Patrick A. Salvi II joined Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C. in 2007. He concentrates his legal practice on cases concerning personal injury, medical malpractice and product liability. During his first trial as lead attorney, Mr. Salvi secured a $1.28 million verdict on behalf of a teen who had her leg and knee cap broken in an accident. Mr. Salvi also achieved a record breaking jury verdict on behalf of one of his clients in excess of $33 million. The case involved a teenager who was paralyzed in a motor vehicle collision. Additionally, he has secured a $29.1 million medical malpractice verdict brought in federal court. In recognition for his outstanding legal work, Patrick was named to Law Bulletin Publishing Company’s 2011 “40 Under Forty” attorney list recognizing Illinois’s top up and coming lawyers. He was also selected as a 2012 “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers and as a member into The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 under 40 organization. Patrick was also the recipient of a 2012 Award for Trial Lawyer Excellence by The Jury Verdict Reporter and Law Bulletin Publishing Company.
Mr. Salvi received his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Colorado and his law degree from the University of Notre Dame. At Notre Dame he received the award from the International Academy of Trial Lawyers for excellence in trial advocacy.
Additional credentials and distinctions include: memberships in the Lake County Bar Association, the Chicago Bar Association, the American Bar Association, the Illinois State Bar Association where he is a member of the Standing Committee on Judicial Evaluations. Mr. Salvi is involved with and a member of the American Association for Justice where he sits on the Board of Governors. He is also an active member on the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, where he sits as a Co-Chair on the seminar planning committee, serves on the Board of Advocates and co-authored the 2010 Medical Malpractice Trial Notebook on Informed Consent. Also, Mr. Salvi has been a judge at ABA and AAJ trial competitions, as well as ABA Moot Court competitions. In addition, Mr. Salvi has been a speaker at the MBA business law class at Kellogg’s School of Management and for the class “Personal Injury Litigation” at Notre Dame Law School.
Mr. Salvi is active in community service. He was formerly the chairman and currently sits on the Board of Advisors for St. Agnes of Bohemia Elementary School in the southwest side of Chicago.
- J.D., Cum Laude, University of Notre Dame Law School (2007)
- B.A., with Distinction, University of Colorado (2004)
- U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit (2008)
- U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois (2008)
- Illinois Bar (2007)