CHICAGO, IL (February 13, 2013) – Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C., announced today the hiring of Jeffrey J. Kroll, one of Chicago’s most well-respected plaintiffs’ lawyers. The bold move continues to position the firm as one of the top personal injury law firms in Illinois.
Mr. Kroll, who spent 17-years with Chicago’s Clifford Law Offices and most recently as the principal of the Law Offices of Jeffrey J. Kroll, will be joining Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C., as a partner, focusing his practice in the areas of medical malpractice, personal injury and wrongful death cases. He has secured more than $175 million in verdicts and settlements on behalf of his clients.
“Jeff is one of the most talented trial lawyers around and already has an impressive success record,” said Patrick A. Salvi, the managing equity partner of Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C. “In my opinion, there are only a handful of lawyers out there of his caliber. … He will be a wonderful advocate for our clients, and an outstanding addition to our legal team.”
Mr. Kroll is widely recognized for his legal ability, including: AV Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell (highest rating possible), The Best Lawyers in America “Personal Injury Litigation” (2011-present), Leading Attorneys in Illinois (2004-present), Illinois Super Lawyers (2005-present), Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Illinois (2010-present) and 40 Under 40: Promising Young Advocates (National Law Journal, 2002). He is also an active member of numerous legal organizations, including the American Association for Justice (AAJ) and Illinois Trial Lawyers Association (ITLA). He is also an elected member of the DePaul University Board of Trustees.
In addition to practicing law, Mr. Kroll has taught courses on the law and trial advocacy at his alma mater, DePaul University, as well as at the University of Northwestern Law School and John Marshall Law School.
Originally from the south side of Chicago, Mr. Kroll attended Marist High School. He currently lives in a western suburb with his wife and two children.
“Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C., has an impeccable reputation. … It’s where good trial lawyers want to work,” said Mr. Kroll. “There isn’t a law firm in the city I’d rather call my home.”
Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C., is a leading Chicago personal injury firm with offices in Chicago (22 West Washington Street, Suite 1600, Chicago IL 60602) and Waukegan (218 North Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, Waukegan, IL 60085). In addition to representing clients in catastrophic personal injury, medical malpractice, aviation and product liability cases, the firm focuses on car and truck accidents, airplane and train accidents, construction injuries, birth injuries, brain injuries, unsafe properties and animal attacks. The firm has obtained more than $800 million on behalf of its clients in personal injury and wrongful death cases, including 198 multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements. For more information, call 877-975-7991 or use the firm’s online contact form.