William Gibbs Selected in "40 Illinois Attorneys Under Forty to Watch"
William Gibbs, a personal injury trial attorney at Corboy & Demetrio, has been named one of the 2009 "40 Illinois Attorneys Under Forty to Watch" by the Law Bulletin Publishing Company, publishers of the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin and Chicago Lawyer magazine.
The Selection Committee for this year’s list received over 1000 nominations from around the world. The Committee looked for young lawyers who were intelligent, passionate, and hard working, and had scores of successful verdicts, a desire to help the community and a willingness to work hard at their profession. Adam Hrejsa, Chair of the Committee, said that the lawyers selected are "attorneys that clients would feel fortunate to have handling their legal matters."
"Bill is very deserving of this honor," said Thomas Demetrio, named partner at Corboy & Demetrio. "He is hard working, dedicated and passionate about his work and as a result, has been quite successful in securing excellent settlements and verdicts for his clients. But he is also very dedicated to the community and his family. We are proud of him and all he has accomplished."