David Barry and Susan Schwartz Secure Record-Setting $22 Million Verdict for Family in Death of Mother After Childbirth

February 2008

David Barry appeared on CBS Channel 2, NBC Channel 5 and ABC Chanel 7, and radio stations WBBM and WGN on the record-setting verdict of $22 million for the death of a mother after childbirth. The case was also featured in Chicago Lawyer. Along with his partner, Susan Schwartz, Barry tried the case in the Circuit Court of Cook County. It is the largest verdict in Illinois history for the death of a woman.