Andrew Burkavage was named an associate at Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C. in 2014, after working at the firm as a staff attorney. He concentrates his legal practice on personal injury, defective products, mass torts and medical malpractice cases. In 2016, Mr. Burkavage was named a Rising Star by Illinois Super Lawyers.
In 2016, Mr. Burkavage obtained a record-setting $4.5 million settlement on behalf of a man who was injured after falling from a balcony. The settlement represents the largest porch collapse settlement in Illinois history. Additionally, Mr. Burkavage obtained a $1.4 million verdict in November 2016 on behalf of a woman who was injured in a Roscoe, Ill. parking lot accident.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Burkavage served as a law clerk for the United States Court Of Appeals for the Third Circuit and for an Illinois non-profit legal organization.
Mr. Burkavage received his Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and International Peace Studies from the University of Notre Dame and his law degree from Loyola University Chicago’s School of Law. While in law school, Mr. Burkavage was an Associate Editor for Loyola’s International Law Review, studied abroad in Beijing, China, received an International Law Certificate, and was named to the Dean’s list.
Additional credentials and distinctions Andrew Burkavage holds include: memberships in the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, the Chicago Bar Association, the Illinois State Bar Association, and the American Association for Justice.