2013
A quote by Chicago personal injury attorney, Robert A. Clifford was featured on Yahoo! Finance. Clifford said, "We created this symposium 20 years ago to create a platform to discuss critical issues, foster ideas with rigor and to challenge one another." Read the full piece titled, "2014 Clifford Symposium Focuses on Civil Justice In America".


September 9, 2013
Robert Clifford quoted in Skokie Patch article titled, " Skokie Patch Patient Sue Advocate Medical Group Over Stolen Records."


September 7, 2013
Clifford Law Offices Attorney, Robert Clifford was featured in a piece on ModernHealthcare.com about a state class-action lawsuit in the article "Advocate Health Care sued following massive data breach." To read more about the case visit.


September 6, 2013
Chicago law firm, Clifford Law Offices, was quoted in the Daily Herald article titled " Advocate Medical Group sued over stolen patient records." Read the full article online here.


September 6, 2013
Clifford Law Offices mentioned in Fox Chicago for their statement regarding a class action that was filed over the theft of Advocate Medical Group computers. Read the article online here.


September 6, 2013
Robert Clifford was quoted in the San Francisco Chronicle in an article titled "Theft of Patient Data Prompts Class-Action Lawsuit" regarding the class-action suit against Advocate Medical Group.


September 6, 2013
Principal Partner at Clifford Law, Robert A. Clifford, was quoted in 89 WLS, a local Chicago radio station. Robert is mentioned in the article titled, "Patients file suit over theft of Advocate Medical Group computers" and can be read online here.


September 6, 2013
Robert Clifford, trial lawyer at Clifford Law Offices, is quoted in the Southtown Star article, " Patients sue Advocate Group over data theft".


September 6, 2013
Robert Clifford, principal partner at Clifford Law Offices, was quoted in The Courier-News regarding patients who filed a lawsuit over the theft of Advocate Medical Group computers. Read the full article online here.


September 6, 2013
Clifford Law Offices are representing affected victims after a massive data breach at Advocate Medical Group. Read the Healthcare It News article, "Health slapped with lawsuit after massive data breach" here.


September 6, 2013
Trial lawyer Robert A. Clifford was quoted in eSecurity Planet regarding a lawsuit over a massive data breach. The full article can be read online here.


September 6, 2013
Trial lawyer, Robert A. Clifford, was quoted in Chicago Sun-Times article "Patients file suit over theft of Medical Group computers". Read the full article and learn why this lawsuit is taken place. Read full article.


September 6, 2013
Robert Clifford was quoted in the biggest newspaper in Central Illinois, The Pantagraph. In this article Clifford is quoted regarding the lawsuit against Advocate Medical Group. Read the full Pantagraph article online here.


September 6, 2013
Robert A. Clifford was featured in a My Fox Memphis article titled, " Class action filed over theft of Advocate Medical Group computers". In this piece Clifford comments on the theft of the computers from Advocate Medical Group.


August 29, 2013
The Chicago Daily Law Bulletin featured a cover story on Robert A. Clifford titled "How Bob Clifford changed a state law." The piece tells how a New York dinner sparked development of statute setting timetable for settlement payments. To read the entire story or download PDF click here.


August 7, 2013
Clifford Law Offices was quoted in Le Devoir, a French news site. The article titled, "Lac-Mégantic: une requête pour authorisation d’un recours collectif a été depose", can be read online here.


August 3, 2013
Principal partner at Clifford Law Offices, Richard F. Burke was quoted in the Chicago Tribune article titled, "Lawsuits filed after 2 injured when water tower falls in Lincoln Park". Read about the lawsuit in this online article here.


August 3, 2013
Richard F. Burke was quoted in WGN-TV, a television station located in Chicago, Illinois, regarding a couple injured by a falling water tank. "People living in densely populated neighborhoods need to know these aging water tanks are safe," Richard says. Read more about the lawsuit here.


August 2, 2013
Richard F. Burke was quoted in a My Fox Chicago article titled. "Two victims injured in water tank Accident file lawsuit". In this piece Burke discusses the lawsuit that has been filed by a couple who was injured in Chicago’s Lincoln Park. Read the full My Fox Chicago article online here.


August 2, 2013
Trial lawyer at Clifford Law, Richard F. Burke, was quoted in CBS Chicago, regarding a couple who was injured by a falling water tank. "We are immediately seeking all maintenance and inspection records for this building and its water tank," said Richard. Read the full CBS Chicago article online here.


August 2, 2013
Trial lawyer, Richard F. Burked, was quoted in NBC Chicago’s article "Two Injured in Water Tank Crash File Suit". Read the full article and learn more the lawsuit here.


July 15, 2013
Bradley Cosgrove, a partner at Clifford Law Offices was quoted in an article featured on Canadian Press source, CTV News in "Lac-Megantic residents file first class-action lawsuit." Cosgrove states, "I think the best way to phrase it is that Illinois does not have limits on wrongful-death damages." Read the full article here.


July 15, 2013
Global News of Canada profiled Clifford Law Offices, a law firm that specializes in transportation disasters in it’s article titled "Legal battle begins in Megantic: lawsuit motion filed." Read full article here.


July 15, 2013
Chicago trial lawyer, Bradley Cosgrove, was quoted on Droit-Inc, a Quebec news site. Read the online article here.


July 15, 2013
Clifford Law Offices quoted in article on class-action lawsuit in Canada’s Times Colonist. To read the complete online article visit this link " The legal battle begins in Lac-Megantic: first class-action lawsuit motion filed."


May 20, 2013
Chicago trial lawyer, Robert A. Clifford, Esq. was featured on WTVP, a PBS television station. Clifford was interviewed by Ed Sutkowski on the show, Interesting People in episode #305. Watch as he discusses about his professional life in this video here.


April 30, 2013
Bob Clifford was interviewed by Dialogue Magazine from DePaul University College of Law in an article titled "Q&A with Bob Clifford." Clifford discusses the future of the legal profession as well as his efforts to parse ethical challenges in the field of law. Read the full interview here.


March 30, 2013
The principal partner of Clifford Law Offices, Robert Clifford, was featured as number #77 in Chicago Magazine’s "2013 100 Most Powerful Chicagoans." Clifford is described as "This pitbull is the unofficial dean of the Chicago legal community, with an enviable string of victories and high-profile leadership roles in law groups." To view the full list of the most powerful Chicagoans in 2013, click here. To read Robert Clifford’s profile on the list visit this link.


January 30, 2013
Robert A. Clifford was named as Chicago Lawyer’s 2012 Person of the Year. The featured piece discusses Clifford’s upbringing, education, and professional life as a trial lawyer. The full Chicago Lawyer article can be downloaded here or read online here.


2011

March 30, 2011
Robert A. Clifford was featured in a Chicago Magazine article titled "For Chicago Lawyer Bob Clifford, 9/11 Case Could Be His Biggest Yet." In the piece Clifford discusses his biggest case yet, the 9/11 lawsuit. "When I see a wrong, I want to right it," says Clifford. Read the full Chicago Magazine article online here.


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