Illinois attorney Patrick A. Salvi believes that victims of negligent conduct should have access to prompt answers and legal help. Since 1982, the firm he founded, now known as Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C., has remained committed to client service.
Today, the firm has 12 lawyers and more than 25 staff members. The firm has an office in Chicago and one in Waukegan.
As of 2011, Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C., had obtained more than $900 million in verdicts and settlements on behalf of our injury clients. Our record includes 200 cases with verdicts or settlements of $1 million or more. The law firm’s equity partners have been named among the top 5 percent of attorneys in Illinois, as ranked by our legal peers.
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The firm handles vehicle accident claims arising from truck accidents, motorcycle accidents, pedestrian accidents, bicycle accidents, transportation accidents, DOT highway construction accidents, drunk driving accidents, and reckless driving accidents.
The firm’s personal injury lawyers also represent clients on medical malpractice claims involving birth injuries, cerebral palsy, brachial plexus, misdiagnosis, cancer misdiagnosis, wrongful death, shoulder dystocia, Erb’s palsy and Klumpke’s palsy.
Local companies providing employment in Lake County include major corporations such as Baxter Healthcare Corporation, and Takeda Pharmaceuticals North America, plus a number of smaller manufacturing and distribution firms. The Naval Station Great Lakes, a training center where millions of sailors have started their Navy careers, is just south of Waukegan and provides steady employment for Lake County residents.
Lake County, Illinois, has a number of hospitals strategically located throughout the county. In addition to Waukegan’s two hospitals, Vista Medical Center East and Vista Medical Center West, Lake County is served by the Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington; the Advocate Condell Medical Center located in Libertyville; Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital in Lake Forest; and the Cancer Treatment Centers of America, which operates a facility in Zion.
The Nineteenth Judicial Circuit Court of Lake County, Illinois, encompasses Lake County. A unified, three-tiered judiciary, consisting of the Circuit Court, Appellate Court, and Supreme Court, serves IL. The Circuit Court is a court of general jurisdiction with original jurisdiction in all civil matters such as medical malpractice, nursing home negligence, personal injury cases, and all criminal matters. The main Lake County Courthouse is located in downtown Waukegan on County Street at Madison Avenue.