Corboy & Demetrio Lawyers Edward Willer and Kenneth Lumb Selected as Leading Lawyers
Chicago Personal Injury Lawyers Ed Willer and Ken Lumb Members of the Leading Lawyers Network
Corboy & Demetrio is proud to announce that Chicago personal injury lawyers Edward G. Willer and Kenneth T. Lumb have been selected for inclusion in the Leading Lawyers Network. The Network is composed of the top 5% of all Illinois lawyers. Both attorneys were recommended for this honor by their peers in the legal community. Willer was recommended in the categories of personal injury law and civil appellate law; Lumb was recommended in the categories of personal injury law and military law.
Willer and Lumb join their fellow Corboy & Demetrio personal injury and medical malpractice attorneys, David R. Barry, Jr., Robert J. Bingle, Philip H. Corboy, Philip Harnett Corboy, Jr., Michael K. Demetrio, Thomas A. Demetrio, Shawn S. Kasserman, Daniel M. Kotin, Francis Patrick Murphy, Susan J. Schwartz, and René A. Torrado, Jr., as Leading Lawyers. Named Partner and President of the Chicago personal injury law firm Corboy & Demetrio, Tom Demetrio, enjoys the distinction of being one of the top five Leading Lawyers in Illinois.
The Leading Lawyers Network recognizes attorneys who are "true leaders within their area of law." The four-phase selection process begins with a survey of every lawyer listed in Sullivan's Law Directory, followed by interviews with the lawyers most frequently nominated, continued with an ethical evaluation of those attorneys, and finally an intensive review by the Leading Lawyers Network Advisory Board.
Ed Willer joined the Chicago personal injury law firm of Corboy & Demetrio in 1994 and concentrates his practice in construction negligence, product liability, premises liability and vehicular negligence. He is a member of the American Bar Association, the American Association for Justice, the Illinois State Bar Association, the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, the Chicago Bar Association, and the American Judicature Society. Willer received his law degree from DePaul University College of Law and his undergraduate degree from DePaul University.
Ken Lumb joined Corboy & Demetrio in 1995 after a tour of duty in the United States Army. As a captain in the Army's Judge Advocate General's Corps (JAG Corps), Mr. Lumb served four years as the Medical Claims Judge Advocate at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C. His duties at the Defense Department's largest medical facility included medical malpractice defense and hospital law. He has served as a Special Assistant United States Attorney and, in 2003, served a six-month active-duty tour in support of operation "Enduring Freedom." He is currently a major in the U.S. Army Reserve.
Ken is a member of the American Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association, American Association for Justice, Illinois State Bar Association, where he is a member of the Standing Committee on Military Affairs, and the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, serving on the Medical Negligence Committee. He received his law degree from DePaul University College of Law and his undergraduate degree from Notre Dame University.