Five Corboy & Demetrio Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers in America - 2014 Edition
Five partners at Corboy & Demetrio have been named to Best Lawyers in America – 2014 Edition. The Chicago law firm’s founding partner Thomas A. Demetrio was chosen for the 25th consecutive year, since the inception of Best Lawyers in America. Corboy & Demetrio partners David R. “Chip” Barry, Jr., Philip Harnett “Flip” Corboy, Jr., Michael K. Demetrio and Rene A. Torrado, Jr. were also named to the list.
Thomas Demetrio, Philip Corboy, Jr. and Michael Demetrio were selected in the category of Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs. Rene Torrado was selected in the category of Commercial Litigation. David Barry, Jr. was selected in the category of Medical Malpractice – Plaintiffs.
In addition, David R. Barry, Jr. was named Medical Malpractice Lawyer of the Year – in Chicago for 2014. This is the second time a lawyer at Corboy & Demetrio was selected for that elite designation. Thomas Demetrio was named Medical Malpractice Lawyer of the Year in 2011 by Best Lawyers in America.
“These prestigious designations reflect the dedication and success of each of our lawyers in their respective areas of practice,” Thomas Demetrio said.
All five Corboy & Demetrio partners were selected by their peers for inclusion in Best Lawyers of America 2014, which has been published annually since 1983. Because the peer review selection process is exhaustive, relying on almost 50,000 leading attorneys who cast votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers, and because no fee is involved to be listed, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the “definitive guide to legal excellence,” according to the legal directory.