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At the law office of Vinkler McArdle Frost, we are very proud of the successes that have been achieved for our clients. Our Chicagoland and Northern Illinois personal injury attorneys have the experience and knowledge needed to provide you with the best possible outcomes through sound, informed legal counsel.
Our successes include:
These are just a few of our notable cases:
$6,000,000 settlement for a Chicago family whose father was a victim of wrongful death at Cook County Hospital
$5,100,000 on behalf of the husband and children of deceased mother who was a victim of medical malpractice.
$5,000,000 for failure to follow up on an abnormal pap smear
$4,500,000 recovery for improper administration of anesthesia.
$4,000,000 for an infant born with brain damage
$4,000,000 for failure to diagnose pyelonephritis, a serious kidney infection
$2,750,000 for delay in diagnosis of breast cancer
$2,500,000 for death due to a delay in diagnosis and subsequent required surgery.
$2,100,000 settlement for total blindness following back surgery
$2,000,000 against Central DuPage Hospital and Physician for wrong medication
$1,700,000 verdict for death due to failure to recognize and treat appendicitis.
$1,150,000 settlement for unnecessary hysterectomy.
$900,000 for improperly performed lumbar laminectomy.
$740,000 recovery for failure to recognize and treat pulmonary embolism.
$700,000 for death from cardiac arrhythmia the day after hospital discharge.
$600,000 for failure to make adequate suicide assessments.
$500,000 for improperly performed leg surgery.
$2,100,000 for construction worker injured in a fall at work
$2,000,000 for brain injuries and facial fractures due to improperly barricaded construction site.
$1,651,000 to the family of a man killed by concrete which fell from a truck.
$1,600,000 record pre-trial settlement for construction worker who broke his ankle due to a stairway collapse
$1,455,183 to bicycle rider in a marked bike lane injured because of inadequate construction barricades/guards.
$1,000,000 plus $2,500 per month for life when defendant construction company was insolvent and $1,000,000 was the limits of insurance coverage.
$4,800,000 on behalf of child who sustained brain damage as a result of a car accident
$2,750,000 settlement on the eve of trial for 77-year-old woman struck by a vehicle
$1,320,000 arbitration award for injured motor vehicle passenger
$700,000 to a 65-year-old Lake County woman injured in a head on collision
$500,000 for a man injured in a motorcycle accident
$500,000 for death of woman from blocked trach tube
$500,000 for mistreatment of 85-year-old woman
$1,200,000 settlement for a minor sexually assaulted in a hospital psychiatric ward
$200,000 slip and fall case
$150,000 for a slip and fall at West Suburban Hospital
$600,000 for defective knee replacement