The Largest Personal Injury Verdict in Illinois History: $127,000,000

Exceptional Success in Chicago Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury Cases

For over 40 years, Goldberg & Goldberg has successfully represented victims of medical malpractice and other types of negligence in Chicago, throughout Illinois, and across the U.S. With members licensed to practice law in Illinois, New York, Florida, Colorado, and California, the firm has tried or settled cases in 23 states.

The Chicago medical malpractice lawyers at Goldberg & Goldberg focus on specialized injury cases such as obstetrical malpractice and claims brought on behalf of children with catastrophic brain injuries. In addition, Goldberg & Goldberg's attorneys represent clients in cases involving products liability, premises liability (including slip-and-fall cases), construction negligence, wrongful death, car accidents, trucking accidents, railroad accidents, and other types of personal injury. Goldberg & Goldberg also represents plaintiffs in complex commercial litigation.

Almost $1 Billion Recovered For Our Clients

With an unparalleled track record, the Chicago medical malpractice lawyers at Goldberg & Goldberg have attained more than 135 verdicts and settlements in excess of $1 million each--recovering for its clients an aggregate total of nearly $1 billion.

In a drug product liability case, Senior partner Barry Goldberg achieved the largest individual personal injury award in Illinois history--an award of more than $127 million. Recent verdicts and settlement awards in favor of Goldberg & Goldberg clients include

  • $12 million in a case of obstetrical malpractice
  • $16 million in a case involving over-radiation of a cancer survivor
  • More than $7 million in a wrongful death case involving a misdiagnosed post-surgical bleed
  • $18 million in a case of a brain-injured child
  • $9 million in each of two cases involving children with brain injuries.

The senior partners of Goldberg & Goldberg, twin brothers Barry and Barth, exemplify the entire firm's commitment to zealous advocacy for its clients. Faced with difficult circumstances, the siblings had to start working at the age of 13. Their work ethic and dedication to their clients have been proven in cases that led to changes in laws, creating new protections for the rights of the injured.

The Chicago medical malpractice  attorneys at Goldberg & Goldberg stand ready to help you evaluate and pursue you legal rights.

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Barry Goldberg Honored by the Cook County Jury Verdict Reporter for the Largest Personal Injury Verdict in the History of Cook County
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