Robert A. Clifford,
Founder and Senior Partner, Clifford Law Offices
Clifford Law Offices has been selected by U.S. News and World Report and Best Lawyers as a 2016 "Best Law Firm" in six legal categories. Both U.S. News and World Report and Best Lawyers ranked more than 12,000 firms in the United States.
Keith A. Hebeisen, partner at Clifford Law Offices, will be addressing the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association (ITLA) on "Maximizing Damages Outside of Cook County" at its annual Damages Seminar Feb. 13.
Sarah F. King, associate at Clifford Law Offices, is Co-Chair of the Planning Committee for Women Everywhere: Partners in Service, Inc.'s annual holiday fundraiser.
Sean P. Driscoll, partner at Clifford Law Offices, spoke in London, England, to a group of barristers and solicitors on litigating personal injury cases in America and the impact of technology on trying these cases in a courtroom.
Bob Clifford spoke to DePaul Law School students about what they can expect in their legal careers. He was joined by William Chamberlain, DePaul's Assistant Dean and Director of Law Career Services. "I became a better lawyer when I recognized that what I'm doing is not about me - it's about the people you represent who need you to make good judgments for them. They need you to be calm in the middle of the storm," Clifford told them.
Bob Clifford attended a celebration honoring long-time Chicago Daily Law Bulletin reporter John Rooney who received a byline posted on the famed Billy Goat tavern's wall. Rooney, who recently retired from the paper following decades of reporting and thousands of bylines, was honored at the Chicago restaurant made famous by the late comedian John Belushi who shouted "Cheezborger, Cheezborger" as they flipped burgers for patrons on Saturday Night Live.
Craig Squillace, associate at Clifford Law Offices, obtained a record $4 million settlement on behalf of a 60-year-old woman who was killed when her vehicle was struck from behind by a tractor-trailer truck on I-80. The settlements represents a record in Will County for the wrongful death of a woman over 60.